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Twenty Gems of Viennese Operetta

Twenty Gems of Viennese Operetta Anneliese Rothenberger Fritz Wunderlich Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Hilde Gueden Nicolai Gedda Catalogue Number: ALC 1249 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 73:18 stereo 1957/1962 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY re ALC1049 Golden Operetta) “for listeners wanting the lollipops sung by famous singers …With Schwarzkopf, Loose, Kunz and Gedda on top […]

April 1st, 2014
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Brahms: German Requiem / Dvořák: 3 Biblical Songs

Brahms: German Requiem / Dvořák: 3 Biblical Songs Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus Otto Klemperer (Dvorak): Fischer- Dieskau with Jörg Demus (piano) Catalogue Number: ALC 1202 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Klemperer’s reading …measured and monumental, the performance defies preconceived doubts. …with dynamic contrasts underlined, the result […]

December 1st, 2012
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The Best of Elisabeth Schwarzkopf

The Best of Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Catalogue Number: ALC 1163 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: A/DD, 1951/61, 69:44 mins CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Elisabeth Schwarzkopf possessed one of the most distinctive voices of the post-war era….her range of vocal colouring was quite staggering, and few sopranos before or since have possessed a […]

February 2nd, 2012
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Elisabeth Schwarzkopf sings Operetta

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf sings Operetta Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Chorus & Orchestra Philharmonia Otto Ackermann Catalogue Number: ALC 1122 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: stereo 1960, 72:27 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “One of the most delectable recordings of operetta arias ever made…. ….manner is irresistible, catching the Viennese style, languor and sparkle…Try for example the exquisite […]

July 2nd, 2011
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Mozart: Don Giovanni

Mozart: Don Giovanni Eberhard Wächter / Elisabeth Schwarzkopf / Joan Sutherland / Carlo Maria Giulini Catalogue Number: ALC 2502 Number of Discs: 1 Released: November 2010 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “The best recording of the greatest of all operas.” – Joe McClellan, Amazon For half a century, a rare concensus of critical opinion […]

June 3rd, 2011
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Golden Operetta of Vienna

Golden Operetta of Vienna with Hilda Gueden • Elisabeth Schwarzkopf • Fritz Wunderlich • Anneliese Rothenberger • Nicolai Gedda • Jussi Bjorling • Richard Tauber • Sena Jurinac • Rudolf Schock • Julius Patzak • Rita Streich Catalogue Number: ALC 1049 Number of Discs: 1 Duration: 67:50 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY Alto presents […]

May 25th, 2011
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