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 Offer R. Strauss: Elektra & Ariadne auf Naxos (Final Scenes)

Erna Schlüter (Elektra), Paul Schöffler (Orest), Ljuba Welitsch (Chrysothemis) & Walter Widdop (Aegisth), Maria Cebotari (Ariadne), Karl Friedrich (Bacchus) & Margaret Field-Hyde (Zerbinetta)

Royal Philharmonic Chorus and Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham

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 Excerpt  Strauss, R: Elektra

35:22
  • Royal Philharmonic Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Thomas Beecham
  • Gwladys Garside (mezzo-soprano), Maud Heaton (contralto), Ljuba Welitsch (soprano), Sylvia Patriss (contralto), Erna Schluter (soprano), Ernst Erbach (bass), Monica Warner (soprano), Walter Widdop (tenor), Paul Schöffler (baritone)
  • Recorded: 27-29 October 1947
  • Recording Venue: EMI Studio No. 1, Abbey Road, London, UK

Was willst du, fremder Mensch? (Elektra, Orest)

8:00

Elektra! Elektra! (Orest, Elektra)

2:35

Orest! Orest! Orest! (Elektra, Orest, Tutor)

10:16
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Ich habe ihm das Beil nicht geben konnen! (Elektra, Chrysothemis, Maids, Aegisth, Voices)

2:12

He! Lichter! Lichter! (Ageisth, Elektra)

4:26

Elektra! Schwester! (Chrysothemis, Voices, Elektra)

6:01

Schweig, und tanze! (Elektra, Chrysothemis)

1:52
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 Excerpt  Strauss, R: Ariadne auf Naxos

32:14
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Thomas Beecham
  • Karl Friedrich (tenor), Margaret Field-Hyde (soprano), Gwladys Garside (contralto), Maria Cebotari (soprano), Edith Furmedge (soprano)
  • Recorded: 13-15 October 1947
  • Recording Venue: EMI Studio No. 1, Abbey Road, London, UK

The Prologue: Overture

4:47

The Opera: Ein schones Wunder! (Naiad, Dryad, Echo)

3:32

The Opera: Circe, Circe, kannst du mich horen? (Bacchus, Ariadne, Naiad, Dryad, Echo)

5:52
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The Opera: Du schones Wesen! (Bacchus, Ariadne)

6:33

The Opera: Bin ich ein Gott (Ariadne, Bacchus)

4:10

The Opera: Gibt es kein Hinuber? (Ariadne, Bacchus)

2:29

The Opera: Tone, tone, susse stimme (Naiad, Dryad, Echo, Ariadne, Zerbinetta, Bacchus)

4:51
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