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Offenbach: Orpheus in the Underworld / Donald Grobe, Julia Migenes Johnson, Hans Beirer, Astrid Varnay, Helmuth Lohner. Lopez Cobos [2 DVD]
Offenbach: Orpheus in the Underworld / Donald Grobe, Julia Migenes Johnson, Hans Beirer, Astrid Varnay, Helmuth Lohner. Lopez Cobos [2 DVD]

2 DVD Video / Arthaus DVD / 2013-08-27

Works: Jacques Offenbach: Orpheus in the Underworld
Performers: Beirer, Hans; Bernard, Annabelle; Grobe, Donald; Johnson, Julia Migenes; Malone, Carol; Martin, Janis; Maus, Peter; Shirley, George; Varnay, Astrid
Conductors: Lopez Cobos, Jesus
Ensemble: Deutsche Opera Berlin Chrous; Deutsche Opera Berlin Orchestra

In the early 1980s Gotz Friedrich created his own contemporary version of the operetta at the Deutsche Oper Berlin, in German, filled with allusions to...continue...
Run Time: 188 min.
Region: 0
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo,
Subtitles: English, German
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AHM 101679
Great Wagner Singers / Kirsten Flagstad, Birgit Nilsson, Astrid Varnay, Josef Greindl, Hans Hotter, Siegfried Lorenz, Lauritz Melchior [6 CDs]
Great Wagner Singers / Kirsten Flagstad, Birgit Nilsson, Astrid Varnay, Josef Greindl, Hans Hotter, Siegfried Lorenz, Lauritz Melchior [6 CDs]

6 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2013-04-30

Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman; Rienzi; Tannhäuser und der Sängerkrieg auf Wartburg; Lohengrin; Tristan und Isolde; Das Rheingold; Die Walküre; Siegfried; Götterdämmerun...
Performers: Borg, Kim; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Flagstad, Kirsten [Soprano Vocals]; Greindl, Josef; Hann, Georg; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Janowitz, Gundula [Soprano vocals]; Jones, Gwyn...
Conductors: Hollreiser, Heinrich; Pitz, Wilhelm; Böhm, Karl; Leitner, Ferdinand; Heger, Robert; Kraus, Richard; Ludwig, Leopold; Gerdes, Otto; Gurlitt, Manfred; Weigert, Herman; Solti, Sir Georg; Tietjen, H...
Ensemble: ; Bavarian State Orchestra; Berlin State Opera Orchestra; Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele; Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin; RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin

An outstanding 6 CD set for the Wagner fan in all of us!

"They don't make Wagner singers like that anymore" - "There has never

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Voices of Italian Opera - Bellini, Donizetti, Rossini, Verdi, Puccini / Gigli, Caruso, Bjorling, Gobbi, Callas, Scotto et al.
Voices of Italian Opera - Bellini, Donizetti, Rossini, Verdi, Puccini / Gigli, Caruso, Bjorling, Gobbi, Callas, Scotto et al.

5 CD / EMI Classics / 2012-07-31

Works: Vincenzo Bellini: Norma, opera; La sonnambula, opera; I Capuleti e Montecchi, opera; Gaetano Donizetti: L' elisir d'amore, opera; Lucia di Lammermoor; La Favorita; Gioachino Rossini: Il barbiere di S...
Performers: Alagna, Roberto; Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Arroyo, Martina; Baltsa, Agnes; Barbieri, Fedora; Basiola, Marco; Bergonzi, Carlo; Bjorling, Jussi [Tenor Vocal]; Blake, Rockwell; Bonisolli, Franco; Borg...
Conductors: Serafin, Tullio; Eichhorn, Kurt; Pidò, Evelino; Fistoulari, Anatole; Sabajno, Carlo; Davis, Colin; Robinson, Stanford; Goehr, Walter; Vittorio, Gui; Levine, James; Albergoni, Angelo; Norrington,...

These two compilations present a sampling of the many outstanding voices captured on record by EMI Classics over the past century in the field of...continue...
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EMI 405092
Wagner: Die Walkürie
Wagner: Die Walkürie

3 CD / Archipel / 2012-01-01

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre
Performers: Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Lorenz, Max; Milinkovic, Georgine von; Modl, Martha; Nilsson, Birgit [Soprano Vocal]; Varnay, Astrid; Wilfert, Herta
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
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ACP 0282
Richard Wagner: Götterdämmerung Complete Act 3
Richard Wagner: Götterdämmerung Complete Act 3

1 CD / Archipel / 2012-01-01

Works: Richard Wagner: Siegfried; Götterdämmerung
Performers: Elias, Rosalind [Mezzo-Soprano]; Glaz, Herta; Lubomir Vichegonov; Shakeh Varkanasian; Varnay, Astrid; Vinay, Ramon
Conductors: Mitropoulos, Dimitri
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ACP 0468
100 Best Soprano Arias
100 Best Soprano Arias

6 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-11-01

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata BWV 51; Cantata no 208, "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!" (Hunt) BWV 208; George Frederick Handel: Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio; Joshua; Rinaldo; Alcina; Serse; I...
Performers: Anderson, June [Soprano Vocal]; Argenta, Nancy; Augér, Arleen [Soprano]; Behrens, Hildegard; Bella, Benito di; Caballé, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Ciof...
Conductors: Huggett, Monica; Schreier, Peter; Parrott, Andrew; Mackerras, Charles; Fischer, Georg; Trevor, Kirk; Hickox, Richard; Haïm, Emmanuelle; Biondi, Fabio [Violin]; Barbirolli, John; Rousset, Christo...
Ensemble: ; Europa Galante; Le Concert d'Astrée ; Les Talens Lyriques; Sonnerie; Taverner Players
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Leoncavallo: I Pagliacci; Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana [Highlights] / Scotto, Carreras, Nurmela, Benelli
Leoncavallo: I Pagliacci; Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana [Highlights] / Scotto, Carreras, Nurmela, Benelli

1 CD / EMI Classics / 2011-09-13

Works: Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act; Ruggero Leoncavallo: Pagliacci; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Benelli, Ugo; Caballe, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, Jose [Tenor Vocal]; Hamari, Julia [Contralto Vocals]; Manuguerra, Matteo; Nurmela, Kari; Scotto, Renata [Soprano Vocals]; ...
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra

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Levine/The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra And Chorus / James Levine - Celebrating 40 Years At The Met / [21 DVD]
Levine/The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra And Chorus / James Levine - Celebrating 40 Years At The Met / [21 DVD]

21 DVD Video / Decca / 2010-12-07

Works: Alban Berg: Lulu; Wozzeck, Op. 7; John Corigliano: The Ghosts of Versailles; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492; Giacomo Puccini: Il Trittico; Bedrich...
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Bacquier, Gabriel; Battle, Kathleen; Behrens, Hildegard; Blegen, Judith; Cassilly, Richard; Clark, Graham; Creech, Philip; Dalayman, Katarina; Devlin, Michael; Fassbaender, Brigitte; F...
Conductors: Levine, James
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

"An extraordinary career deserves an extraordinary tribute - which is exactly what the Metropolitan Opera has accomplished to mark the fortieth anniversary of James Levine's...continue...
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HBDirect Recommended Recording DEC 1135701355
Lauritz Melchior sings Wagner
Lauritz Melchior sings Wagner

2 CD / Preiser / 2010-05-11

Works: Richard Wagner: Rienzi; The Flying Dutchman; Tannhäuser; Lohengrin; Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; Tristan und Isolde; Die Walküre; Siegfried; Götterdämmerung; Parsifal; Sch...
Performers: Dilworth, Gordon; Flagstad, Kirsten [Soprano Vocals]; Janssen, Herbert; Varnay, Astrid
Conductors: Leinsdorf, Erich; McArthur, Edwin; Ormandy, Eugene

Generally regarded as the most important Wagner tenor in gramophone history, Lauritz Melchior observed every single demand that Wagner made scrupulously. We may regard his...continue...
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PSR 89242
Der Ring des Nibelungen [Bayreuth 1953]
Der Ring des Nibelungen [Bayreuth 1953]

14 CD / Gallo / 2010-02-23

Works: Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold; Die Walküre; Siegfried; Götterdämmerung
Performers: Falcon, Bruni; Friedland, Brunnhild; Greindl, Josef; Hinsch-Grondahl, Natalie; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Kuen, Paul; Litz, Gisela; Malaniuk, Ira; Neidlinger, Gustav [Bariton...
Conductors: Krauss, Clemens
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GLO 999791
Wagner: Die Walküre
Wagner: Die Walküre

4 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2010-02-23

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre
Performers: Falcon, Bruni; Friedland, Brunnhild; Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Litz, Gisela; Malaniuk, Ira; Plate, Sibylla; Resnik, Regina; Schubert, Erica; Sorrell, Lise; T...
Conductors: Krauss, Clemens
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HBIM 880028
Wagner: Siegfried
Wagner: Siegfried

