The Complete 78 RPM Recordings (5CD)

Warner Classics
$49.99
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9029595517
Artist:
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf

In 1946, the young Elisabeth Schwarzkopf made her first recording with the British producer Walter Legge in Vienna. He became her husband in 1953.

 

All the recordings in this 5-CD collection date from the first six years of their professional and personal relationship, as Schwarzkopf, with the captivating freshness of her voice and finesse of her artistry, established herself as one of the leading sopranos of her time.

 

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Tracklisting:

 

CD1

Mozart • R Strauss • Puccini Arias and Duets • Brahms Requiem — “Ihr habt nun Traurigkeit” • (Karajan)

 

Stille Nacht and Christmas songs in German • Schubert •

 

Dowland • Arne • Morley Songs (Hudez)

 

CD2

 

 

Mozart • Handel Arias • J Strauss II Frühlingsstimmen,

 

Op.410 (Krips)

 

Humperdinck Duets from Hänsel und Gretel (Seefried •

 

Krips)

 

Mozart • Verdi Arias (Braithwaite)

 

CD3

 

Mozart Exultate, jubilate, K165 (Susskind)

 

Bach “Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen”, BWV 51 (Gelhorn)

 

Charpentier “Depuis le jour” (Dobrowen)

 

Puccini • Verdi • Beethoven • Bizet Arias (Galliera)

 

Wagner “Tot denn alles!” (Weber • Schüchter)

 

Silent Night and Christmas songs in English (Pritchard)

 

CD4

 

Medtner Songs (Medtner)

 

Mozart • Arne Songs • Folk Songs • Schumann • Brahms

 

Songs • Stölzel/Bach “Bist du bei mir” •

 

Wolf Songs (Moore)

 

CD5

 

Bach/Gounod “Ave Maria” • Schubert • Mozart • Wolf • R.

 

Strauss • Brahms Songs (Moore)