Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wesendonck Lieder: Der Engel
Richard Wagner 3:10
2 Wesendonck Lieder: Stehe still
Richard Wagner 3:52
3 Wesendonck Lieder: Im Treibhaus
Richard Wagner 6:07
4 Wesendonck Lieder: Schmerzen
Richard Wagner 2:26
5 Wesendonck Lieder: Träume
Richard Wagner 4:54
6 Kindertotenlieder: Nun will die Sonn' so hell aufgeh'n
Gustav Mahler 6:02
7 Kindertotenlieder: Nun seh' ich wohl, warum so dunkle Flammen
Gustav Mahler 5:56
8 Kindertotenlieder: Wenn dein Mütterlein
Gustav Mahler 5:34
9 Kindertotenlieder: Oft denk' ich, sie sind nur ausgegangen
Gustav Mahler 3:43
10 Kindertotenlieder: In diesem Wetter
Gustav Mahler 6:44
11 Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht
Gustav Mahler 3:53
12 Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: Ging heut' morgen übers Feld
Gustav Mahler 4:10
13 Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: Ich hab' ein glühend Messer
Gustav Mahler 3:00
14 Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: Die zwei blauen Augen von meinem Schatz
Gustav Mahler 4:59
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Die Walküre: Der Männer Sippe
Richard Wagner 4:52
2 Die Walküre: Du bist der Lenz
Richard Wagner 2:25
3 Die Walküre: Siegmund! Sieh' auf mich! (Todesverkündigung)
Richard Wagner 21:37
4 Lohengrin: Einsam in trüben Tagen
Richard Wagner 6:36
5 Parsifal: Ich sah das Kind
Richard Wagner 5:57
6 Götterdämmerung: Starke Scheite schichtet mir dort (Immolation scene)
Richard Wagner 18:58
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Haugtussa, op. 67: Det syng
Edvard Grieg 4:34
2 Haugtussa, op. 67: Veslemøy
Edvard Grieg 3:08
3 Haugtussa, op. 67: Blåbær-li
Edvard Grieg 4:07
4 Haugtussa, op. 67: Møte
Edvard Grieg 4:23
5 Haugtussa, op. 67: Elsk
Edvard Grieg 3:34
6 Haugtussa, op. 67: Killingdans
Edvard Grieg 1:48
7 Haugtussa, op. 67: Vond Dag
Edvard Grieg 2:39
8 Haugtussa, op. 67: Ved Gjætle-Bekken
Edvard Grieg 7:03
9 Jeg elsker Dig, op. 5 no. 3
Edvard Grieg 3:21
10 Eros, op. 70 no .1
Edvard Grieg 3:17
11 Millom rosor, op. 39 no. 4
Edvard Grieg 2:05
12 Den gynger en Båd på Bølge, op. 69 no. 1
Edvard Grieg 3:06
13 Hytten, op. 18 no. 7
Edvard Grieg 1:36
14 Det første møte, op. 21 no. 1
Edvard Grieg 4:23
15 Jeg giver mit digt til våren, op. 21 no. 3
Edvard Grieg 3:29
16 Med en primulaveris, op. 26 no. 4
Edvard Grieg 2:24
17 Med en banlilje, op. 25 no. 4
Edvard Grieg 2:45
18 En drøm, op. 48 no. 6
Edvard Grieg 2:37
19 I liden højt der oppe, op. 39 no. 3
Edvard Grieg 2:16
20 Fra Monte Pincio, op. 39 no. 1
Edvard Grieg 6:21
21 Liten Kirsten, op. 60 no. 1
Edvard Grieg 3:56
22 Den ærgjerrige, op. 26 no. 3
Edvard Grieg 1:32
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Til kvällen, op. 17 no. 6
Jean Sibelius 1:40
2 Var det en dröm?, op. 37 no. 4
Jean Sibelius 2:21
3 Höstkväll, op. 38 no. 1
Jean Sibelius 5:29
4 Diamanten på Marssnön, op. 36 no. 6
Jean Sibelius 2:20
5 Flickan kom ifrån sin älsklings möte, op. 37 no. 5
Jean Sibelius 3:11
6 Arioso, op. 3
Jean Sibelius 4:06
7 Våren flyktar hastigt, op. 13 no. 4
Jean Sibelius 1:41
8 Se'n har jag ej frågat mera, op. 17 no. 1
Jean Sibelius 2:25
9 Men min fågel märks dock icke, op. 36 no. 2, orch. Pingoud
Jean Sibelius 2:46
10 På verandan vid havet, op. 38 no. 2
Jean Sibelius 3:09
11 Den första kyssen, op. 37 no. 1, orch. Nils-Eric Fougstedt
Jean Sibelius 2:05
12 Svarta Rosor, op. 36 no. 1, orch. Pingoud
Jean Sibelius 2:02
13 Säv, säv, susa, op. 36 no. 4, orch. Ivar Hellmann
Jean Sibelius 2:41
14 Kom nu hit, död!, op. 60 no. 1
Jean Sibelius 3:40
15 Efterårsstrormen, op. 18 no. 4
Edvard Grieg 3:28
16 Og jeg vil ha mig en silkevest, op. 60 no. 5, arr. Valdar
Edvard Grieg 1:39
17 Jeg giver mit digt til våren, op. 21 no. 3, arr. Valdar
Edvard Grieg 3:24
18 Til én I, op. 59 no. 3, arr. Valdar
Edvard Grieg 2:25
19 Til én II, op. 59 no. 4, arr. Valdar
Edvard Grieg 2:01
20 Ære det evige forår i livet
Arne Eggen 3:25
21 De hundrede fioliner
Eyvind Alnæs 3:31
22 Vårlængsler
Eyvind Alnæs 3:32
23 Nu brister alle de klofter
Eyvind Alnæs 2:57
24 Februarmorgen ved Golfen
Eyvind Alnæs 2:42
25 Nykelen
Harald Lie 5:03
26 Skinnvengbrev
Harald Lie 4:58
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dem Unendlichen
Franz Schubert 5:46
2 Erikönig, D. 328
Franz Schubert 4:23
3 Am Grabe Anselmos, D. 504
Franz Schubert 3:41
4 Des Mädchens Klage, D. 191
Franz Schubert 4:14
5 Ave Maria, D. 839
Franz Schubert 7:06
6 Vier ernste Gesänge: I. Denn es gehet dem Menschen
Johannes Brahms 4:07
7 Vier ernste Gesänge: II. Ich wandte mich und sah an alle
Johannes Brahms 4:08
8 Vier ernste Gesänge: III. O Tod, o Tod, wie bitter bist du
Johannes Brahms 4:43
9 Vier ernste Gesänge: IV. Wenn ich mit Menschen- und mit Engelszungen redete
Johannes Brahms 5:02
10 Treue Liebe, op. 7 no. 1
Johannes Brahms 3:12
11 Am Sonntag Morgen, op. 49 no. 1
Johannes Brahms 1:45
12 Auf dem Kirchhore, op. 105 no. 4
Johannes Brahms 3:13
13 Wie Melodien zieht es mir, op. 105 no. 1
Johannes Brahms 2:09
14 Alte Liebe, op. 72 no. 1
Johannes Brahms 3:49
15 Bei dir sind meine Gedanken, op. 95 no. 2
Johannes Brahms 2:00
16 Wir wandelten, op. 96 no. 2
Johannes Brahms 4:05
17 Dein blaues Auge, op. 59 no. 8
Johannes Brahms 2:27
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Der Nußbaum, op. 25 no. 3
Robert Schumann 3:19
2 Die Soldatenbraut, op. 64 no. 1
Robert Schumann 2:17
3 Meine Rose, op. 90 no. 2
Robert Schumann 5:25
4 Liebeslied, op. 51 no. 5
Robert Schumann 1:52
5 Die Lotosblume, op. 25 no. 7
Robert Schumann 2:33
6 Widmung, op. 25 no. 1
Robert Schumann 2:13
7 Erstes Grün, op. 35 no. 4
Robert Schumann 2:49
8 In der Fremde, op. 39 no. 1
