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Historical Recordings - up to 30% off

Until 20th April 2020, we're offering up to 30% off over 3,500 historical recordings across a wide range of labels (please note that discounts do not apply to downloads).

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Montserrat Caballé (soprano), Bernabé Martí (Raoul), Elizabeth Bainbridge (Dama), Thomas Allen (Medico), Bernabé Martí (Riccardo), Placido Domingo (Carlo), Sherrill Milnes (Rodrigo), Ruggero Raimondi (Filippo), Placido Domingo (Radames), Fiorenza Cossotto (Azucena), Elizabeth Bainbridge (Emilia),...

4 CDs

($16.25) $11.25

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No digital booklet included

Ludwig Weber (Daland), Astrid Varnay (Senta), Wolfgang Windgassen (Erik), Elisabeth Schärtel (Mary), Josef Traxel (Der Steuermann) & Hermann Uhde (Der Holländer)

Chorus & Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival, Hans Knappertsbusch

Maestro Knappertsbusch is on the concentrated form of his 1951 Munich Tristan. …all is steely strength, realised through dynamic sensitivity and spacious tempi… Any suspicion that Astrid Varnay…... More…

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2 CDs

($21.50) $16.25

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

No digital booklet included

Lauritz Melchior (Siegmund), Astrid Varnay (Sieglinde), Helen Traubel (Brünnhilde), Friedrich Schorr (Wotan), Kerstin Thorborg (Fricka)

New York Metropolitan Opera and Chorus, Erich Leinsdorf

an electrifying performance, starrily cast, with radio sound giving clear focus to the voices...[Melchior] is in heroic voice...Varnay is a warm Sieglinde...Traubel sings with a rock-like firmness... More…

3 CDs

($15.00) $11.25

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Astrid Varnay (The Old Woman), Gertrude Ribla (The Spinster, Ariadne), Nicoletta Carruba (The Matron) & Mario Carlin (The Husband)

Academy Symphony Orchestra of Rome, Nicola Rescigno

1950s rarity (on a libretto by Tennessee Williams) provides a vehicle for sopranos Astrid Varnay and Gertude Ribla - who's also impressive in a pioneering recording of excerpts from Berg's Wozzeck. More…

CD

($7.00) $6.25

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This release includes a digital booklet

Hertha Glaz, Thomas Haysward, Hans Hoffer, Set Svanhlom, Astird Varnay

New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Fritz Reiner

...a searingly dramatic performance under Fritz Reiner with a cast as starry as one could imagine. Reiner's conducting is urgent and intense from start to finish, with Hans Hotter in his prime... More…

2 CDs

($13.00) $9.75

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

No digital booklet included

Régine Crespin (Sieglinde), Fritz Uhl (Siegmund), Gottlob Frick (Hunding), Astrid Varnay (Brünnhilde), Jerome Hines (Wotan), Regina Resnik (Fricka)

Orchester der Bayreuther Festpiele, Rudolf Kempe

3 CDs

($17.00) $12.75

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Astrid Varnay (Salome), Julius Patzak (Herod), Margarete Klose (Herodias), Hans Braun (Jokanaan), Hans Hopf (Narraboth), Hertha Töpper (Page)

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Hermann Weigert

2 CDs

($21.50) $16.25

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

No digital booklet included

Astrid Varnay, Jean Madeira, Hilde Zadek, Randolph Symonette, Marijke van der Lugt, Martha Modl, Enriqueta Tarres

Chor und Orchester der Deutschen Oper am Rhein, Arnold Quennet

CD

($12.75) $9.50

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

No digital booklet included

Astrid Varnay (Sieglinde), Ramon Vinay (Siegmund), Hans Hotter (Wotan) & Martha Mödl (Brünnhilde)

Joseph Keilberth

3 CDs

($18.00) $13.00

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

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Leonie Rysanek (Sieglinde), Jon Vickers (Siegmund), Josef Greindl (Hunding), Astrid Varnay (Brünnhilde), Hans Hotter (Wotan) & Rita Gorr (Fricka)

Hans Knappertsbusch

3 CDs

($18.00) $13.00

This item is currently out of stock at the UK distributor. You may order it now but please be aware that it may be six weeks or more before it can be despatched.

No digital booklet included