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This page lists all recordings of Hänsel und Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck (1854-1921).

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 Offer Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Rebecca Evans (Gretel), Jennifer Larmore (Hansel), Jane Henschel (The Witch), Rosalind Plowright (Gertrude), Robert Hayward (Peter), Sarah Tynan (Dew Fairy), Diana Montague (Sandman), Sarah Coppen (Cuckoo)

Philharmonia Orchestra & New London Children’s Choir, Sir Charles Mackerras

What distinguishes this version is primarily the vigorous and large-scale conducting of Sir Charles Mackerras. More…

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2 CDs

($20.50)$16.25

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Hansel and Gretel

Christine Schafer (Gretel), Alice Coote (Hansel), Rosalind Plowright (Gertrude), Alan Held (Peter), Philip Langridge (Witch), Sasha Cooke (Sandman), Lisette Oropesa (Dew-Fairy)

The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Vladimir Jurowski

…Vladimir Jurowski conducts superbly, and the cast, singing in accessible English, is first-rate, especially Alice Coote and Christine Schäfer and Alan Held's towering Wotanesque Father. The... More…

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$18.25

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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Ricarda Merbeth, Albert Dohmen, Christian Elsner, Katrin Wundsam, Alexandra Hutton, Annika Gerhards, Alexandra Steiner

Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Kinderchor Staatsoper Berlin, Marek Janowski

Janowski presents Humperdinck’s masterpiece with a light touch, very much as he did his complete Wagner series, but much more appropriately…The cast is one of light voices…Dohmen a warm Father... More…

2 SACDs

$27.00

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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Birigitte Lindner (Gretel), Eugen Hug (Hänsel), Ilse Gramatsky (Gertrud), Hermann Prey (Peter), Edda Moser (Die Knusperhexe), Ursula Roleff (Sandmännchen), Thomas Frohn (Taumännchen)

Kolner Kinderchor & Gurzenich-Orchester Koln, Heinz Wallberg

2 CDs

$15.50

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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Adrian Eröd (Peter), Janina Baechle (Gertrud), Daniela Sindram (Hänsel), Ileana Tonca (Gretel), Michaela Schuster (Witch), Annika Gerhards (Sandman, Dew Fairy)

Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper & Bühnenorchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Christian Thielemann (conductor) & Adrian Noble (director)

A notable success – clear-eyed and lovingly conducted…a fine production that will be especially enjoyed by those who recoil from kitsch More…

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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Adrian Eröd (Peter), Janina Baechle (Gertrud), Daniela Sindram (Hänsel), Ileana Tonca (Gretel), Michaela Schuster (Witch), Annika Gerhards (Sandman, Dew Fairy)

Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper & Bühnenorchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Christian Thielemann (conductor) & Adrian Noble (director)

A notable success – clear-eyed and lovingly conducted…a fine production that will be especially enjoyed by those who recoil from kitsch More…

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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Elisabeth Grümmer (Hänsel), Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Gretel), Else Schürhoff (Witch), Maria von Ilosvay (Mother), Josef Metternich (Father), Anny Felbermayer (Sandman, Dew Fairy)

Philharmonia Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan

it's remarkably good for its age and the GROC remastering used here brings out more detail than earlier incarnations. The performance is adorable - above all from Karajan...there is so much charm... More…

2 CDs

$18.00

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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Ingeborg Springer (mezzo soprano), Renate Hoff (soprano), Theo Adam (bass), Gisela Schröter (contralto), Peter Schreier (tenor), Renate Krahmer (soprano)

Staatskapelle Dresden, Otmar Suitner

2 CDs

$11.25

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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Gretel), Sena Jurinac (Hänsel), Bruna Ronchini (Gertrud), Rolando Panerai (Peter), Vittoria Palombini (Die Knusperhexe), Rita Streich (Sandmännchen/Taumännchen)

RAI Milano, Herbert von Karajan

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Humperdinck: Hänsel und Gretel

Elisabeth Grümmer, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Josef Metternich, Maria von Ilosvay, Else Schürhoff, Anny Felbermayer

Loughton High School for Girls Choir, Bancroft’s School Choir, Philharmonia Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan

The EMI CD transfer has opened up the mono sound, putting air round the voices and instruments, giving presence. Where the earlier transfer of this set sounded disappointingly flat, this one... More…

2 CDs

$14.00

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This release includes a digital booklet