Robert Schumann 2:31
9 Zum Schluß, op. 25 no. 26
Robert Schumann 2:19
10 Gesang Weylas (Gedichte von Eduard Mörike no. 46)
Hugo Wolf 1:27
11 Gebet (Gedichte von Eduard Mörike no. 28)
Hugo Wolf 2:51
12 Über Nacht
Hugo Wolf 2:55
13 Der Freund (Gedichte von Joseph von Eichendorff no. 1)
Hugo Wolf 1:59
14 Heb auf dein blondes Haupt (Italienisches Liederbuch, nach Paul Heyse no. 18)
Hugo Wolf 3:00
15 Anakreons Grab (Gedichte von J. W. v. Goethe no. 29)
Hugo Wolf 3:06
16 Morgenstimmung (Drei Gedichte von Robert Reinick no. 2)
Hugo Wolf 3:16
17 Zur Ruh, zur Ruh! (Sechs Gedichte von Scheffel, Mörike, Goethe und Kerner no. 6)
Hugo Wolf 3:32
18 Befreit, op. 39 no. 4
Richard Strauss 5:57
19 Mit deinen blauen Augen, op. 56 no. 4
Richard Strauss 2:05
20 Lob des Leidens, op. 15 no. 3
Richard Strauss 3:04
21 Ich trage meine Minne, op. 32 no. 1
Richard Strauss 2:08
22 Seitdem dein Aug', op. 17 no. 1
Richard Strauss 2:12
23 Geduld, op. 10 no. 5
Richard Strauss 5:27
24 Leit etter livet og liv det!, op. 55 no. 5
Christian Sinding 1:03
25 Sylvelin, op. 55 no. 1
Christian Sinding 2:36
26 Der skreg en fugl, op. 18 no. 5
Christian Sinding 2:27
27 Den Jomfru gik i Valmu-Vang, op. 50 no. 5
Christian Sinding 1:28
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Hear My Prayer... O for the Wings of a Dove (with chorus)
Felix Mendelssohn 11:53
2 Jerusalem! Thou That Killest the Prophets (Paulus, op. 36)
Felix Mendelssohn 3:58
3 Silent Night! Holy Night! (arr. Leslie Woodgate)
Franz Xaver Gruber 3:23
4 Ah, Turn Me Not Away... O Divine Redeemer
Charles Gounod 6:52
5 Jerusalem
Sir Hubert Parry 3:08
6 Jubilate (arr. Leslie Woodgate)
Dmitri Bortniansky 2:36
7 O Come, All Ye Faithful
John Francis Wade 4:20
8 Abide With Me
Samuel Liddle 5:57
CD 8
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Break in Grief (St. Matthew Passio, BWV 244) (arr. Edward Elgar & Ivor Atkins)
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:41
2 Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (arr. W.G. Whittaker)
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:12
3 If Thou Be Near (arr. Michael Tippett)
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:16
4 Sheep May Safely Graze (Cantata BWV 208 "Was mir behaft, ist nur di muntre Jagd")
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:26
5 Art Thou Troubled (Rodelinda, HWV 19)
George Frideric Handel 5:33
6 Gods All Powerful (Radamisto, HWV 11)
George Frideric Handel 3:15
7 Oh Sleep, Why Dost Thou Leave Me? (Semele, HWV 28)
George Frideric Handel 3:59
8 He Shall Feed His Flock (Messiah, HWV 56)
George Frideric Handel 5:24
9 I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (Messiah, HWV 56)
George Frideric Handel 6:44
10 Praise Ye the Lord (arr. Woodgate; McCormack)
George Frideric Handel 3:17
CD 9
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Organ prelude - Å prektige himler og jorderiks hærer
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 2:45
2 Organ prelude - Herre Gud, ditt dyre navn og ære
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 2:13
3 Hellig, hellig, hellig! Herre Gud allmektig
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 3:12
4 Kjærlighet fra Gud
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 1:48
5 Organ prelude - Lover den Herre (Lobe den Herren)
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 3:06
6 Sørg, o kjære Fader, du
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 3:15
7 Lei, milde ljos
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 3:45
8 Organ prelude - Gud signe vårt dyre fedreland
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 2:37
9 Organ prelude - Deilig er jorden
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 3:18
10 Organ prelude - Gud skal all ting lage
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 3:41
11 Nå la oss takke Gud (Nun danket alle Gott)
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 2:52
12 Dype, stille, sterke, milde
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 2:49
13 Organ prelude - Vår Gud han er så fast en borg (Ein' feste Burge)
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 4:48
14 Organ prelude - Påskemorgen slukker sorgen
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 3:15
15 Den store, hvite flokk å se
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 2:50
16 Den signede dag som nu vi ser
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 2:42
17 Kvardagskristen vil eg vera
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 3:23
18 Kirken den er et gammelt hus
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 4:47
19 Du Herre, som er sterk og stor
Kirsten Flagstad, Sigvart Fotland 2:39
CD 10
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jeg ser der, o Guds Lam
[traditional] 4:29
2 Ingen vinner frem til den evige ro
[traditional] 3:40
3 Eg lyfter upp til Gud min song
F. Vogel 3:10
4 Kjærlighet fra Gud
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:21
5 Sions vekter hever røsten (Zion hört die Wächter singen)
Philipp Nicolai 4:40
6 På Gud alene
H.O.C. Zinck 3:21
7 Jesus, din søte forening a smake
[traditional] 4:55
8 Alltid freidig når du går
Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse 2:07
9 Av høyheten opprunnen er
Philipp Nicolai 4:15
10 Min sjel, min sjel, lov Herren
[traditional] 4:45
11 Overmåde fullt av nåde
[traditional] 3:15
12 Ett er nødig, dette ene
Adam Krieger 3:22
13 Fred til bot for bittert savn
J.P.E. Hartmann 2:22
14 Jesus dine dype vunder
[traditional] 4:05
15 I denne verdens sorger senkt
[traditional] 3:19
16 Mitt hjerte alltid vanker
[traditional] 3:35

