Tracklist

CD 1
CD 2
CD 3: Die Zauberflöte (Orquesta Filarmónica de Viena)
CD 4: Die Zauberflöte (Orquesta Filarmónica de Viena)
CD 5: Le Nozze di Figaro, Acts 1 and 2 (Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Philharmoniker)
CD 6: Le Nozze di Figaro, Acts 3 and 4 (Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Philharmoniker)
CD 7: Salome (Wiener Philharmoniker)
CD 8: Salome (Wiener Philharmoniker)
CD 9: Aida, Act 1 (Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Philharmoniker)
CD 10: Aida, Act 2 (Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Philharmoniker)
CD 11: Aida, Acts 3 and 4 (Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Philharmoniker)
CD 12: Mass in B minor (Orchester und Singverein der Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien)
CD 13: Mass in B minor (Orchester und Singverein der Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien)
CD 14: Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45 (Wiener Philharmoniker)
CD 15: Missa Solemnis in D major
CD 16: Missa Solemnis in D major, Mozart, Strauss
CD 17: Hänsel und Gretel (Choirs of Loughton High School for Girls and Bancroft's School, Philharmonia Orchestra)
CD 18: Hänsel und Gretel (Choirs of Loughton High School for Girls and Bancroft's School, Philharmonia Orchestra)
CD 19: Così fan tutte (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus)
CD 20: Così fan tutte (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus)
CD 21: Così fan tutte (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus)
CD 22
CD 23: Die Fledermaus (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus)
CD 24: Die Fledermaus (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus)
CD 25: Ariadne auf Naxos: Prologue and Opera: Beginning (Philharmonia Orchestra)
CD 26: Ariadne auf Naxos: Opera: Conclusion (Philharmonia Orchestra)
CD 27: Der Rosenkavalier (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus, Choirs of Loughton High School for Girls and Bancroft's School)
CD 28: Der Rosenkavalier (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus, Choirs of Loughton High School for Girls and Bancroft's School)
CD 29: Der Rosenkavalier (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus, Choirs of Loughton High School for Girls and Bancroft's School)
CD 30: Falstaff (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus)
CD 31: Falstaff (Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus)
CD 32: Fidelio (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 33: Fidelio (Berliner Philharmoniker)
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 11. Introduction and Recitative "Gott! Welch Dunkel hier!" (Florestan)
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:23
2 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 12. Melodrama "Wie kalt ist es in diesem unterirdischen Gewölbe!" (Leonore, Rocco)
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:25
3 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 12. Duet "Nur hurtig fort" (Rocco, Leonore)
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:13
4 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 12. "Er erwacht" (Leonore, Rocco, Florestan)
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:23
5 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 13. Trio "Euch werde Lohn in bessern Welten" (Florestan, Rocco, Leonore)
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:36
6 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 13. "Ist alles bereit?" (Rocco, Leonore, Florestan, Pizarro)
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:39
7 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 14. Quartet "Er sterbe!" (Pizarro, Florestan, Leonore, Rocco)
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:40
8 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 14. "Vater Rocco! Vater Rocco!" (Jaquino, Rocco)
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:18
9 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 14. "Es schlägt der Rache Stunde!" (Leonore, Florestan, Pizarro, Rocco)
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:11
10 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 15. Duet "O namenlose Freude!" (Leonore, Florestan)
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:58
11 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 16. "Heil sei dem Tag" (Chor, Don Fernando, Rocco, Pizarro, Leonore, Marzelline)
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:02
12 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act II, Scene I, No. 16. "Du schlossest auf des Edlen Grab (Don Fernando, Leonore, Florestan, Marzelline, Rocco, Chor, Jaquino)
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:10
13 Missa Solemnis in D major, Op. 123: Kyrie
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:34
14 Missa Solemnis in D major, Op. 123, Gloria: Gloria in excelsis
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:46
15 Missa Solemnis in D major, Op. 123, Gloria: Qui tollis
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:38
16 Missa Solemnis in D major, Op. 123, Gloria: Quoniam tu solus sanctus
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:00
CD 34: Missa Solemnis in D major
CD 35: Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45
CD 36: Pelléas et Mélisande (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 37: Pelléas et Mélisande (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 38: Pelléas et Mélisande (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 39: Die Jahreszeiten (Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin & Berlin Philharmoniker)
CD 40: Die Jahreszeiten (Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin & Berlin Philharmoniker)
CD 41: Don Carlo (1884 4 Act Version)
CD 42: Don Carlo (1884 4 Act Version)
CD 43: Don Carlo (1884 4 Act Version)
CD 44: Otello (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 45: Otello (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 46: Il Trovatore (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 47: Il Trovatore (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 48: Der Fliegende Holländer, Acts 1 and 2 (Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor, Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 49: Der Fliegende Holländer, Acts 2 and 3 (Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor, Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 50: Lohengrin, Acts 1 and 2 (Chor der Deutschen Oper, Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 51: Lohengrin, Act 2 (Chor der Deutschen Oper, Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 52: Lohengrin, Acts 2 and 3 (Chor der Deutschen Oper, Berlin, Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 53: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Act 1 (Bayreuth Festival Chorus and Orchestra)
CD 54: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Acts 1 and 2 (Bayreuth Festival Chorus and Orchestra)
CD 55: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Act 3 (Bayreuth Festival Chorus and Orchestra)
CD 56: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Act 3 (Bayreuth Festival Chorus and Orchestra)
CD 57: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Act 1 (Chor der Staatskapelle Dresden, Chor der Leipziger Rundfunks)
CD 58: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Acts 1 and 2 (Chor der Staatskapelle Dresden, Chor der Leipziger Rundfunks)
CD 59: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Act 3 (Chor der Staatskapelle Dresden, Chor der Leipziger Rundfunks)
CD 60: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Act 3 (Chor der Staatskapelle Dresden, Chor der Leipziger Rundfunks)
CD 61: Tristan und Isolde, Act 1 (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 62: Tristan und Isolde, Acts 1 and 2 (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 63: Tristan und Isolde, Acts 2 and 3 (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 64: Tristan und Isolde, Act 3 (Berliner Philharmoniker)
CD 65: Die Walküre, Act 3 (Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele 1951)
CD 66: Lucia Di Lammermoor, Acts 1 and 2 (Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano, RIAS Sinfonie-Orchester Berlin)
CD 67: Lucia Di Lammermoor, Acts 3 and 4 (Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano, RIAS Sinfonie-Orchester Berlin)
CD 68: Madama Butterfly, Acts 1 and 2 (Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano)
CD 69: Madama Butterfly, Act 2 (Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano)
CD 70: Il Trovatore, Acts 1 and 2 (Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano)
CD 71: Il Trovatore, Acts 3 and 4 (Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano)