4 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2010-02-23

Works: Richard Wagner: Siegfried
Performers: Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Kuen, Paul; Neidlinger, Gustav [Baritone Vocals]; Streich, Rita; Varnay, Astrid; Windgassen, Wolfgang [Tenor Vocals]
Conductors: Krauss, Clemens
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HBIM 880029
Wagner: Götterdämmerung
Wagner: Götterdämmerung

4 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2010-02-23

Works: Richard Wagner: Götterdämmerung
Performers: Greindl, Josef; Hinsch-Grondahl, Natalie; Ilosvay, Maria von; Litz, Gisela; Malaniuk, Ira; Neidlinger, Gustav [Baritone Vocals]; Plumacher, Hetty; Resnik, Regina; Uhde, Hermann; Varnay, Astrid; Windg...
Conductors: Krauss, Clemens
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HBIM 880034
Dokumente einer Sängerkarriere - Wolfgang Windgassen
Dokumente einer Sängerkarriere - Wolfgang Windgassen

1 CD / Preiser / 2009-11-10

Works: Richard Wagner: Tannhäuser; Die Walküre; Siegfried; Götterdämmerung; Eugen d'Albert: Tiefland; Albert Lortzing: Der Wildschütz
Performers: Czubok, Engelbert; Hann, Georg; Varnay, Astrid; Windgassen, Wolfgang [Tenor Vocals]; Wissmann, Lore
Conductors: Heger, Robert; Leitner, Ferdinand; Ludwig, Leopold; Rother, Artur

Wolfgang Windgassen's name is inseparably linked with the Bayreuth Festival and Wieland Wagner. He first performed there in 1951 in a production of Parsifal. A...continue...
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PSR 93457
Wagner: Die Walküre (1955), etc / Martha Mödl, Astrid Varnay, et al
Wagner: Die Walküre (1955), etc / Martha Mödl, Astrid Varnay, et al

4 CD / Testament / 2009-10-13

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre; Tannhäuser
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Graf, Maria [Mezzo-soprano]; Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Lammers, Gerda; Mödl, Martha; Milinkovic, Georgine vo...
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph

The release of Joseph Keilberth’s legendary stereo recordings of the first cycle of the 1955 Ring at Bayreuth brought Testament worldwide acclaim. Partly for recording...continue...
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TES 1432
Wagner: Die Walküre / Joseph Keilberth, et al
Wagner: Die Walküre / Joseph Keilberth, et al

3 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2009-09-08

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre
Performers: Borkh, Inge; Brivkalne, Paula; Bugarinovic, Melanie; Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ludwig, Hanna; Meining, Irmgard; Roesler, Trude; Siewert, Ruth; Thomamuller, Lieselotte; Topper, H...
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
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HBIM 903919
Wagner: Götterdämmerung / Joseph Keilberth, et al
Wagner: Götterdämmerung / Joseph Keilberth, et al

4 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2009-09-08

Works: Richard Wagner: Götterdämmerung
Performers: Bugarinovic, Melanie; Greindl, Josef; Lorenz, Max; Ludwig, Hanna; Modl, Martha; Neidlinger, Gustav [Baritone Vocals]; Siewert, Ruth; Topper, Hertha; Uhde, Hermann; Varnay, Astrid; Zimmermann, Erika
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
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HBIM 903917
Festival of the Primadonnas
Festival of the Primadonnas

3 CD / Profil Edition Gunter Hanssler / 2009-06-30

Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor; Arrigo Boito: Mefistofele; Giacomo Puccini: Tosca; Turandot; Gianni Schicchi, opera; Vincenzo Bellini: Norma, opera; Charles Gounod: Faust; Jacques Offenbach: ...
Performers: Anders, Peter; Barabas, Sari; Berger, Erna [Soprano vocals]; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Cebotari, Maria; Gedda, Nicolai [Tenor Vocals]; Groh, Herbert Ernst; Grummer, Elisabeth; Koth, Erika; Kupp...
Conductors: Serafin, Tullio; Rudolf, Max; Böhm, Karl; Prohaska, Felix; Schuchter, Wilhelm; Santini, Gabriele; Erede, Alberto; Weigert, Herman; Karajan, Herbert v.; Krips, Josef; Lehmann, Fritz; Reiner, Frit...
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PRF 08025
Icon - Montserrat Caballé sings Bellini, Donizetti, Rossini, Verdi, Puccini, Boito, Mascagni, Giordano
Icon - Montserrat Caballé sings Bellini, Donizetti, Rossini, Verdi, Puccini, Boito, Mascagni, Giordano

4 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-04-21

Works: Gioachino Rossini: Guglielmo Tell; Vincenzo Bellini: Il Pirata, opera; I Puritani, opera; Gaetano Donizetti: Poliuto; Giacomo Meyerbeer: Die Hugenoten; Giuseppe Verdi: Giovanna d'Arco; Macbeth; Un ba...
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Bainbridge, Elisabeth; Baratti, Giuseppe; Caballé, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, José [Tenor Vocal]; Cossotto, Fiorenza; Domingo, Placido; Ferrin, Agostino; Hama...
Conductors: Gardelli, Lamberto; Gavazzeni, Gianandrea; Muti, Riccardo; Mackerras, Charles; Levine, James; Guadagno, Anton; Giulini, Carlo Maria; Rudel, Julius; Bartoletti, Bruno; Lombard, Alain
Ensemble: Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome; London Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus; Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra...

Spanish soprano Montserrat Caballe was one of the world's leading operatic divas during the latter part of the 20th century. This 4-CD set brings together...continue...
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EMI 648452
The Record of Singing Vol 5 - From the LP to the Digital Era
The Record of Singing Vol 5 - From the LP to the Digital Era

10 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-03-10

Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman; Tannhäuser; Lohengrin; Die Walküre; Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; Tristan und Isolde; Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Die tote Stadt (The Dead City); Ar...
Performers: Alagna, Roberto; Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Allen, Thomas; Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Ameling, Elly [Soprano Vocal]; Anderson, June [Soprano Vocal]; Andre, Maurice [Trumpet]; Angelici, Martha; Argent...
Conductors: Ludwig, Leopold; Konwitschny, Franz; Dobroven, Issay; Weigert, Herman; Pr?tre, Georges; Prêtre, Georges; Cluytens, André; Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Karajan, Herbert v.; Kempe, Rudolf; Suss...
Ensemble: ; Collegium Vocale (Ghent); Consort of Musicke; Ensemble Artaserse; Ensemble Orchestral de Paris; Fretwork; Hesp?rion XX; Hespèrion XX ; Il Complesso Barocco; Il Seminario Musicale; La Grande &...

EMI Classics is proud to present two 10-CD boxed sets of 'The Record of Singing'. Together this collection offers a breath-taking overview of the past...continue...
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EMI 289492
R. Strauss: Elektra / Kraus, Varnay, Rysanek, Hotter, et al
R. Strauss: Elektra / Kraus, Varnay, Rysanek, Hotter, et al

2 CD / Capriccio / 2009-02-24

Works: Richard Strauss: Elektra
Performers: Fischer, Res; Horn, Heiner; Hotter, Hans; Melchert, Helmut; Rysanek, Leonie; Varnay, Astrid
Conductors:
Ensemble: Cologne West German Radio Chorus; Cologne West German Radio Symphony Orchestra

Leonie Rysanek, Astrid Varnay, Hans Hotter & Helmut Melchert Kolner Rundfunkchor & Orchester, Richard Kraus...continue...
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CAP 5008
Wagner: Götterdämmerung / Keilberth, Mödl, Windgassen, Greindl, Hotter, et al
Wagner: Götterdämmerung / Keilberth, Mödl, Windgassen, Greindl, Hotter, et al

4 CD / Testament / 2009-02-10

Works: Richard Wagner: Götterdämmerung
Performers: Brouwenstijn, Gre; Graf, Maria [Mezzo-soprano]; Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Milinkovic, Georgine von; Modl, Martha; Neidlinger, Gustav [Baritone Vocals]; Schar...
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra

Testament's highly acclaimed release of the legendary 1955 stereo recordings of the Ring made by Decca at Bayreuth featured the first of two cycles of...continue...

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TES 1433
50 Jahre Deutsche Oper am Rhein: Düsseldorf-Duisburg
50 Jahre Deutsche Oper am Rhein: Düsseldorf-Duisburg

2 CD / ARS Productions / 2008-09-01

Works: Richard Strauss: Ariadne Auf Naxos; Der Rosenkavalier; Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto; Macbeth; Aida, opera; Modest Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov; Giacomo Puccini: Tosca; La bohème; Il tabarro (The Clo...
Performers: Appel, Wolfgang; Azarmi, Nassrin; Behrens, Hildegard; Bjoner, Ingrid; Bodnik, Udo; Christoyiannopoulos, Tassis; Dürrler, Brigitte; Hamari, Julia [Contralto Vocals]; Hawkins, Gordon; Hollweg, Ils...
Conductors: Quennet, Arnold; Erede, Alberto; Patanè, Giuseppe; Schneider, Peter; Urbón, Hector; Kulka, János; Podic, Baldo; Stoehr, Andreas; Fiore, John; Joel, Alexander
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ARSP 38450
The Art of Dimitri Mitropoulos Vol. 2 - Broadcast Performances 1945-1955 - Mahler, Bach, et al
The Art of Dimitri Mitropoulos Vol. 2 - Broadcast Performances 1945-1955 - Mahler, Bach, et al

4 CD / Music & Arts / 2008-08-12

Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 6 in A minor "Tragic"; Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050; Sergey Prokofiev: Concerto for Piano no 3 in C major, Op. 26; Concerto for Pia...
Performers: Coppola, Carmine; Dow, Dorothy; Francescatti, Zino; koff, Mischa; Mitropoulos, Dimitri [Conductor/Piano]; Scarpini, Pietro; Varnay, Astrid
Conductors: Mitropoulos, Dimitri
Ensemble: NBC Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra

Few great conductors can be classified by just a few characteristics. Although this cautionary remark applies to Dimitri Mitropoulos, it seems safe to say that,...continue...
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M&A 1214
Wagner: The Great Operas from the Bayreuth Festival / Sawallisch, Nilsson, Rysanek, Silja, et al
Wagner: The Great Operas from the Bayreuth Festival / Sawallisch, Nilsson, Rysanek, Silja, et al

33 CD / Decca / 2008-06-17

Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman; Tannhäuser; Lohengrin; Tristan und Isolde; Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; Das Rheingold; Die Walküre; Siegfried; Götterdämmerung; Parsif...
Performers: Adam, Theo; Appel, Wolfgang; Böhme, Kurt [Bass Vocal]; Bauer, Hartmut; Bode, Hannelore; Browner, Alison; Bumbry, Grace; Burmeister, Annelies; Cervena, Sona; Cox, Jean; Crass, Franz; Dene, J&oacu...
Conductors: Sawallisch, Wolfgang; Böhm, Karl; Varviso, Silvio; Levine, James
Ensemble: ; Bayreuth Festival Orchestra

A special, limited edition 33-CD box set containing all of Wagner's operas from 'The Flying Dutchman' (1841) to his final masterpiece 'Parsifal' (1882) in performances...continue...
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DEC B001123902
Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen / Keilberth, et al
Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen / Keilberth, et al

14 CD / Testament / 2008-02-12

Works: Richard Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen
Performers: Blankenheim, Toni; Bolotine, Mina; Brouwenstijn, Gre; Graf, Maria [Mezzo-soprano]; Greindl, Josef; Hollweg, Ilse; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Kuen, Paul; Lammers, Gerda; Lusti...
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra

Testament is proud to present the first-ever stereo recording of the 'Ring' cycle featuring definitive performances by Wolfgang Windgassen as Siegfried, Hans Hotter as Wotan,...continue...
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TES 1412
Strauss: Salome / Stratas, Varnay /  Böhm, VPO [DVD]
Strauss: Salome / Stratas, Varnay / Böhm, VPO [DVD]

1 DVD Video / Deutsche Grammophon / 2007-07-10

Works: Richard Strauss: Salome, Op 54
Performers: Beirer, Hans; Schwarz, Hanna; Stratas, Teresa; Varnay, Astrid; Weikl, Bernd
Conductors: Böhm, Karl
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

"The staging and camera work are very competent, and the production by Götz Friedrich is thrilling. The orchestra playing is on the highest level. Böhm...continue...
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Country of Origin: USA
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Prima Voce - Leonard Warren
Prima Voce - Leonard Warren

2 CD / Nimbus Records / 2007-06-12

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Un ballo in maschera; Il Trovatore; Simon Boccanegra; Rigoletto; La forza del destino; Aida, opera; Otello; Falstaff; Traditional: Blow the man down; The drummer and the cook; The Dru...
Performers: Keast, Raymond; Milanov, Zinka [Soprano Vocal]; Peerce, Jan [Tenor Vocals]; Varnay, Astrid; Warren, Leonard [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Mitropoulos, Dimitri; Cellini, Renato; Perlea, Jonel; Bellezza, Vincenzo; Shaw, Robert; Black, Frank

Leonard Warren (1911-1960) was the acknowledged Metropolitan Opera successor to the previous leading baritone, Lawrence Tibbett. He dominated the Met stage, especially in Verdi roles,...continue...
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NIM 7939
Wagner: Die Walküre / Knappertsbusch, Varnay, et al
Wagner: Die Walküre / Knappertsbusch, Varnay, et al