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Gustav Mahler (tracks 11–14)
Richard Wagner (tracks 1–5, 5)
Gustav Mahler (1901 – 1904) (tracks 6–10)
conductor:
Hans Knappertsbusch (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–5)
Sir Adrian Boult (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (tracks 6–14)
engineer:
James Brown (Decca engineer, 1960s) (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–5)
Gordon Parry (engineer) (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–5)
James Brown (Decca engineer, 1960s) (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (tracks 6–14)
Gordon Parry (engineer) (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (tracks 6–14)
librettist:
Friedrich Rückert (German poet) (1833 – 1834) (tracks 6–10)
lyricist:
Gustav Mahler (tracks 11–14)
Mathilde Wesendonck (tracks 1–5, 5)
mixer:
Guy Flechter (mastering engineer for Decca Records) (1957) (track 6)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (tracks 6–14)
orchestrator:
Felix Mottl (tracks 1–4)
Richard Wagner (tracks 5, 5)
producer:
Peter Andry (producer) (tracks 1–5)
Victor Olof (tracks 1–5)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–5)
Kirsten Flagstad (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (tracks 6–14)
recorded at:
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–5)
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (tracks 6–14)
arrangement of:
Wesendonck-Lieder: V. Träume (for voice and piano) (tracks 5, 5)
instrumental recording of:
Wesendonck-Lieder: V. Träume (for voice and large orchestra, Wagner) (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (track 5)
is based on:
Träume, WWV 91b (for violin and orchestra) (tracks 5, 5)
later versions:
Die zwei blauen Augen (for choir, Gottwald) (track 14)
Kindertotenlieder: I. "Nun will die Sonn' so hell aufgeh'n" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 6)
Kindertotenlieder: II. "Nun seh' ich wohl, warum so dunkle Flammen" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 7)
Kindertotenlieder: III. "Wenn dein Mütterlein" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 8)
Kindertotenlieder: IV. "Oft denk' ich, sie sind nur ausgegangen" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 9)
Kindertotenlieder: V. "In diesem Wetter" (Version für kleines Orchester von Rainer Riehn) (track 10)
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: I. "Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht" (Version für kleines Orchester von Arnold Schönberg) (track 11)
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: II. "Ging heut morgen übers Feld" (Version für kleines Orchester von Arnold Schönberg) (track 12)
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: III. "Ich hab' ein glühend Messer" (Version für kleines Orchester von Arnold Schönberg) (track 13)
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: IV. "Die zwei blauen Augen von meinem Schatz" (Version für kleines Orchester von Arnold Schönberg) (track 14)
part of:
Kindertotenlieder (tracks 6–10)
Wesendonck-Lieder (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (tracks 1–5, 5)
recording of:
Wesendonck-Lieder: V. Träume (for voice and large orchestra, Wagner) (track 5)
Wesendonck-Lieder: I. Der Engel (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (track 1)
Wesendonck-Lieder: II. Stehe still (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (track 2)
Wesendonck-Lieder: III. Im Treibhaus (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (track 3)
Wesendonck-Lieder: IV. Schmerzen (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (track 4)
Kindertotenlieder: I. "Nun will die Sonn' so hell aufgeh'n" (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (track 6)
Kindertotenlieder: III. "Wenn dein Mütterlein" (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (track 8)
Kindertotenlieder: V. "In diesem Wetter" (1957-05-17 – 1957-05-21) (track 10)
version of:
Wesendonck-Lieder: I. Der Engel (for voice and piano) (track 1)
Wesendonck-Lieder: II. Stehe still (for voice and piano) (track 2)
Wesendonck-Lieder: III. Im Treibhaus (for voice and piano) (track 3)
Wesendonck-Lieder: IV. Schmerzen (for voice and piano) (track 4)