Credits

CD 33: Fidelio (Berliner Philharmoniker)

premiered in:
Sankt-Peterburg, Russia (1824-04-07) (tracks 13–16)
balance engineer:
Wolfgang Gülich (engineer) (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1–11)
baritone vocals [Fernando]:
José van Dam (1970-10 – 1970-12) (track 11)
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) (track 11)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (tracks 1–6, 8–9, 11–12)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (tracks 7, 10)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1819 – 1823) (tracks 13–16)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (tracks 12–16)
Herbert von Karajan (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1–11)
librettist:
Jean-Nicolas Bouilly (tracks 7, 10)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1–11)
producer:
Michel Glotz (tracks 1–11)
soprano vocals [Leonore]:
Helga Dernesch (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 2–7, 9–11)
soprano vocals [Marzelline]:
Helen Donath (1970-10 – 1970-12) (track 11)
tenor vocals [Florestan]:
Jon Vickers (tenor) (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1, 4–7, 9–10)
tenor vocals [Jaquino]:
Horst Laubenthal (1970-10 – 1970-12) (track 8)
translator:
Joseph Sonnleithner (tracks 7, 10)
recorded at:
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1970-10 – 1970-12) (tracks 1–11)
part of:
Missa solemnis D-Dur, op. 123 (movement) (tracks 13–16)
Fidelio, op. 72: Akt II (tracks 7–10)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of: