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 Offer,Janet Baker: The Beloved Mezzo

Dame Janet Baker, Daniel Barenboim (piano), Robert Spencer (lute), Martin Isepp (harpsichord), Ambrose Gauntlett (viola da gamba), Douglas Whittaker (flute), Gerald Moore (piano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)

London Philharmonic Orchestra, John Alldis Choir (men's voices), London Symphony Orchestra,...

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Brahms: Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53

11:52
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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1970-12-15
  • Recording Venue: 15 December 1970. Abbey Road Studios, London.

Wagner: Wesendonck-Lieder (5)

23:49
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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1975-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 3, 21 & 24 June 1975: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

I. Der Engel

3:46
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II. Stehe still

4:51
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III. Im Treibhaus

6:20
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IV. Schmerzen

2:57
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V. Träume

5:55
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Strauss, R: Fünf Lieder Op. 32: No. 3, Liebeshymnus (wds. K Henckell: orch 1897)

2:06
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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Dame Janet Baker (vocals)
  • Recorded: 1975-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 24 June 1975, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Strauss, R: Das Rosenband Op. 36 No. 1 [with orch.]

3:34
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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Dame Janet Baker (vocals)
  • Recorded: 1975-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 24 June 1975, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Strauss, R: Ruhe, meine Seele!, Op. 27 No. 1

4:36
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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Dame Janet Baker (vocals)
  • Recorded: 1975-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 24 June 1975, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Strauss, R: Muttertändelei, Op. 43 No. 2

2:22
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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Sir Adrian Boult
  • Dame Janet Baker (vocals)
  • Recorded: 1975-06-24
  • Recording Venue: 24 June 1975, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London.

Elgar: Sea Pictures, Op. 37

23:51
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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli
  • Dame Janet Baker (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1965-08-30
  • Recording Venue: 30 August 1965 / No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

I. Sea Slumber-Song (Roden Noel)

5:03
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II. In Haven (Capri) (C. Alice Elgar)

2:06
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III. Sabbath Morning at Sea (Elizabeth Barrett Browning)

6:19
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IV. Where Corals Lie (Richard Garnett)

4:10
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V. The Swimmer (A. Lindsay Gordon)

6:13
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Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Op.38 (2007 - Remaster), Part II: Softly and gently (Angel, chorus, semi-chorus)

6:59
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  • Ambrosian Singers, Hallé Orchestra, Eric Chadwick, Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus, John McCarthy, Hallé Choir, Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus, Hallé Choir
  • Sir John Barbirolli
  • Martin Milner (orchestra leader), Martin Milner (leader), Richard Lewis (tenor), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Kim Borg (bass)
  • Recorded: 1964-12-30
  • Recording Venue: 27-30 December 1964. Free Trade Hall, Manchester.

Berlioz: Les Nuits d'été Op. 7: Villanelle

2:22
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  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-08-23
  • Recording Venue: 23 August 1967, Studio No. 1, Abbey Road London

Berlioz: Les Nuits d'été, Op. 7

29:03
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  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-08-23
  • Recording Venue: 23 August 1967, Studio No. 1, Abbey Road London

Le Spectre de la Rose

7:53
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Sur les Lagunes

5:38
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Absence

5:28
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Au Cimetière

6:08
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L'île inconnue

3:56
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Ravel: Shéhérazade

16:45
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  • New Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1995-01-01
  • Recording Venue: 27 & 28 December 1967, Kingsway Hall, London

1. Asie

9:53
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2. La flûte enchantée

3:00
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3. L'indifférent

3:52
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Chausson: Poème de l'amour et de la mer, Op. 19

27:23
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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • André Previn
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1995-01-01
  • Recording Venue: 18-21 April 1977, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

La fleur des eaux (Calme)

11:28
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Interlude (Lent et triste)

2:41
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La mort de l'amour (Vif et joyeux - Sombre et solennel - Lent et triste)

13:14
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Mahler: Kindertotenlieder

27:25
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  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli
  • Dame Janet Baker (soprano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1998-09-15
  • Recording Venue: 4 May 1967, Studio No. 1, Abbey Road, London

I: Nun will die Sonn' so hell aufgeh'n

6:00
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II: Nun seh' ich wohl, warum so dunkle Flammen

5:11
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III: Wenn dein Mütterlein, tritt zur Tür herein

5:21
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IV: Oft denk' ich, sie sind nur augesgangen!