3 CD / Urania (Italy) / 2007-03-27

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre
Performers: Bader, Helena; Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans; Ilosvay, Maria von; Lammers, Gerda; Lenchner, Paula; Milinkovic, Georgine von; Nilsson, Birgit; Plümacher, Hetty; Schärtel, Elisabeth; Scheppan,...
Conductors: Knappertsbusch, Hans
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra

This live performance, recorded at the Bayreuth Festival in 1957, is one of the most powerful and dramatic interretations of Die Walkure ever performed. In...continue...
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URA 316
Wagner: Die Walküre Act 3 / Karajan, et al
Wagner: Die Walküre Act 3 / Karajan, et al

1 CD / EMI Classics / 2007-03-06

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre
Performers: Bjorling, Sigurd; Friedland, Brunnhild; Lausch, Eleanor; Ludwig, Hanna; Malaniuk, Ira; Rysanek, Leonie; Siewert, Ruth; Thomamuller, Lieselotte; Topper, Hertha; Varnay, Astrid; Wild, Elfriede
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert v.
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
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Wagner: Götterdämmerung / Keilberth, et al
Wagner: Götterdämmerung / Keilberth, et al

4 CD / Testament / 2007-02-13

Works: Richard Wagner: Götterdämmerung
Performers: Bolotine, Mina; Brouwenstijn, Gré; Graf, Maria [Mezzo-soprano]; Greindl, Josef; Ilosvay, Maria von; Milinkovic, Georgine von; Neidlinger, Gustav [Baritone Vocals]; Schartel, Elisabeth; Uhde, H...
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Chorus

"So the great project reaches its glorious close, as magnificently conducted, played, and sung as the rest of this revelatory Ring. One wonders anew at...continue...
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Wagner: The Flying Dutchman / Keilberth, et al
Wagner: The Flying Dutchman / Keilberth, et al

2 CD / Testament / 2006-10-10

Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman
Performers: Lustig, Rudolf; Schartel, Elisabeth; Traxel, Josef; Uhde, Hermann; Varnay, Astrid; Weber, Ludwig [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra

At Bayreuth, Decca and their German subsidiary Teldec had already recorded 'Parsifal' and an unreleased 'Ring' cycle in 1951, and 'Lohengrin' in 1953. During the...continue...
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TES 1384
Wagner: Die Walküre / Keilberth, Varnay, Brouwenstijn, et al
Wagner: Die Walküre / Keilberth, Varnay, Brouwenstijn, et al

4 CD / Testament / 2006-06-13

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre
Performers: Brouwenstijn, Gre; Graf, Maria [Mezzo-soprano]; Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Lammers, Gerda; Milinkovic, Georgine von; Schartel, Elisabeth; Scheppan, Hilde; Var...
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra

"This is the second release in the much-awaited, almost legendary "missing" Ring from 1955 that was professionally recorded live at Bayreuth and then dumped because...continue...
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Ursula Schröder-Feinen Sings Fidelio, Die Walküre, Salome, Elektra, Die Frau ohne Schatten
Ursula Schröder-Feinen Sings Fidelio, Die Walküre, Salome, Elektra, Die Frau ohne Schatten

1 CD / Orfeo / 2006-05-26

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72; Richard Wagner: Die Walküre; Richard Strauss: Final Scene; Elektra; Die Frau ohne Schatten, Op. 65
Performers: Behrens, Hildegard; Berger, Cornelia; Brunsmeier, Peter; Ernest, Wilhelm; Feldhoff, Gerd; Karen-Smith, Linda; Kastu, Matti; Kosnowski, Zenon; Kozub, Ernst; Leyer, Heinz; Meven, Peter; Nimsgern, Siegm...
Conductors: Wich, Gunter; Schneider, Peter; Quennet, Arnold
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ORF 599061
Wagner: Siegfried / Joseph Keilberth, et al
Wagner: Siegfried / Joseph Keilberth, et al

4 CD / Testament / 2006-04-11

Works: Richard Wagner: Siegfried
Performers: Greindl, Josef; Hollweg, Ilse; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Kuen, Paul; Neidlinger, Gustav [Baritone Vocals]; Varnay, Astrid; Windgassen, Wolfgang [Tenor Vocals]
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Chorus

