Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur op. 48 Nr. 4 »Die Himmel rühmen«
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:46
2 Transeamus usque Bethlehem
Joseph Schnabel 3:01
3 Ave Maria D 839
Franz Schubert 5:19
4 Deutsche Messe F-Dur D 872: 5. Zum Sanctus »Heilig ist der Herr«
Franz Schubert 3:51
5 Ave Maria
Charles‐François Gounod 3:19
6 Ave Maria (II)
Anton Bruckner 4:07
7 Agnus Dei
Georges Bizet 3:26
8 Deutsche Messe F-Dur D 872: 2. Zum Gloria »Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe«
Franz Schubert 3:30
9 Der Messias: »Halleluja«
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:16
10 Messe in h-Moll, BWV 232: Gloria
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:55
11 Kyrie B-Dur D 45
Franz Schubert 2:17
12 Salve Regina B-Dur D 386
Franz Schubert 3:51
13 Die Schöpfung: »Die Himmel erzählen«
Joseph Haydn 4:06
14 Paukenmesse (Missa in tempore belli): »Gloria« (Teil 1)
Joseph Haydn 2:52
15 Ein deutsches Requiem op. 45: 2. »Denn alles Fleisch« (Anfang)
Johannes Brahms 5:27
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Nabucco: »Gli arredi festivi«
Giuseppe Verdi 5:10
2 Nabucco: »Va, pensiero, sull’ali dorate" (Chor der Gefangenen)
Giuseppe Verdi 4:16
3 Fidelio: »O welche Lust« (Chor der Gefangenen)
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:37
4 Otello: »Fuoco di gioia« (Feuerchor)
Giuseppe Verdi 2:40
5 Aida: »Gloria all’Egitto« (Chor und Triumphmarsch)
Giuseppe Verdi 7:13
6 Don Carlos: »Spuntato ecco il di d’esultanza«
Giuseppe Verdi 6:23
7 Der Troubadour: »Vedi! Le fosche notturne spoglie« (Zigeunerchor)
Giuseppe Verdi 3:51
8 La traviata: »Di Madride noi siam mattadori« (Chor der Matadore)
Giuseppe Verdi 3:05
9 Macbeth: »Che faceste? dite su!« (Chor der Hexen)
Giuseppe Verdi 3:23
10 Carmen: »Avec la garde montante« (Marsch und Chor der Gassenjungen)
Georges Bizet 4:52
11 Carmen: »Les voici! Voici la quadrille« (Einzug des Toreros)
Georges Bizet 3:52
12 Der Bajazzo: »Andiam! Andiam!« (Glockenchor)
Ruggiero Leoncavallo 2:40
13 Cavalleria rusticana: »Gli aranci olezzano« (Osterchor)
Pietro Mascagni 6:57
14 Cavalleria rusticana: »Beato voi, compar Alfio« – »Regina coeli laetare«
Pietro Mascagni 8:30

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1747 – 1749) (tracks 10, 10)
trumpet:
Maurice André (French trumpeter) (1964-06) (track 9)
organ:
Elmar Schloter (organist) (1964-06) (track 9)
harpsichord:
Hedwig Bilgram (1964-06) (track 9)
balance engineer:
Harald Baudis (track 9)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1966-02-22 – 1969-04-29) (track 13)
choir vocals:
Munich Bach Choir (track 10)
Wiener Singverein (track 13)
Münchener Bach‐Chor (1964-06) (track 9)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 10, 10)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 9)
Joseph Haydn (track 13)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 9)
conductor:
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1962) (track 10)
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1964-06) (track 9)
Herbert von Karajan (1966-02-22 – 1969-04-29) (track 13)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano) (track 13)
orchestra:
Münchener Bach‐Orchester (1964-06) (track 9)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1966-02-22 – 1969-04-29) (track 13)
producer:
Karl Faust (producer) (track 9)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (track 13)
soprano vocals:
Gundula Janowitz (track 13)
tenor vocals:
Fritz Wunderlich (operatic tenor) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1965) (track 9)
publisher:
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1964-06) (track 9)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1966-02-22 – 1969-04-29) (track 13)
compilation of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
part of:
h-Moll-Messe, BWV 232 (tracks 10, 10)
Der Messias: Part II (arr. W.A. Mozart) (track 9)
recording of:
h-Moll-Messe, BWV 232: I. Missa: V. Et in terra pax (1961-02 – 1961-04) (track 10)
Der Messias: 42. Chor: Halleluja (1964-06) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:

CD 2

balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (track 7)
bass vocals [2. Gefangener]:
Günther Leib (track 3)
choir vocals:
The Ambrosian Singers (tracks 10–11)
Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–9, 12–14)
chorus master:
Roberto Benaglio (tracks 12–14)
Patrick Criswell (chorusmaster) (tracks 10–11)
Romano Gandolfi (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 9)
John McCarthy (British choral conductor, scholar, composer and arranger) (tracks 10–11)
Norberto Mola (track 8)
Horst Neumann (choir master and conductor) (track 3)
Gerhart Wüstner (chorus master) (track 3)
Romano Gandolfi (1974-11) (track 7)
composer:
Ruggero Leoncavallo (track 12)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 5, 5)
conductor:
Claudio Abbado (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 9–11)
Herbert von Karajan (tracks 12–14)
Antonino Votto (conductor) (track 8)
Claudio Abbado (1974-11) (track 7)
librettist:
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 10–11)
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–9, 12–14)
performer:
producer:
Rainer Brock (track 7)
tenor vocals [1. Gefangener]:
Eberhard Büchner (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1963) (track 8)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1966) (tracks 12–14)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1969) (track 3)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1975) (tracks 1–2, 4–7)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1976) (track 9)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1978) (tracks 10–11)
recorded at:
Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Milano, Italy (1974-11) (track 7)
arrangements:
Aida: Grand March (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Grand March from "Aida" (for organ, Lemare) (track 5)
later versions:
Vincerai per me (track 5)
part of:
Pagliacci: Atto I (track 12)
Aida: Atto Secondo (tracks 5, 5)
recording of:

Release

ASIN: DE: B00002476B [info]
purchase for download: https://itunes.apple.com/de/album/id120528996 [info]