The Complete 78 RPM Recordings (5CD)

$45.00

Item: 5CD

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.

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)