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Summer Opera Sale - up to 60% off

Until 26th August 2019, we're offering up to 60% off over 5,000 opera CDs, SACDs, DVDs and Blu-rays.

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Piotr Beczała (Lohengrin), Anja Harteros (Elsa), Waltraud Meier (Ortrud), Tomasz Konieczny (Friedrich), Georg Zeppenfeld (Heinrich)

Bayreuther Festspiele, Christian Thielemann, Yuval Sharon

Blu-ray

($21.50) $17.25

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33 CDs

($101.25) $76.00

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3 CDs

($21.00) $14.75

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

No digital booklet included

3 CDs

($29.00) $21.75

Usually despatched in 8 - 10 working days

No digital booklet included

Birgit Nilsson (soprano), Grace Hoffmann (alto), Josef Traxel (tenor), Wolfgang Windgassen (tenor), Erik Sædén (baritone), Fritz Uhl (tenor), Josef Greindl (bass), Hermann Winkler (tenor), Egmont Koch (baritone)

Bayreuth Festival Chorus, Wolfgang Sawallisch

Nilsson is heard at a pre-Wieland staging of her Isolde – more flashily indulgent (the tope notes are presented as big events) but already loving and passionate in a unique way (try ‘Tod uns... More…

3 CDs

($31.25) $24.75

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This release includes a digital booklet

George London (Dutchman), Josef Greindl (Daland), Leonie Rysanek (Senta), Fritz Uhl (Erik), Res Fischer (Mary), Georg Paskuda (Steuermann)

Bayreuther Festspiele, Wolfgang Sawallisch

A blistering mono performance live from Bayreuth. Wolfgang Sawallisch takes no musical prisoners as Leonie Rysanek tears through Senta, all but incinerating George London’s Dutchman. More…

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2 CDs

($20.75) $16.50

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This release includes a digital booklet

3 CDs

($31.25) $24.75

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

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

($20.75) $16.50

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days

No digital booklet included

Wolfgang Windgassen (Tristan), Birgit Nilsson (Isolde), Christa Ludwig (Brangäne), Martti Talvela (King Marke), Eberhard Waechter (Kurwenal), Peter Schreier (Seemann)

Chor und Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele, Karl Böhm

3 CDs + Blu-ray Audio

($29.00) $23.25

Due for release on 26th Jul 2019

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George London (Amfortas), Martti Talvela (Titurel), Hans Hotter (Gurnemanz), Jess Thomas (Parsifal), Gustav Neidlinger (Klingsor), Irene Dalis (Kundry)

Chor und Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele, Hans Knappertsbusch

The pre-eminent conductor of Wagner's final opera is highly persuasive, and though the soloists do not quite match his 1951 ensemble there are exceptional contributions, notably from Hotter. More…

4 CDs

($36.75) $25.75

Usually despatched in 8 - 10 working days

No digital booklet included