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Browse: Strauss, R - Elektra

Composer: Richard Strauss (1864–1949)Genre: Opera
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Showing 1 - 10 of 40 results
  • 2 SACDs

    $10.50

    In stock

    Usually despatched within 1 working day

    This release includes a digital booklet

  • No digital booklet included

  • DVD Video

    $29.50

    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.

  • Blu-ray

    $35.75

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  • Recorded: Sofiensaal, Vienna, September 1966

    Birgit Nilsson (Elektra), Regina Resnik (Klytämnestra), Marie Collier (Chrystothemis), Gerhard Stolze (Aegisth), Tom Krause (Orest)

    A classic superbly remastered, with Nilsson's searing anti-heroine and Solti building almost unbearable tension. Includes Resnik's raddled Klytaemnestra, Krause's heroic Orest and Marie Collier,... More…

    This release includes a digital booklet

  • Gwyneth Jones (Elektra) Leonie Rysanek (Clytemnestra) Anne Evans (Chrysothemis), Ronald Hamilton (Aegisth), Wolfgang Schöne (Orest)

    Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Choeur du Grand Théâtre de Genève, Jeffrey Tate

    2 CDs

    $23.25

    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

  • Regina Resnik (Klytämnestra), Birgit Nilsson (Elektra), Leonie Rysanek (Chrysothemis), Wolfgang Windgassen (Aegisth), Eberhard Waechter (Orest), Fredrick Guthrie (Der Pfleger der Orest), Margareta Sjöstedt (Vertraute), Margarita Lilova (Schleppträgerin), Gerhard Unger (Junger Diener), Herbert Lackner...

    [Nilsson] is achingly tender in the recognition scene with Orestes, vividly obsequious as she lures Aegisthus to his death and tireless in her final, fatal dance...like Nilsson, [Resnik] really... More…

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    No digital booklet included

  • Deborah Polaski (Elektra), Felicity Palmer (Klytämnestra), Anne Schwanewilms (Chrysothemis), Graham Clark (Aegisth), Franz Grundheber (Orest)

    West German Radio Chorus, West German Radio Symphony Orchestra, Semyon Bychkov

    …Bychkov trumps the competition spectacularly. He conducts the score uncut and summons up all its exultant power; but in addition to the growling savagery of Solti and others he finds rare warmth... More…

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    This release includes a digital booklet

  • Birgit Nilsson (Elektra), Regina Resnik (Klytämnestra), Marie Collier (Chrystothemis), Gerhard Stolze (Aegisth), Tom Krause (Orest)

    Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Georg Solti

    A classic superbly remastered, with Nilsson's searing anti-heroine and Solti building almost unbearable tension. Includes Resnik's raddled Klytaemnestra, Krause's heroic Orest and Marie Collier,... More…

    No digital booklet included

  • Michaela Schuster (Klytämnestra), Evelyn Herlitzius (Elektra), Camilla Nylund (Chrysothemis), Hubert Delamboye (Aegisth) & Gerd Grochowski (Orest)

    Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra & Toonkunst Choir Amsterdam, Marc Albrecht

    If there's such a thing as an anti-Solti Elektra, this is it...[it] burns at its own distinctive temperature, with a strong sense of live-performance through-line and in a much more orchestrally... More…

    2 SACDs

    $38.75

    Usually despatched in 3 - 4 working days

    No digital booklet included