3:09
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V: In diesem Wetter, in diesem Braus

7:44
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Mahler: Rückert-Lieder

19:36
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  • Dame Janet Baker/New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir John Barbirolli
  • Recorded: 1969-07-19
  • Recording Venue: 18-19July 1969: Watford Town Hall, London

I: Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder!

1:37
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II: Ich atmet' einen linden Duft!

2:42
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III: Um Mitternacht

5:55
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IV: Liebst du um Schönheit (orch. Max Puttmann)

2:26
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V: Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen

6:56
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Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen

17:43
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  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Sir John Barbirolli
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1998-09-15
  • Recording Venue: 4 May 1967, Studio No. 1, Abbey Road, London

I: Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht

4:20
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II: Ging heut' Morgen übers Feld

4:43
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III: Ich hab' ein glühend Messer

3:34
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IV: Die zwei blauen Augen

5:06
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Mahler: Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Rückert-Lieder)

6:56
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  • Dame Janet Baker/Hallé Orchestra/Sir John Barbirolli
  • Recorded: 1998-09-15
  • Recording Venue: 4 May 1967, Studio No. 1, Abbey Road, London

Mahler: Symphony No. 2 in C Minor, 'Resurrection': IV. Urlicht. Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht

5:07
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  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Simon Rattle
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1986-06-01
  • Recording Venue: April 27, May 30 & June 1 1986, Watford Town Hall

Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 (1989 - Remaster), Part 2: He was despised (alto air: Largo)

12:34
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  • English Chamber Orchestra, John McCarthy, Ambrosian Singers
  • Sir Charles Mackerras
  • Robert Tear (vocals), Raimund Herincx (bass-baritone), Paul Esswood (vocals), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Elizabeth Harwood (soprano), Raimund Herincx (baritone)
  • Recorded: 1966-08-09
  • Recording Venue: 29 & 30 June, 13, 15 & 16 July and 5, 6, 8 & 9 August 1966, Kingsway Hall, London

Handel: Italian Cantata No.1 - Ah! crudel nel pianto mio: Aria: Per trofei di mia constenna

7:45
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  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-12-31
  • Recording Venue: 22 & 24 November & 31 December 1967, Abbey Road Studios

Handel: Cantata No.13 - Armida abbandonata: Aria: Ah! crudel, e pur ten vei

6:54
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  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Raymond Leppard
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-12-31
  • Recording Venue: 22 & 24 November & 31 December 1967, Abbey Road Studios

Bach, J S: Cantata No. 82, BWV 82 'Ich habe genug': Aria: Schlummert ein

9:47
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  • Bath Festival Orchestra
  • Yehudi Menuhin
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1966-07-20
  • Recording Venue: 18 & 20 July 1966, Abbey Road Studios

Bach, J S: Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Bereite dich, Zion

5:08
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  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1975-10-17
  • Recording Venue: 7-9 & 17 October 1975/Abbey Road Studios

Bach, J S: St. John Passion - Es ist vollbracht

5:37
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  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1975-10-17
  • Recording Venue: 7-9 & 17 October 1975/Abbey Road Studios

Gottfried Stölzel: Bist du bei mir (from the notebook of Anna Magdalena Bach)

2:57
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  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
  • Sir Neville Marriner
  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1975-10-17
  • Recording Venue: 7-9 & 17 October 1975, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Dowland: Come again, sweet love doth now invite

2:29
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  • Spencer (lute), Robert Spencer (lute), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 February 1967, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London.

Campion: Never love unless you can

1:09
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  • Spencer (lute), Robert Spencer (lute), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 February 1967, No 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London.

Campion: Oft have I sighed

2:36
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  • Spencer (lute), Robert Spencer (lute), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 February 1967, No 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Campion: If thour longst so much to learn

1:52
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  • Spencer (lute), Robert Spencer (lute), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 Febraury 1967, Studio 1, Abbey Road, London

Campion: Fain would I wed

1:18
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  • Spencer (lute), Robert Spencer (lute), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 Febraury 1967, Studio 1, Abbey Road, London

Purcell: Sleep, Adan, sleep

1:54
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  • Ambrose Gauntlett (percussion), Martin Isepp (harpsichord), Ambrose Gauntlett (viol), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 February 1967, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Purcell: Lord, what is man?, Z192

5:41
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  • Ambrose Gauntlett (percussion), Martin Isepp (harpsichord), Ambrose Gauntlett (viol), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 February 1967, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Boyce: Tell, me lovely shepherd

2:10
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  • Ambrose Gauntlett (percussion), Martin Isepp (harpsichord), Ambrose Gauntlett (viol), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 February 1967, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

George Monro: My lovely Celia

2:24
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  • Ambrose Gauntlett (percussion), Martin Isepp (harpsichord), Ambrose Gauntlett (viol), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 February 1967, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Arne: Where the Bee Sucks

1:51
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  • Ambrose Gauntlett (percussion), Douglas Whittaker (flute), Martin Isepp (harpsichord), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Ambrose Gauntlett (viol)
  • Recorded: 1967-02-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 February 1967, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: Gretchen am Spinnrade, D118

3:41
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  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Gerald Moore (piano)
  • Recorded: 1970-09-13
  • Recording Venue: 12 & 13 September 1970, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: Ave Maria, D839

6:44
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  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Gerald Moore (piano)
  • Recorded: 1970-12-20
  • Recording Venue: 16-20 December 1970: No 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: Heidenröslein, D257

1:51
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (piano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-04-07
  • Recording Venue: 3-5 & 7 April 1980: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: An die Musik D547

2:47
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (piano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-04-07
  • Recording Venue: 3-5 & 7 April 1980: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: Die Forelle, D550

2:00
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (piano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-04-07
  • Recording Venue: 3-5 & 7 April 1980: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D774

3:17
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (piano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-04-07
  • Recording Venue: 3-5/7 April 1980: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: Du bist die Ruh D776 (Rückert)

4:32
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (piano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-04-07
  • Recording Venue: 3-5 & 7 April 1980: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: Nacht und Träume, D827

4:33
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (piano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1981-01-03
  • Recording Venue: 3 January 1981: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schubert: An Sylvia, D891

2:53
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (piano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-04-07
  • Recording Venue: 3-5 & 7 April 1980: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Schumann: Frauenliebe und -leben, Op. 42

23:16
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  • Daniel Barenboim (piano), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1975-07-04
  • Recording Venue: 11 August 1968 & 3/4 July 1975, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Seit ich ihn gesehen

2:31
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Er, der Herrlichste von allen

3:11
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Ich kann's nicht fassen, nicht glauben

1:52
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Du Ring an meinem Finger

2:52
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Helft mir, ihr Schwestern

2:02
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Süsser Freund, du blickest

5:08
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An meinem Herzen, an meiner Brust

1:24
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Nun hast du mir den ersten Schmerz getan

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Mendelssohn: Neue Liebe, Op. 19a No. 4

2:20
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (lead vocals), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 2000-01-01
  • Recording Venue: 29-31 December 1980, Abbey Road Studios

Mendelssohn: Auf Flügeln des Gesanges, Op. 34 No. 2

3:18
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  • Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
  • Recorded: 1980-12-31
  • Recording Venue: 29-31 December 1980, Abbey Road Studios

Mendelssohn: Nachtlied, Op. 71 No. 6

4:16
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (lead vocals), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-12-31
  • Recording Venue: 29-31 December 1980, Abbey Road Studios

Liszt: Die Lorelei (Heine)

7:28
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (lead vocals), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-04-03
  • Recording Venue: 7,8 June 1979 & 3 April 1980, Abbey Road Studios

Liszt: Über allen Gipfeln ist Ruh' (Goethe)

3:14
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  • Geoffrey Parsons (lead vocals), Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano)
  • Recorded: 1980-04-03
  • Recording Venue: 7,8 June 1979 & 3 April 1980, Abbey Road Studios
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