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Lieder by Pfitzner, Strauss & Mahler
Christianne Stotijn (mezzo soprano) & Joseph Breinl (piano)
Stotijn's latest well-earned recital disc takes the imaginative high ground right at the start...In the booklet-notes, Stotijn eloquently explains why they travelled to Schiermonnikoog (or 'Grey... — More…
Juliane Banse (soprano)
Münchner Rundfunkorchester, Sebastian Weigle
This programme brings together some of the most seductive songs of Joseph Marx…Banse is never less than convincing on her own terms…Weigle and the Munich Radio Orchestra offer warm, sensitive... — More…
Jan Dahmen (violin), Max Zimolong (horn), Margarete Teschemacher (soprano), Elisabeth Höngen (alto), Torsten Ralf (tenor), Josef Herrmann (baritone), Chor der Staatsoper Dresden (chorus), Max Strub (violin), Walter Gieseking (piano), Lubka Kolessa (piano), Edwin Fischer (piano), Wilhelm Backhaus (piano),...
There are magnificent performances here, especially of Wagner (Act III of Die Meistersinger is particularly wonderful). It’s fascinating, too, to hear how different, and more characterful, the... — More…
Erin Caves (tenor), Kouta Rasanen (bass), Andreas Kindschuh (baritone), Astrid Weber (soprano), Jana Buchner (soprano), Tiina Penttinen (mezzo-soprano) & Andre Riemer (tenor)
Chor & Kinderchor der Oper Chemnitz & Robert-Schumann-Philharmonie, Frank Beermann
CPO have done sterling service for Pfitzner over the years, having recorded all his lieder on five CDs and many of his orchestral works, but none has been better than this set. I enjoyed it immensely... — More…
Lotte Lehmann (soprano), Ernö Balogh (piano), Paul Ulanowsky (piano), Bruno Walter (narrator), Bruno Walter (piano), Lotte Lehmann (reader), Lotte Lehmann (narrator)
NBC Symphony Orchestra, NBC Symphony Chorus, RCA Victor Chamber Orchestra, Frank Black, Nathaniel Shilkret, Richard Lert