"Magnificent is the only word for it and the stereo definition is more vivid than one dared to expect. This is team-work on an exalted...continue...
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Strauss: Elektra / Rysanek, Varnay, Fischer-Dieskau, Bohm/VPO [DVD]
Strauss: Elektra / Rysanek, Varnay, Fischer-Dieskau, Bohm/VPO [DVD]

2 DVD Video / Deutsche Grammophon / 2005-11-08

Works: Richard Strauss: Elektra, Op. 58
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Ligendza, Catarina; Rysanek, Leonie; Varnay, Astrid
Conductors: Böhm, Karl
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

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Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen [Box Set]
Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen [Box Set]

13 CD / Orfeo / 2005-07-28

Works: Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold; Die Walküre; Siegfried; Götterdämmerung
Performers: Brouwenstijn, Gre; Greindl, Josef; Herwig, Alfons; Hollweg, Ilse; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Kamps, Luise Charlotte; Kuen, Paul; Lammers, Gerda; Lenchner, Paula; Madeira, Jea...
Conductors: Knappertsbusch, Hans
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ORF 660513
Verdi: La Traviata / Monteux, Carteri, Valletti, et al
Verdi: La Traviata / Monteux, Carteri, Valletti, et al

2 CD / Testament / 2005-07-12

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata; Il Trovatore; Simon Boccanegra; La forza del destino
Performers: Carteri, Rosanna; Caselli, Dario; Keast, Raymond; La Porta, Arturo [Baritone Vocal]; Maccagnani, Rina Allesandri; Marimpietri, Lidia; Monreale, Leonardo; Scarlini, Glauco; Tommaso, Salvatore De; Vall...
Conductors: Monteux, Pierre; Morel, Jean P.; Cellini, Renato
Ensemble: ; Rome Opera House Orchestra

This 1956 'Traviata' departed from the usual formula in that the conductor chosen was Pierre Monteux, an eminent figure in the field of French music...continue...
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TES 1369
Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer / Knappertsbusch, Varney
Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer / Knappertsbusch, Varney

2 CD / Urania (Italy) / 2005-03-01

Works: Richard Wagner: Tannhäuser
Performers: Schärtel, Elisabeth; Traxel, Josef; Uhde, Hermann; Varnay, Astrid; Weber, Ludwig; Windgassen, Wolfgang
Conductors: Knappertsbusch, Hans
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Chorus; Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
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URA 271
Richard Strauss: Elektra (Highlights)
Richard Strauss: Elektra (Highlights)

1 CD / Orfeo / 2004-12-01

Works: Richard Strauss: Elektra
Performers: Madeira, Jean; Marijke van der Lugt; Modl, Martha; Symonette, Randolph; Tarres, Enriqueta; Varnay, Astrid; Zadek, Hilde
Conductors: Quennet, Arnold
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ORF 661041
Hans Hotter in Grossen Szenen - Wagner, Pfitzner
Hans Hotter in Grossen Szenen - Wagner, Pfitzner

1 CD / Preiser / 2004-11-01

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre; Siegfried; Hans Pfitzner: Palestrina; Der arme Heinrich
Performers: Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Kuen, Paul; Patzak, Julius; Varnay, Astrid
Conductors: Krauss, Clemens; Kraus, Richard; Rosbaud, Hans
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra; Cologne West German Radio Symphony Orchestra; Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
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PSR 93435
Legendary Voices / Astrid Varnay
Legendary Voices / Astrid Varnay

1 CD / Preiser / 2004-10-01

Works: Richard Wagner: Lohengrin; Die Walküre; Tannhäuser; The Flying Dutchman; Tristan und Isolde; Parsifal; Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72; Carl Maria von Weber: Oberon
Performers: Varnay, Astrid
Conductors: Leinsdorf, Erich; Weigert, Herman; Sebastian, Georges
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PSR 89595
George London - 1953
George London - 1953

1 CD / Preiser / 2004-09-01

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492; Mentre ti lascio, o figlia, K 513; Per questa bella mano, K 612; Rivolgete a lui lo sguardo, K 584; Giuseppe Verdi...
Performers: London, George [Baritone Vocal]; Neikrug, George; Varnay, Astrid
Conductors: Walter, Bruno; Weigert, Herman
Ensemble: ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra
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PSR 90580
Lebendige Vergangenheit - Leonard Warren Vol 3
Lebendige Vergangenheit - Leonard Warren Vol 3