CD 2

composer:
Richard Wagner (1846 – 1848) (track 4)
Richard Wagner (1854-06-28 – 1856-03-23) (tracks 1–3)
Richard Wagner (1869 – 1874) (track 6)
Richard Wagner (1872-01-04 – 1874-11-21) (track 6)
Richard Wagner (1877-09 – 1882-01) (track 5)
conductor:
Øivin Fjeldstad (1956-01-10) (track 6)
Hans Knappertsbusch (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
Sir Georg Solti (conductor) (1957-05-27 – 1957-05-28) (track 3)
engineer:
James Brown (Decca engineer, 1960s) (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
James Brown (Decca engineer, 1960s) (1957-05-27 – 1957-05-28) (track 3)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
Kringkastingsorkestret (1956-01-10) (track 6)
Oslo‐Filharmonien (1956-01-10) (track 6)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1957-05-27 – 1957-05-28) (track 3)
producer:
Peter Andry (producer) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
John Culshaw (track 3)
Victor Olof (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-01-10) (track 6)
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
Kirsten Flagstad (1957-05-27 – 1957-05-28) (track 3)
recorded at:
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1957-05-27 – 1957-05-28) (track 3)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
is the basis for:
part of:
recording of:
Lohengrin: Akt. I. "Einsam in trüben Tagen" (1956-05-13 – 1956-05-15) (track 4)
Die Walküre: Act II, Scene IV. "Siegmund! Sieh auf mich!" (1957-05-27 – 1957-05-28) (track 3)

CD 3

composed in:
piano:
Edwin McArthur (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (tracks 9–22)
Edwin McArthur (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Edvard Grieg (tracks 1–8, 11, 13, 16–22)
Edvard Grieg (1864) (track 9)
Edvard Grieg (1870 – 1872) (tracks 14–15)
Edvard Grieg (1900) (tracks 10, 12)
engineer:
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (tracks 9–22)
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (tracks 1–8)
lyricist:
Otto Benzon (tracks 10, 12)
Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson (tracks 14–15, 20)
Henrik Ibsen (track 17)
Vilhelm Krag (track 21)
Jonas Lie (track 19)
John Olaf Paulsen (tracks 16, 22)
producer:
John Culshaw (tracks 1–8)
Victor Olof (tracks 9–22)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (tracks 9–22)
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Decca Studios in West Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (tracks 9–22)
Decca Studios in West Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (tracks 1–8)
arrangements:
Fire digte fra Fiskerjenten, op. 21: No. 3. Jeg giver mit digt til våren (for voice and orchestra, arr. Valdar) (track 15)
is the basis for:
Eros (op 70, no. 1) (orchestrated version) (track 10)
I Love Thee (op. 5, no. 3) (for voice and orchestra) (track 9)
later translated versions:
Ich liebe dich, op. 5 no. 3 (in German, von Holstein) (track 9)
later versions:
Fire digte, op. 21: Det første møte (for orchestra) (track 14)
part of:
5 Digte, op. 60 (track 21)
5 songs, op. 69 (for voice and piano) (track 12)
5 songs, op. 70 (track 10)
Romancer (ældre og nyere) (op. 39) (tracks 11, 19–20)
6 songs, op. 48 (Norwegian lyrics) (track 18)
Sex digte, op. 25 (track 17)
Fem Digte, op. 26 (tracks 16, 22)
Hjertets melodier, op. 5 (for voice and piano) (part of collection) (track 9)
recording of:
Den ærgjerrige, op. 26 no. 3 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 22)
Der gynger en båd på bølge, op. 69 no. 1 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 12)
En drøm, op. 48 no. 6 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 18)
Eros, op. 70 no. 1 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 10)
Fire digte fra Fiskerjenten, op. 21: No. 1. Det første møte (for voice and piano) (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 14)
Fra Monte Pincio, op. 39 no. 1 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 20)
Hytten, op. 18 no. 7 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 13)
I Liden højt deroppe, op. 39 no. 3 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 19)
Jeg elsker dig, op. 5 nr. 3 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 9)
Liten Kirsten, op. 60 no. 1 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 21)
Med en primula veris, op. 26 no. 4 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 16)
Millom rosor, op. 39 no. 4 (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 11)
Sex digte, op. 25: No. 4. Med en Vandlilje (for voice and piano) (1956-03-26 – 1956-03-29) (track 17)
translated version of:

CD 4

premiered in:
Turku, Varsinais-Suomi, Finland (1914-03-30) (track 6)
Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1957-06-14) (track 14)
arranger:
Nils-Eric Fougstedt (track 11)
Ivar Hellman (track 13)
Jussi Jalas (tracks 1–2)
Ernest Pingoud (tracks 5, 9, 12)
Valdar (tracks 16–19)
Jean Sibelius (1903) (track 10)
Jean Sibelius (1904) (track 3)
Jean Sibelius (1913) (track 7)
Jean Sibelius (1957) (track 14)
balance engineer:
Cyril Windebank (1958-02-10 – 1958-02-14) (tracks 1–14)
composer:
Eyvind Alnæs (tracks 21–24)
Arne Eggen (track 20)
Edvard Grieg (tracks 15–16, 18–19)
Harald Lie (tracks 25–26)
Edvard Grieg (1870 – 1872) (track 17)
Jean Sibelius (1891) (tracks 1, 7)
Jean Sibelius (1891 – 1892) (track 8)
Jean Sibelius (1899) (tracks 9, 12)
Jean Sibelius (1900) (tracks 4, 11, 13)
Jean Sibelius (1901) (track 5)
Jean Sibelius (1902) (track 2)
Jean Sibelius (1903) (tracks 3, 8, 10)
Jean Sibelius (1909) (track 14)
Jean Sibelius (1911) (track 6)
conductor:
Øivin Fjeldstad (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (tracks 1–14)
Øivin Fjeldstad (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (tracks 15–26)
engineer:
Alan Reeve (1958-02-10 – 1958-02-14) (tracks 1–14)
lyricist:
Gustaf Fröding (track 13)
Ernst Josephson (track 12)
John Olaf Paulsen (track 19)
Johan Ludvig Runeberg (tracks 5–9, 11)
Viktor Rydberg (tracks 3, 10)
William Shakespeare (famous English poet and playwright) (track 14)
Josef Julius Wecksell (tracks 2, 4)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (tracks 1–14)
London Symphony Orchestra (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (tracks 15–26)
orchestrator:
Jean Sibelius (1916 – 1917) (track 4)
producer:
John Culshaw (tracks 1–26)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (tracks 1–14)
Kirsten Flagstad (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (tracks 15–26)
translator:
Carl August Hagberg (track 14)
publisher:
Breitkopf & Härtel (1912) (track 4)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (tracks 1–14)
Walthamstow Assembly Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (tracks 15–26)
part of:
Works of Jean Sibelius by opus number (number: op. 3) (track 6)
arrangement of:
Demanten på marssnön, op. 36 no. 6 (for voice and piano) (track 4)
Den första kyssen, op. 37 no. 1 (for voice and piano) (track 11)
Illalle, op. 17 no. 6 (for voice and piano) (translated) (track 1)
Kom nu hit, död!, op. 60 no. 1 (for voice and guitar) (track 14)
Men min fågel märks dock icke, op. 36 no. 2 (for voice and piano) (track 9)
Se'n har jag ej frågat mera, op. 17 no. 1 (for voice and piano) (track 8)
Säv, säv, susa, op. 36 no. 4 (for voice and piano) (track 13)
Var det en dröm?, op. 37 no. 4 (for voice and piano) (track 2)
is the basis for:
On St. John's Eve (op. 60, no. 5) (orchestrated version) (track 16)
later versions:
Arioso, op. 3 (for voice and piano) (track 6)
orchestration of:
Svarta rosor, op. 36 no. 1 (for voice and piano) (track 12)
part of:
recording of:
Arioso, op. 3 (for voice and string orchestra) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 6)
Demanten på marssnön, op. 36 no. 6 (for voice and orchestra, orch. Sibelius) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 4)
Den första kyssen, op. 37 no. 1 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Fougstedt) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 11)
Flickan kom ifrån sin älsklings möte, op. 37 no. 5 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Pingoud) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 5)
Höstkväll, op. 38 no. 1 (for voice and full orchestra) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 3)
Men min fågel märks dock icke, op. 36 no. 2 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Pingoud) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 9)
På verandan vid havet, op. 38 no. 2 (for voice and orchestra) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 10)
Se'n har jag ej frågat mera, op. 17 no. 1 (for voice and orchestra) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 8)
Seven Songs, op. 13 no. 4: Våren flyktar hastigt (for voice and orchestra) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 7)
Svarta Rosor, op. 36 no. 1 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Pingoud) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 12)
Säv, säv, susa, op. 36 no. 4 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Hellman) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 13)
Til kvällen, op. 17 no. 6 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Jalas) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 1)
Two Songs from "Twelfth Night", op. 60 no. 1: Kom nu hit, död! (for voice, harp and string orchestra) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 14)
Var det en dröm?, op. 37 no. 4 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Jalas) (1958-02-12 – 1958-02-14) (track 2)
De hundrede fioliner (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 21)
Efterårsstrormen, op. 18 no. 4 (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 15)
Februarmorgen ved Golfen (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 24)
Fire digte fra Fiskerjenten, op. 21: No. 3. Jeg giver mit digt til våren (for voice and orchestra, arr. Valdar) (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 17)
Nu brister alle de klofter (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 23)
Nykelen (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 25)
Og jeg vil ha mig en silkevest, op. 60 no. 5 (arr. Valdar) (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 16)
Skinnvengbrev (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 26)
Til én I, op. 59 no. 3 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Valdar) (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 18)
Til én. II, op. 59 no. 4 (for voice and orchestra, arr. Valdar) (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 19)
Vårlængsler (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 22)
Ære det evige forår i livet (1959-01-05 – 1959-01-08) (track 20)
version of:
Höstkväll, op. 38 no. 1 (for voice and piano) (track 3)
På verandan vid havet, op. 38 no. 2 (for voice and piano) (track 10)
Våren flyktar hastigt, op. 13 no. 4 (for voice and piano) (track 7)

CD 5

piano:
Edwin McArthur (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (tracks 1–5)
Edwin McArthur (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (tracks 6–17)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (tracks 6–9, 12–13, 15–17)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1815) (track 2)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1815-05-15) (track 4)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1815-09-15) (track 1)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1816-11-04) (track 3)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1825) (track 5)
Johannes Brahms (1852 – 1853) (track 10)
Johannes Brahms (1868) (track 11)
Johannes Brahms (1877) (track 14)
engineer:
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (tracks 1–5)
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (tracks 6–17)
lyricist:
Matthias Claudius (German poet) (track 3)
Edouard Ferrand (track 10)
Klaus Groth (tracks 13, 17)
Friedrich Halm (track 15)
Heinrich Heine (German poet) (track 16)
Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse (German writer) (track 11)
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (track 4)
Sir Walter Scott (19th-century Scottish author) (track 5)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 6–9)
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1782) (track 2)
producer:
Victor Olof (tracks 1–5)
Michael Williamson (tracks 6–17)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (tracks 1–5)
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (tracks 6–17)
translator:
Martin Luther (German theologian of the Reformation) (tracks 6–9)
Adam Storck (track 5)
publisher:
Cappi & Diabelli (1821) (track 2)
premiered at:
Theater am Kärntnertor in Wien, Austria (1821-03-07) (track 2)
recorded at:
Decca Studios in West Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (tracks 1–5)
Decca Studios in West Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (tracks 6–17)
part of:
arrangements:
5 Lieder, op. 105: Nr. 4. Auf dem Kirchhofe (unknown arr. for voice + orchestra) (track 12)
Ave Maria (for violin and piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 5)
Ave Maria (for piano, Tilling) (track 5)
Ave Maria (for handbell ensemble) (track 5)
Ave Maria (Ellens dritter Gesang), S. 557d (for solo piano, Liszt, first version) (track 5)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Ellens dritter Gesang (Ave Maria), S. 558 Nr. 12 (for solo piano, Liszt, second version) (track 5)
Erlkönig, S. 557a (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 2)
Erlkönig, S. 558 Nr. 4 (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 2)
Mädchens Klage, S. 563 no. 2 (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 4)
The Erlking (HLW) (translated) (track 2)
is based on:
Erlkönig (Goethe’s poem) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Ave Maria 2001 (track 5)
Ave María (Pallavicini's text) (track 5)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Ave Maria (Schubert's, in English, from "Fantasia") (track 5)
Ave Maria (Schubert's Ave Maria: Latin "Ave Maria" text sung to the tune of 'Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria"') (track 5)
Erlkönig (Herman van Veen) (track 2)
Heavenly Father (track 5)
orchestrations:
Erlkönig, D. 328 (orchestrated by Reger) (track 2)
Erlkönig, D. 328 (orchestrated by Berlioz) (track 2)
Erlkönig, S. 375 no. 4 (orchestrated by Liszt) (track 2)
part of:
5 Gesänge, op. 72 (part of collection) (track 14)
5 Lieder, op. 105 (tracks 12–13)
5 Lieder, op. 49 (track 11)
6 Gesänge, op. 7 (track 10)
4 Lieder, op. 96 (track 16)
7 Lieder, op. 95 (track 15)
recording of:
Am Grabe Anselmos, D. 504 (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 3)
Dem Unendlichen, D. 291 (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 1)
Des Mädchens Klage, D. 191 (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 4)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 5)
Erlkönig, D. 328 (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 2)
4 Lieder, op. 96: Nr. 2. Wir wandelten, wir zwei zusammen (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (track 16)
4 ernste Gesänge, op. 121: Nr. 3. O Tod, wie bitter bist du (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (track 8)
5 Gesänge, op. 72: Nr. 1. Alte Liebe (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (track 14)
5 Lieder, op. 105: Nr. 4. Auf dem Kirchhofe (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (track 12)
5 Lieder, op. 49: Nr. 1. Am Sonntag Morgen (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (track 11)
6 Gesänge, op. 7: Nr. 1. Treue Liebe (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (track 10)
7 Lieder, op. 95: Nr. 2. Bei dir sind meine Gedanken (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-27) (track 15)

