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Summer Opera Sale - up to 60% off
Until 24th August 2020, we're offering up to 60% off over 4,500 opera CDs, SACDs, DVDs and Blu-rays.
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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($13.25) $10.50
Kirsten Flagstad, soprano / Lauritz Melchior, tenor
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Opera House Chorus, Covent Garden, Fritz Reiner
This is an improved remastering by Ward Marston of a VAI set which received a warm welcome for preserving the rewarding partnership of Flagstad and Melchior, some would say unsurpassed in their... — More…
3 CDs($15.25) $12.25
Leonard Warren (Falstaff), Giuseppe Valdengo (Ford), Giuseppe di Stefano (Fenton), Regina Resnik (Alice Ford), Licia Albanese (Nannetta), Cloe Elmo (Quickly), Martha Lipton (Meg Page), Alessio de Paolis (Bardolpho), Lorenzo Alvary (Pistol)
Metropolitan Opera, Fritz Reiner
2 CDs($14.50) $11.50
Astrid Varnay (Elektra), Walberga Wegner (Chrysothemis), Elisabeth Hongen (Klytemnestra), Set Svanholm (Aegisth), Paul Schöffler (Oreste), Risë Stevens (Octavian), Astrid Varnay (Marschallin), Nadine Conner (Sophie)
Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera, Fritz Reiner
2 CDs($14.50) $11.50
Paul Schöffler (Sachs), Gottlob Frick (Veit Pogner), Eberhard Waechter (Nachtigall), Erich Kunz (Beckmesser), Hans Braun Fritz Kothner), Hans Beirer (Walther), Murray Dickie (David), Irmgard Seefried (Eva) & Rosette Anday (Magdalena)
Vienna State Opera, Fritz Reiner
The heavily bombed State Opera House in Vienna reopened on November 5, 1955, with a performance of Fidelio. Die Meistersinger, the Viennese favourite, followed in a new production and was the... — More…
4 CDs($44.00) $35.25
Kirsten Flagstad (Brünnhilde), Friedrich Schorr (Wotan), Lotte Lehmann (Sieglinde), Kathryn Meisle (Fricka), Lauritz Melchior (Siegmund), Emmanuel List (Hunding)
Orchestra of the San Francisco Opera, Fritz Reiner
this 1936 live broadcast is still thrilling, with Reiner’s eloquent conducting and a cast to dream of: Friedrich Schorr’s dark, incisive Wotan, Lauritz Melchior’s Siegmund and Lotte Lehmann’s... — More…
Seasons 1936, 1939 and 1940
Bidú Sayao (Manon), Tito Schipa (Des Grieux), Richard Bonelli (Lescaut), Marjorie Lawrence (Carmen), Raoul Jobin (Don José), Ezio Pinza (Escamillo), Ezio Pinza (Figaro), Bidú Sayao (Susanna), John Brownlee (Count Almaviva), Elisabeth Rethberg (Countess Almaviva), Rise Stevens (Cherubino), Irra Petina...
3 CDs($20.50) $16.25
Martha Mödl (Leonore), Anton Dermota (Florestan), Paul Schöffler (Pizarro), Ludwig Weber (Rocco), Irmgard Seefried (Marzelline), Waldemar Kmentt (Jaquino), Karl Kamann (Fernando), George London (Don Giovanni), Lisa della Casa (Donna Anna), Anton Dermota (Don Ottavio), Sena Jurinac (Donna Elvira),...