Thursday, August 25, 2016

Mozart - Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Karl Böhm, 1973)

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Konstanze: Arleen Augér
Blonde: Reri Grist
Belmonte: Peter Schreier
Pedrillo: Harald Neukirch
Osmín: Kurt Moll
Bassa Selim: Otto Mellies

Karl Böhm
Rundfunkchor Leipzig
Staatskapelle Dresden
(1973)

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Mozart - Zaide (Alfons Rischner, 1956)

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Maria Stader - Zaide
Fritz Wunderlich - Gomatz
Frithjof Sentpaul - Allazim
Petre Munteanu - Sultan Solimán
Horst Günter - Osmin
Manfred Gerbert - Ein Vorsangër

Alfons Rischner
Stuttgarter Rundfunk
Liederhalle, Stuttgart 23.10.1956

Friday, April 29, 2016

Herbert - Naughty Marietta (John Mauceri, 1978)

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Gianna Rolandi (Marietta)
Jacque Trussel (Captain Richard)
Alan Titus (Etienne Grandet)
Joanna Simon (Adah Le Clerq)
Russ Thacker (Private Silas Slick)
James Billings (Acting Governor Grandet)
Brooks Morton (Florenze)
Don Yule (Sergeant Harry Blake)
Harlan Foss (Rudolfo)
Richard McKee (Pierre La Farge)
Dan Kingman (Pirate)
and others.

New York City Opera Company
Orchestra & Chorus
John Mauceri

New York State Theatre; 03.IX.1978
Live recording

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Meyerbeer - Der Prophete (Heinrich Hollreiser, 1966)

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Meyerbeer - Der Prophete
performed in German

Jean - James McCracken
Fidès - Sandra Warfield
Berthe - Annabelle Bernard
Jonas - Otto Heuer
Oberthal - Victor von Halem
Mathisen - Tomislav Neralic
Zacharie - Peter Lagger

Heinrich Hollreiser
Orchestra & Chorus - Deutsche Oper Berlin
Berlin, 6 April 1966
From LP

Monday, March 21, 2016

Schumann - Szenen aus Goethes Faust (Claudio Abbado, 1995)

* FLAC

Bryn Terfel - Faust, Peter Seraphicus, Doctor Marianus (Bass I)
Karita Matila - Gretchen, Una Poenitenium
Jan-Hendrik Rootering - Mephistopheles, Bôser Geist (Bass II)
Barbara Bonney - Marthe, Sorge (Soprano I)
Endrik Wottrich - Ariel, Pater Ecstaticus (Tenor I)
Iris Vermillion - Schuld, Maria Aegyptiaca (Alto)
Brigitte Poschner-Klebel - Not, Magna Peccatrix (Sopran II)
Susan Graham - Mangel, Samaritana, Mater Gloriosa (Mezzo)
Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor II)
Harry Peeters - Pater Profundis (Bass III)

Claudio Abbado
Berliner Philarmoniker
Tôlzer Hnabenchor & Schwedischer Rundfunkchor
Berlin 1995