Tracklist

CD 1
CD 2
CD 3
CD 4
CD 5
CD 6
CD 7
CD 8
CD 9
CD 10
CD 11
CD 12
CD 13
CD 14
CD 15
CD 16
CD 17
CD 18
CD 19
CD 20
CD 21
CD 22
CD 23
CD 24
CD 25
CD 26
CD 27
CD 28
CD 29
CD 30
CD 31
CD 32
CD 33
CD 34
CD 35
CD 36
CD 37
CD 38
CD 39
CD 40
CD 41
CD 42
CD 43
CD 44
CD 45
CD 46
CD 47
CD 48
CD 49
# Title Rating Length
1 No.11: Indtoduktion und Are Gott! Welch Dunkel Hier! (Florestan)
11:23
2 No.12: Nelodram und Duett Wie kalt ist es in diesem unterirdischen Gewoelbe! (Leonore-Rocco)
1:25
3 Nur hurtig fort... (Rocco-Leonore)
4:13
4 Er erwacht! (Leonore/Rocco-Florestan)
1:23
5 No.13: Euch werde Lohn in besser'n Welten (Florestan-Rocco-Leonore)
6:36
6 Ist alles bereit? (Rocco-Leonore-Florestan-Pizarro)
0:39
7 No.14: Er sterbe! Doch er soll erst wissen... (Pizarro-Florestan-Leonore-Rocco)
3:41
8 Vater Rocco! Vater Rocco! (Jaquino-Rocco)
0:19
9 Es schlaegt der Rache Stunde! (Leonore-Florestan-Pizarro-Rocco)
1:12
10 No.15: O namenlose Freude! (Leonore-Florestan)
2:58
11 No.16: Heil sei dem Tag, heil sei der Stunde (chor-Don Fernando-Rocco-Pizarro-Leonore-Mirzelline)
6:02
12 Du schlossest auf des Edlen Grab (Don Fernando-Leonore-Florestan-Marzelline-Rocco-Chor-Jaquino)
8:04
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Credits

CD 49

balance engineer:
Wolfgang Gülich (engineer) (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1–12)
baritone vocals [Fernando]:
José van Dam (1970-10 – 1970-12) (track 11)
bass vocals [Fernando & Rocco]:
José van Dam (1970-10 – 1970-12) (track 12)
bass vocals [Pizarro]:
Zoltán Kelemen (1970-10 – 1970-12) (track 11)
bass vocals [Rocco]:
Karl Ridderbusch (1970-10 – 1970-12) (track 11)
José van Dam (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 2–9)
bass-baritone vocals [Pizarro]:
Karl Ridderbusch (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 6–7, 9)
choir vocals:
Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 11–12)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (tracks 1–6, 8–9, 11)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (tracks 7, 10)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1–12)
librettist:
Jean-Nicolas Bouilly (tracks 7, 10)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Michel Glotz (tracks 1–12)
soprano vocals [Leonore]:
Helga Dernesch (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 2–7, 9–12)
soprano vocals [Marzelline]:
Helen Donath (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 11–12)
tenor vocals [Florestan]:
Jon Vickers (tenor) (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1, 4–7, 9–10, 12)
tenor vocals [Jaquino]:
Horst Laubenthal (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 8, 12)
translator:
Joseph Sonnleithner (tracks 7, 10)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1–12)
part of:
Fidelio, op. 72: Akt II (tracks 7–10)
recording of:

Release

part of: The Collector’s Edition (EMI Classics)
ASIN: UK: B000NA2PCS [info]