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Richard Strauss - Complete Operas (33 CDs - Limited Edition)

Item# 028947922742


Richard Strauss - Complete Operas (33 CDs - Limited Edition)
Composer: Richard Strauss
Release Date: March 25, 2014
Conductors:
Giuseppe Sinopoli
Joseph Keilberth
Karl Böhm
Artists:
Lisa della Casa
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Birgit Nilsson
Lucia Popp
Régine Crespin
Yvonne Minton
Helen Donath
Label: Deutsche Grammophon

This limited edition 33-CD set includes fifteen complete operas by Richard Strauss, from Guntram (1893) to Capriccio (1941). In addition to critically acclaimed recordings, this collection also includes rarities, plus documentation, and an essay by Nigel Simeone.

Highlights include:

  • The Keilberth Arabella, with Lisa della Casa and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
  • The Solti Elektra, with Birgit Nilsson
  • Three of the classic Karl Böhm recordings: Capriccio, Daphne and Die schweigsame Frau
  • The Sawallisch Intermezzo, with Lucia Popp
  • The Solti Rosenkavalier, with Régine Crespin, Yvonne Minton and Helen Donath
  • The Sinopoli Salome, with Cheryl Studer and Bryn Terfel
  • Bonus CD: Jessye Norman’s outstanding disc of the Four Last Songs and Orchestrated Songs with Kurt Masur and the Gewandhaus Orchester Leipzig.

Rarities include:

  • Strauss’ second opera Feuersnot (with Gundula Janowitz and John Shirley-Quirk under Erich Leinsdorf, from Berlin 1978), a first time release
  • Die Liebe der Danäe, also a first-ever release, from the first run of the original Salzburg Festival production in 1952, conducted by Clemens Krauss;
  • Giuseppe Sinopoli’s recording of Friedenstag

Track Listings:
Disc 1 - 2: Arabella
Della Casa/Fischer-Dieskau/Rothenberger/Malaniuk/Paskuda/Kohn/Bayerischer Staatsopernchor/Bayerisches Staatsoper/Keilberth

Disc 3 - 4: Ariadne auf Naxos
Voigt /von Otter /Dessay/ Heppner / Staatskapelle Dresden / Sinopoli

Disc 5 - 6: Capriccio
Janowitz/Troyanos/Auger/Schreier/de Ridder/Fischer-Dieskau/Prey/Ridderbusch/SOBR/Böhm

Disc 7 - 8: Daphne
Güden/Wunderlich/King/Schöffler/WS/Böhm

Disc 9 - 10: Elektra
Nilsson/Collier/Stolze/Krause/Resnik/WP/Solti

Disc 11 - 12: Feuersnot FIRST RELEASE
Janowitz / Shirley-Quirk / Berlin Radio Orchestra / Leinsdorf

Disc 13 - 15: Die Frau ohne Schatten
Varady/Behrens/Runkel/Domingo/van Dam/Sumi Jo/WP/Solti

Disc 16 - 17: Die schweigsame Frau
Hotter/Güden/Prey/Wunderlich/Alarie/Vienna State Opera Chorus & Orchestra/Böhm

Disc 18: Der Friedenstag
Voigt/Dohmen/Botha/Villars/Staatsopernchor Dresden/Staatskapelle Dresden/Sinopoli

Disc 19 - 20: Guntram
Tokody/Goldberg/Sólyom-Nagy/Gati/Chor der Ungarischen Armee/Ungarisches Staatsorchester/Queler

Disc 21 - 22: Die ägyptische Helena
Jones/Katsu/Hendricks/Bryant/Kenneth Jewell Chorus/Detroit SO/Dorati

Disc 23 - 24: Intermezzo
Popp / Fischer-Dieskau / Dallapozza / Sawallisch

Disc 25 - 27: Die Liebe der Danäe
Kupper/Schöffler/Traxel/Szemere/Wiener Staatsopernchor/WP/Krauss

Disc 28 - 30: Der Rosenkavalier
Crespin/Jungwirth/Minton/Donath/WP/Solti

Disc 31 - 32: Salome
Studer/Rysanek/Terfel/Hiestermann/Bieber/Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin/Sinopoli

Disc 33: 4 Last Songs / Songs with Orchestra
Norman / Gewandhausorche
 

 

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