1 CD / Preiser / 2004-02-01

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto; Il Trovatore; La traviata; Simon Boccanegra; La forza del destino; Otello; Ruggero Leoncavallo: Pagliacci, opera; Giacomo Puccini: La bohème; Irish Traditional: Lond...
Performers: Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Keast, Raymond; Milanov, Zinka [Soprano Vocal]; Moscona, Nicola; Motto, Thomas; Newman, Arthur; Sektberg, Willard; Sprinzena, Nathaniel; Tajo, Italo; Ukena, Paul;...
Conductors: Cellini, Renato
Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
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PSR 89585
The Very Best of Montserrat Caballé
The Very Best of Montserrat Caballé

2 CD / EMI Classics / 2003-04-22

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Aida, opera; La forza del destino; Macbeth; Don Carlos; Otello; Arrigo Boito: Mefistofele; Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act; Gioachino Rossini: Gugli...
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Bainbridge, Elisabeth; Caballé, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, José [Tenor Vocal]; Elenkov, Stefan; Ferrin, Agostino; Hamari, Julia [Contralto Vocals]; Kraus, Alf...
Conductors: Guadagno, Anton; Giulini, Carlo Maria; Rudel, Julius; Muti, Riccardo; Gardelli, Lamberto; Bartoletti, Bruno; Mackerras, Charles; Lombard, Alain; Gavazzeni, Gianandrea
Ensemble: ; Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Rome; London Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
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EMI 758912
Lebendige Vergangenheit - Elena Nikolaidi
Lebendige Vergangenheit - Elena Nikolaidi

1 CD / Preiser / 2003-03-01

Works: Gioachino Rossini: Semiramide; Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth; Don Carlos; Il Trovatore; Un ballo in maschera; Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera; Carl Maria von Weber: Euryanthe, J 291/Op. 81; Richard Strauss: E...
Performers: Behr, Jan; Nikolaidi, Elena; Varnay, Astrid
Conductors: Cleva, Fausto; Ludwig, Leopold; Mitropoulos, Dimitri
Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra; New York Philharmonic; Vienna Symphony Orchestra
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PSR 89566
Strauss: Elektra / Mitropoulos, Varnay, Nicolaidi, et al
Strauss: Elektra / Mitropoulos, Varnay, Nicolaidi, et al

2 CD / Guild / 2002-07-01

Works: Spoken Word: Radio Broadcast Commentary for Richard Strauss' Elektra; Richard Strauss: Elektra; Carl Maria von Weber: Der Freischütz, J 277; Oberon; Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman; Pietro M...
Performers: Jagel, Frederick; Janssen, Herbert; Tucker, Richard [Tenor Vocal]; Varnay, Astrid; Warren, Leonard [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Mitropoulos, Dimitri; Weigert, Herman
Ensemble: ; New York Philharmonic
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GUI 2213
Verdi: Macbeth / Gui, Varnay, Petroff, Tajo, Penno, et al
Verdi: Macbeth / Gui, Varnay, Petroff, Tajo, Penno, et al

2 CD / Preiser / 2002-05-01

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth; Simon Boccanegra
Performers: Frosini, Mario; Mastrangelo, Giulio; Penno, Gino; Peruzzi, Edio; Petrov, Ivan; Poli, Liliana; Sarri, Gino; Tajo, Italo; Varnay, Astrid; Warren, Leonard [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Vittorio, Gui; Cellini, Renato
Ensemble: Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
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PSR 90482
Merit - Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen / Knappertsbusch
Merit - Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen / Knappertsbusch

13 CD / Music & Arts / 2002-05-01

Works: Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold; Die Walküre; Siegfried; Götterdämmerung
Performers: Brouwenstijn, Gre; Greindl, Josef; Herwig, Alfons; Hollweg, Ilse; Hotter, Hans [Baritone vocals]; Ilosvay, Maria von; Kamps, Luise Charlotte; Kuen, Paul; Lammers, Gerda; Lenchner, Paula; Madeira, Jea...
Conductors: Knappertsbusch, Hans
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Chorus; Bayreuth Festival Orchestra

Writes critic William H. Youngren in his liner notes: When I reflect on what was unique about Knappertsbusch's work, Wagner's tempo direction `Lebhaft, doch gewichtig'...continue...
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Wagner: Siegfried / Krauss, Windgassen, Hotter, Kuen, et al
Wagner: Siegfried / Krauss, Windgassen, Hotter, Kuen, et al

4 CD / Gala / 2001-05-20

Works: Richard Wagner: Siegfried
Performers: Greindl, Josef; Hotter, Hans; Ilosvay, Maria von; Kuen, Paul; Neidlinger, Gustav; Streich, Rita; Varnay, Astrid; Windgassen, Wolfgang
Conductors: Krauss, Clemens
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Chorus; Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
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