Sunday, 8 September 2013

CD Review: Das Rheingold - Janowski - Pentatone

Wotan - Tomasz Konieczny
Donner - Antonio Yang
Froh - Kor-Jan Dusseljee
Loge - Christian Elsner
Fricka - Iris Vermillion
Freia - Ricarda Merbeth
Alberich - Jochen Schmeckenbecher
Mime - Andreas Conrad
Fasolt - Gunther Groissbock
Fafner - Timo Riihonen
Erda - Maria Radner
Woglinde - Julia Borchert
Wellgunde - Katharina Kammerloher
Flosshilde - Kismara Pessatti

Rundfunk-Symphonieorchester Berlin
Conductor - Marek Janowski

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Wednesday, 17 July 2013

CD Review - Astrid Varnay sings Wagner - Australian Eloquence


Astrid Varnay sings Wagner 

Scenes from -

Die Walkure
Siegfried
Gotterdammerung
Tristan und Isolde
Wesendonck Lieder

Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra

Conductors - Ferdinand Leitner - Leopold Ludwig - Hermann Weigert


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Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Great Wagner Singers


Kirsten Flagstad, Birgit Nilsson, Astrid Varnay, Josef Greindl, Hans Hotter, Max Lorenz, Lauritz Melchior, Josef Greindl, Jess Thomas, Friedrich Schorr, Frida Leider, Thomas Stewart, Gwyneth Jones, Wolfgang Windgassen, Leonie Rysanek, Gundula Janowitz, etc



Arias and Scenes from Die Fliegende Hollander, Rienzi, Tannhauser, Lohengrin, Tristan und Isolde, Das Rheingold, Die Walkure, Siegfried, Gotterdammerung, Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Parsifal, Wesendonk Lieder

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Sunday, 26 May 2013

CD Review: Norma - Bartoli, Jo, Osborn, Pertusi, Antonini

Norma - Cecilia Bartoli
Adalgisa - Sumi Jo
Pollione - John Osborn
Oroveso - Michele Pertusi
Clotilde - Liliana Nikiteanu
Flavio - Reinaldo Macias

International Chamber Vocalists
Orchestra La Scintilla

Conductor - Giovanni Antonini

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Sunday, 28 April 2013

CD Review: Die Walkure - Pape, Stemme Kaufmann, Gergiev

Siegmund - Jonas Kaufmann
Hunding - Mikhail Petrenko
Wotan - Rene Pape
Sieglinde - Anja Kampe
Brunnhilde - Nina Stemme
Fricka - Ekaterina Gubanova
Gerhilde - Zhanna Dombrovskaya
Ortlinde - Irina Vasilieva
Waltraute - Natalia Evstafieva
Schwertleite - Lyudmila Kanunnikova
Helmwige - Tatian Kravtsova
Siegrune - Ekaterina Sergeeva
Grimgerde - Anna Kiknadze
Rossweisse - Elena Vitman


Mariinsky Orchestra

Conductor - Valery Gergiev


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