CD 6

piano:
Edwin McArthur (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (tracks 1–9)
Edwin McArthur (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (tracks 10–27)
composer:
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 9)
Christian Sinding (tracks 24–27)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (tracks 19–23)
Hugo Wolf (tracks 10–14, 16–17)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1840) (tracks 5, 8)
Hugo Wolf (1875) (track 15)
Hugo Wolf (1888-11-04) (track 15)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1897 – 1898) (track 18)
librettist:
Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse (German writer) (track 14)
lyricist:
Richard Dehmel (track 18)
Joseph von Eichendorff (tracks 8, 13)
Heinrich Heine (German poet) (track 5)
Justinus Kerner (tracks 7, 17)
Nikolaus Lenau (track 3)
Julius Mosen (track 1)
Eduard Mörike (German Romantic poet, † 1875) (tracks 2, 10–11)
Robert Reinick (track 16)
Friedrich Rückert (German poet) (tracks 6, 9)
producer:
John Culshaw (tracks 9–27)
Victor Olof (tracks 1–8)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (tracks 1–9)
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (tracks 10–27)
recorded at:
Decca Studios in West Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (tracks 1–9)
Decca Studios in West Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (tracks 10–27)
arrangements:
Befreit, op. 39 no. 4 (for voice and orchestra) (track 18)
Der Nussbaum (Klaus Nomi version) (track 1)
Der Nussbaum, op. 25 no. 3 (for piano, Levinson) (track 1)
Myrthen, op. 25: Nr. 1. Widmung (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Myrthen, op. 25: Nr. 1. Widmung (for violin and piano, arr. Auer) (track 6)
Widmung (Liebeslied), S. 566 (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 6)
Widmung (Liebeslied), S. 566a (for solo piano, Liszt - simplified version) (track 6)
part of:
5 Lieder for voice and piano (op. 39; TrV 189) (track 18)
6 Lieder for voice and piano (op. 56; TrV 220) (track 19)
Myrthen, op. 25 (tracks 1, 5–6, 9)
5 Lieder for voice and piano (op. 32; TrV 174) (track 21)
6 Lieder (op. 17; TrV 149) (track 22)
Eichendorff-Lieder (track 13)
5 Lieder for middle voice and piano (op. 15; TrV 148) (track 20)
8 Gedichte aus »Letzte Blätter« (op 10; TrV 141) (track 23)
Mörike-Lieder (for voice and piano) (tracks 10–11)
Goethe-Lieder (track 15)
recording of:
Lieder und Gesänge, op. 51: Nr. 5. Liebeslied (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 4)
Myrthen, op. 25: Nr. 1. Widmung (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 6)
Myrthen, op. 25: Nr. 26. Zum Schluß (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 9)
Myrthen, op. 25: Nr. 3. Der Nußbaum (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 1)
Myrthen, op. 25: Nr. 7. Die Lotosblume (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 5)
Romanzen und Balladen, op. 64: Nr. 1. Die Soldatenbraut (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 2)
Zwölf Gedichte, op. 35: IV. Erstes Grün (1956-03-21 – 1956-03-23) (track 7)
Befreit, op. 39 no. 4 (for voice and piano) (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 18)
Den Jomfru gik i Valmu-Vang, op. 50 no. 5 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 27)
Der skreg en fugl, op. 18 no. 5 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 26)
Geduld, op. 10 no. 5 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 23)
Ich trage meine Minne, op. 32 no. 1 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 21)
Italienisches Liederbuch: No. 18. Heb auf dein blondes Haupt (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 14)
Leit etter livet og liv det!, op. 55 no. 5 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 24)
Lob des Leidens, op. 15 no. 3 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 20)
Mit deinen blauen Augen, op. 56 no. 4 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 19)
Mörike-Lieder, No. 28: Gebet "Herr! schicke was du willt" (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 11)
Nachgelassene Lieder I, No. 13: Über Nacht (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 12)
Seitdem dein Aug', op. 17 no. 1 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 22)
Sylvelin, op. 55 no. 1 (1956-11-22 – 1956-11-30) (track 25)

CD 8

composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 5, 8)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 9)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1743) (track 7)
conductor:
Sir Adrian Boult (1956-12-04 – 1956-12-07) (tracks 1–10)
engineer:
Gordon Parry (engineer) (1956-12-04 – 1956-12-07) (tracks 1–10)
librettist:
William Congreve (track 7)
lyricist:
W G Rothery (track 5)
orchestra:
London Philharmonic Choir (1956-12-04 – 1956-12-07) (tracks 1–10)
producer:
John Culshaw (tracks 1–10)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-12-04 – 1956-12-07) (tracks 1–10)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1956-12-04 – 1956-12-07) (tracks 1–10)
arrangements:
He Shall Feed His Flock (arr. Rizzo) (track 8)
later translated versions:
part of:
recording of:
Art Thou Troubled? (1956-12-04 – 1956-12-07) (track 5)
translated version of:

CD 9

organ:
Sigvart Fotland (1956-09) (tracks 1–19)
producer:
Torstein Gunnarson (tracks 1–19)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-09) (tracks 1–19)
recorded at:
Ris kirke in Oslo, Norway (1956-09) (tracks 1–19)

CD 10

organ:
Sigvart Fotland (1956-09) (tracks 1–16)
composer:
Ferdinand Vogel (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–2, 14–15)
Carl Nielsen (Danish composer) (1914-02) (track 16)
lyricist:
Hans Adolph Brorson (tracks 1, 16)
Johann Heermann (track 14)
Lars Linderot (track 2)
Johan Olof Wallin (track 15)
producer:
Torstein Gunnarson (tracks 1–16)
soprano vocals:
Kirsten Flagstad (1956-09) (tracks 1–16)
translator:
Gustav Jensen (Norwegian priest) (track 2)
recorded at:
Ris kirke in Oslo, Norway (1956-09) (tracks 1–16)
recording of:
Eg lyfter upp til Gud min song (1956-09) (track 3)
I denne verdens sorger senkt (1956-09) (track 15)
Jeg ser der, o Guds Lam (1956-09) (track 1)
Jesus dine dype vunder (1956-09) (track 14)
Mit hjerte altid vanker (1956-09) (track 16)
version of:
Forunderligt at sige, CNW 165 (for mixed choir and piano) (track 16)