Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ruslan und Ludmilla
Michael Glinka 5:41
2 Tannhäuser
Richard Wagner 14:47
3 Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor
Otto Nicolai 8:56
4 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Richard Wagner 10:56
5 Die verkaufte Braut
Bedřich Smetana 6:40
6 Wilhelm Tell
Gioachino Rossini 12:08

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Otto Nicolai (track 3)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (track 6)
Михаил Иванович Глинка (Russian composer) (1837 – 1842) (track 1)
Richard Wagner (1843 – 1845-04-13) (track 2)
Bedřich Smetana (1863 – 1866) (track 5)
Richard Wagner (1863 – 1867) (track 4)
conductor:
Cesare Cantieri (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 5)
Igor Gogol (conductor, probably a pseudonym for Alfred Scholz) (track 2)
Vassil Kazandjiev (track 2)
Vladimir Petroschoff (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1, 3)
George Richter (conductor, probably fictitious, or Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 2)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 1–3, 6)
János Sándor (track 5)
Thomas Waldham (track 1)
Leopold Hager (1983-12) (track 5)
librettist:
orchestra:
Royal Danish Symphony Orchestra (Royal Danish Orchestra) (track 2)
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 2–3, 5–6)
London Philharmonia Orchestra (name used on budget releases, not the London Philharmonic or the New Philharmonia) (tracks 2–3, 6)
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 1–2)
London Symphony Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym, not the real LSO) (track 2)
Budapest Symphony Orchestra (a.k.a. Budapest Symphony) (track 5)
National Symphony Orchestra Olsztyn (probably a fake artist by Alfred Scholz) (track 2)
New Philharmonia Orchestra London (conducted by Alfred Scholz) (tracks 1, 3, 6)
New Philharmonic Orchestra (unknown orchestra used on budget recordings) (track 1)
Philharmonic Orchestra London (bogus name used on budget releases, not the London Philharmonic or the New Philharmonia) (tracks 2–3, 6)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 3)
Philharmonisches Festspielorchester (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
GMS (1986) (track 1)
Mediaphon (NOT for release label use! Mediaphon-Musikproduktion und Verlag GmbH) (1989) (track 6)
recorded at:
Villa Louvigny in Luxembourg (1983-12) (track 5)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Overture to "Die Meistersinger" (for organ, Lemare) (track 4)
Overture to "Tannhäuser" (for band, Sousa) (track 2)
Overture to “Tannhäuser” (for organ, Lemare) (track 2)
Tannhäuser: Ouvertüre (for piano, Wagner) (track 2)
The Merry Wives of Windsor (for brass band, Hawkins) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Lone Ranger (track 6)
Ouvertüre zu Tannhäuser, S. 442 (for piano, Liszt) (track 2)
Pilgerchor aus Tannhäuser, S. 443/2 (second, less common version) (track 2)
Swingin' Willie (track 6)
part of:
Prodaná nevěsta (track 5)
recording of:
Guillaume Tell: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
referred to in medleys: