2 CD / Warner Classics / 2014-02-25Works: Franz Lehár: Friederike, operetta in 3 acts
Conductors: Walberg, Heinz
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Opera Chorus; Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Many vinyl records are invaluable documents of their time. No series shows this as clearly as the Cologne recordings in the enthusiastically received Electrola Collection,...continue...
Donath, Dallapozza, Heinz Wallberg/Munich Radio Orchestra
The only recording of this gorgeous Lehar work, dealing with the early life of Goethe and his love for the title character, is a profo...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-07-30Conductors: Wallberg, Heinz
Ensemble: Bavarian State Radio Chorus; Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Composed by Carl Millocker in 1884, the three act Viennese operetta, Gasparone, was among Millocker's most successful works. It was first performed in 1884 in...continue...
Franz Lehar: Das Furstenkind (The Prince's Child) / Chen Reiss; Mary Mills; Matthias Klink; Ralf Simon / Ulf Schirmer
2 CD / CPO / 2013-06-25Works: Franz Lehár: Das Fürstenkind (Maids of Athens), operetta in 2 acts
Performers: Cilic, Marko; Eberle, Christian; Holzhauser, Theresa; Klink, Matthias; Mills, Mark; Peter, Mauro [Tenor Vocal]; Raudales, Henry; Reiss, Chen; Schorner, Jorg; Simon, Ralf
Conductors: Schirmer, Ulf
Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Das Fuerstenkind (The Prince's Child) has always been an "insider's tip" in Lehár's oeuvre, and the composer himself regarded this robbers' tale from Greece premiered...continue...
Recording information: Prinzregententheater, München (11/28/2010)....continue...
1 CD / Nightingale Classics / 2013-05-28Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: The Tsar's Bride; Ambroise Thomas: Hamlet; Vincenzo Bellini: I Puritani, opera; Il Pirata, opera; Gaetano Donizetti: Anna Bolena
Performers: d'Artegna, Francesco Ellero; Gruberova, Edita; Kim, Ettore; Rosner, Anton; Schmidt, Monika; Siegele, Dankwart; Uhlmann, Gisela; Weber, Heinrich
Conductors: Luisi, Fabio
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Chorus; Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
The philosophy and artistic work of the Romantic period exhibits a curious interest in the phenomenon of insanity. Featuring scenes from I Puritani, Il Pirata,...continue...
1 CD / BR Klassik / 2013-05-28Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Warnung, K 433 (416c); Der Zauberer, K 472; Ridente la calma, K 152 (210a); Das Veilchen, K 476; Die Verschweigung, K 518; Abendempfindung, K 523; Un moto di gioia, K 579; Le...
Performers: Altmann, Hans; Grummer, Elisabeth; Kmentt, Waldemar
Conductors: Eichhorn, Kurt; Stein, Horst
Ensemble: ; Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Elisabeth Schilz Grummer was a German soprano. She has been described as "a singer blessed with elegant musicality, warm-hearted sincerity, and a voice of exceptional...continue...