Filmed in July 1961, Mme. Lehmann guides students of the Music Academy of the West through arias and scenes from Der Rosenkavalier, Le Nozze di Figaro, Lohengrin, Der Freischütz, and Fidelio. Includes Lehmann’s invaluable demonstration/performance of the Marschallin’s Monologue from Der Rosenkavalier. Bonus selection: a rare 21-minute interview in which Lehmann discusses her life and career (CBC, 1963), including her associations with Bruno Walter, Richard Strauss, Giacomo Puccini, and others. 114 minutes. Playable in all regions.
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