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Hallé Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli
Listen blind, and you'd think this is the Vienna Phil: Barbirolli's Hallé is on fire in these near-fabulous performances in the Smetana Hall, with wonderful horn and flute solos. — More…
Oskar Czerwenka, Gerhard Unger, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Grace Hoffman, Nicolai Gedda & Hermann Prey, Erich Witte & Michael Bohnen
Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra, Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf, Leopold Ludwig
Joan Sutherland, Marianne Schech, Franz Vroons, Otakar Kraus, Kurt Böhme
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Fritz Stiedry
… of particular interest as it allows us to hear pre-Lucia Joan Sutherland in her salad days when she sang mostly lyric-dramatic roles. In wonderfully fresh, easy voice and articulating the... — More…
Fritz Kreisler (violin), Thomas Petre (violins), William Primrose (viola), Laurie Kennedy (cello), with Franz Rupp (piano), with Michael Raucheisen (piano), with Arpád Sándor (piano)
Berlin State Opera Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Albert Hall Orchestra, Sir Landon Ronald,...
Listening to these recordings today you can hear his remarkable sound – characterised by an almost constant, but varied vibrato. He tended to avoid using his fourth finger in order to maintain... — More…
Turin, 14th May 1954
Franz Völker: Siegmund, Alfred Jerger: Hunding, Walter Grossmann : Wotan, Maria Müller: Sieglinde & Anny Konetzni: Brünnhilde
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Wiener Staatsoper & Orchester der Wiener Staatoper, Wilhelm Furtwängler
Sviatoslav Richter (piano)