1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2006-01-13Works: Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; The Flying Dutchman; Die Walküre
Performers: Davis, Ben; Ljungberg, Gota; Melchior, Lauritz; Parr, Gladys; Schorr, Friedrich; Schumann, Elisabeth [Lyric Soprano]
Conductors: Coates, Albert; Collingwood, Lawrance; Blech, Leo; Heger, Robert
Ensemble: ; Berlin State Opera Chorus; Berlin State Opera Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
Freidrich Schorr was the leading heroic baritone in Germany during the 1920s. His studio and live recordings reveal him to have been the perfect embodiment...continue...
2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2005-03-08Works: Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera
Performers: Amner, Richard; Berganza, Teresa [Mezzo Soprano Vocals]; Cotrubas, Ileana; Domingo, Placido; Fyson, Leslie; Harling, Stuart; Kenny, Yvonne; Laine, Jean; Lloyd, Robert [Bass Voice]; Main, George; Miln...
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
"Superbly disciplined, Abbado's performance nails its colours to the mast at the very start in a breathtakingly fast account of the opening prelude. Through the...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2003-11-04Works: Frederick Delius: Koanga, opera, RT i/4; A Song of the High Hills, for wordless chorus & orchestra, RT ii/6
Performers: Barry, Elaine; Bingham, Peter; Bowen, Miriam; Capp, Eleanor; Erwen, Keith; Estes, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Herincx, Raimund; Hill, Valerie; Holmes, Eugene; Lindsey, Claudia; Warrick-Smith, Pamela
Conductors: Groves, Charles, Sir
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Note: This title is rare and is considered a collector’s item. It is priced according to its common market value. If the record label that...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2003-10-14Works: Christoph Willibald Gluck: Orfeo; George Frederick Handel: Rodelinda; MEDLEY; Atalanta; Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63; Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio; Franz Schubert: An die Musik, D 547; Der Musensohn, D 764/...
Performers: Boyd Neel String Orchestra; Ferrier, Kathleen; Gilbert, Max; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus; London Philharmonic Orchestra, The; London Symphony Orchestra; McCallum, David; National Symphony Orchestra;...
Conductors: Sargent, Malcolm, Sir; Stiedry, Fritz; Neel, (Louis) Boyd; Boult, Adrian; Walter, Bruno
Ensemble: ; London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; National Symphony Orchestra; Southern Philharmonic Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
One of the most celebrated English Singers, contralto Kathleen Ferrior brought a unique level of musicianship and emotional commitment to everything she performed during her...continue...
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2000-09-12Works: Richard Wagner: Siegfried
Performers: Bockelmann, Rudolf; Easton, Florence; Gruhn, Nora; Habich, Eduard; Melchior, Lauritz; Olszewska, Maria; Reiss, Albert; Schipper, Dr. Emil; Schorr, Friedrich; Tessmer, Heinrich
Conductors: Heger, Robert; Alwin, Carl; Coates, Albert
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
This historic first attempt at a "complete" recording of Siegfried was compiled in the 1930s from four different performances with some variations in the casting...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1994-01-11Performers: Baltsa, Agnes; Carreras, Jose; Hintermeier, Margaretha
Conductors: Domingo, Placido
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Tallis Chamber Choir
1 CD / Preiser / 1992-11-01Works: Gaetano Donizetti: La Favorita; Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore; Richard Wagner: Götterdämmerung; Tristan und Isolde; Camille Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila, Op. 47; Georges Bizet: Carmen,...
Performers: Anday, Rosette; Dawson, Herbert
Conductors: Alwin, Carl; Prüwer, Julius; Heger, Robert
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra