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Enrico Mainardi (cello), Carlo Zecchi (piano), Carl Seemann (piano)
Christa Ludwig (mezzo)
NDR Symphony Orchestra, Carl Schuricht
Berlin, 1972, 1979 + 1989
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Ulrich Bremsteller (organ) & Aribert Reimann (piano)
Adolf Busch (violin), Rudolf Serkin (piano)
These recordings were made in 1931-37, and the producers have exercised great care in getting the finest sound from them... I think most listeners would not be aware of the 78 rpm origins of... — More…
In these 1940s recordings of a wide range of repertoire, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf's voice sounds soubrettish, with injections of her own inimitable charm. — More…
Jan Dahmen (violin), Max Zimolong (horn), Margarete Teschemacher (soprano), Elisabeth Höngen (alto), Torsten Ralf (tenor), Josef Herrmann (baritone), Chor der Staatsoper Dresden (chorus), Max Strub (violin), Walter Gieseking (piano), Lubka Kolessa (piano), Edwin Fischer (piano), Wilhelm Backhaus (piano),...
There are magnificent performances here, especially of Wagner (Act III of Die Meistersinger is particularly wonderful). It’s fascinating, too, to hear how different, and more characterful, the... — More…
The Complete EMI Recordings
Gervase de Peyer (clarinet), Emanuel Hurwitz (violin), Ivor McMahon (violin), Cecil Aronowitz (viola), Terence Weil (cello), Lamar Crowson (piano), Peter Graeme (oboe)
Neil Sanders (horn), William Waterhouse (bassoon), James Buck (horn), Adrian Beers (double bass), Kenneth Sillito (violin),...
There is plenty of individual personality in the music-making here, but how beautifully these fine musicians blend together as a group...the polished elegance and charm of their playing cannot... — More…