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Wagner: Orchestral Excerpts, Vol. 1


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This selection of some of Wagner’s finest orchestral excerpts opens with the
‘storm-swept ballad’ of Der fliegende Holländer, the opera which launched his
epoch-defining later masterpieces. The entire span of Der Ring des Nibelungen
is represented in this programme, from the luminous rainbow bridge which leads
the gods to Valhalla in Das Rheingold, the urgent drama of Die Walküre, and
the atmospheric repose of the Forest Murmurs in Siegfried, to the tragic depths
of Siegfried’s Funeral March. This recording has been praised for its ‘radiant
sensuousness’. (Gramophone) Volumes 2 and 3 in this series are available on
8.572768 and 8.572769.
Facts
Item number 8572767
Barcode 747313276776
Release date 8/28/2012
Category Orchestral
Label NAXOS CLASSICS
Media type COMPACT DISC
Number of units 1
Performers
Conductor Schwarz, Gerard
Orchestra Seattle Symphony
Disc: 1
1 Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman): Ove 00:11:35 Schwarz, Gerard Seattle Symphony
2 Das Rheingold, Scene 4: Entrance of the Gods into 00:07:48 Schwarz, Gerard Seattle Symphony
3 Die Walkure, Act III: Leb' wohl … Loge hor! Lausch 00:15:29 Schwarz, Gerard Seattle Symphony
4 Siegfried, Act II: Forest Murmurs (arr. W. Hutsche 00:07:57 Schwarz, Gerard Seattle Symphony
5 Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods), Act I: Daw 00:26:32 Schwarz, Gerard Seattle Symphony
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