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  • Opera Highlights – CD

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    Adolphe Adam: WENN ICH KÖNIG WÄR'

    (excerpts performed in German)
    Conductor: Ernst Märzendorfer
    Cast: Stina-Britta Melander; Rudolf Schock, Thomas Stewart et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1960

    Charles Gounod: MARGARETE (FAUST)

    (excerpts performed in German)
    Conductor: Wilhelm Schüchter
    Cast: Hilde Güden, Ursula Schirrmacher; Rudolf Schock, Gottlob Frick, Hugh Beresford et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1963

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    Hans Werner Henze: ELEGIE FÜR JUNGE LIEBENDE

    (excerpts)
    Conductor: Hans Werner Henze
    Cast: Martha Mödl, Catherine Gayer; Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Thomas Hemsley, Loren Driscoll et al.
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

    Mauricio Kagel: AUS DEUTSCHLAND

    (Excerpts)
    Conductor: Michael Gielen
    Cast: Barbara Scherler, Barbara Vogel, Catherine Gayer, Kaja Borris; Barry McDaniel, Donald Grobe, Bengt Rundgren, Walton Grönroos, Rolf Kühne et al.
    Aloys Kontarsky (keyboard instrument)
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    Live-Recording from May 13, 15 and 16 1981
    1 CD

    Franz Léhar: FRIEDERIKE

    (Excerpts / also with DER GRAF VON LUXEMBURG)
    Conductor: Hermann Hagestadt
    Cast: Sonja Schöner, Luise Cramer; Donald Grobe, Harry Friedauer
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1965

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    Pietro Mascagni: CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA

    (excerpts in German language I with DER BAJAZZO (PAGLIACCI)
    Conductor: Janos Kulka
    Cast: Gloria Davy, Yonako Nagano; Sándor Kónya, Walter Berry
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1962

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    Pietro Mascagni: CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA

    (excerpts in German language / with DER BAJAZZO (PAGLIACCI)
    Conductor: Wilhelm Schüchter
    Cast:Leonie Rysanek; Rudolf Schock, Josef Metternich
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD

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    Pietro Mascagni: CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA

    (Excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Richard Kraus
    Cast: Marlies Semeling, Ingeborg Wenglos, Erika Stroka; Fritz Wunderlich, Gerhard Niese
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin, Günther-Arndt-Chor
    1 CD; (5-CD-Box Fritz Wunderlich – Die frühen Jahre)
    Recording from 1956

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    Wolfgang Amadé Mozart: LE NOZZE DI FIGARO

    (excerpts)
    Conductor: Karl Böhm
    Cast: Gundula Janowitz, Tatiana Troyanos, Edith Mathis; Hermann Prey, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1967

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    Modest Mussorgskij: BORIS GODUNOW

    (excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Lovro von Matacic
    Cast: Erika Köth; Gottlob Frick, Martti Talvela, Rudolf Schock et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

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    Otto Nicolai: DIE LUSTIGEN WEIBER VON WINDSOR

    (excerpts)
    Conductor: Wilhelm Schüchter
    Cast: Erika Köth; Gottlob Frick, Horst Wilhelm, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1955

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    Jacques Offenbach: HOFFMANNS ERZÄHLUNGEN

    (excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Richard Kraus
    Cast: Gladys Kuchta, Mattwilda Dobbs, Cvetka Ahlin, Ruth Siewert; Sándor Kónya, Thomas Stewart et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

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    Giacomo Puccini: LA BOHEME

    (excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Wilhelm Schüchter
    Cast: Erna Berger, Erika Köth; Rudolf Schock, Hermann Prey, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Gottlob Frick
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1954

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    Giacomo Puccini: LA BOHEME

    (Excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Richard Kraus
    Cast: Trude Eipperle, Ruth-Margret Pütz; Fritz Wunderleich, Herbert Brauer, Robert Koffmane, Peter Roth-Ehrang, Leopold Clam
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD; (5-CD-Box Fritz Wunderlich – Die frühen Jahre)
    Recording from 1956

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    Giacomo Puccini: MADAME BUTTERFLY

    (excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
    Cast: Anneliese Rothenberger, Sieglinde Wagner; Nicolai Gedda, Hermann Prey, Hans Guenter
    RIAS-Chamber Chorus
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1966

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    Giacomo Puccini: MADAME BUTTERFLY

    (Excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Richard Kraus
    Cast: Trude Eipperle, Esther Hilbert, Helga Hildebrandt; Fritz Wunderleich, Theo Ziliken, Martin Vantin, Peter Roth-Ehrang,
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD; (5-CD-Box Fritz Wunderlich – Die frühen Jahre)
    Recording from 1958

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    Gioacchino Rossini: DER BARBIER VON SEVILLA

    (excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Reinhard Peters
    Cast: Rita Streich; Raimund Grumbach, Ernst Haefliger, Ivan Sardi et al.
    RIAS-Chamber Chorus
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1964

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    Bedrich Smetana: DIE VERKAUFTE BRAUT

    (excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Heinrich Hollreiser
    Cast: Melitta Muszely, Hildegard Hillebrecht; Rudolf Schock, Kurt Böhme et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1962

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    Johann Strauss: EINE NACHT IN VENEDIG

    (excerpts / together with DER ZIGEUNERBARON and WIENER BLUT)
    Conductor: Richard Müller-Lampertz
    Cast: Sonja Knittel; Heinz Hoppe
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1962

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    Richard Strauss: DER ROSENKAVALIER

    (excerpts)
    Conductor: Heinrich Hollreiser
    Cast: Hildegard Hillebrecht, Erika Köth, Hertha Töpper, Christa Ludwig; Walter Berry, Cesare Curzi
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1964

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    Giuseppe Verdi: EIN MASKENBALL

    (excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Heinrich Hollreiser
    Cast: Hildegard Hillebrecht, Herta Töpper; Rudolf Schock, Eberhard Wächter et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1964

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    Giuseppe Verdi: EIN MASKENBALL

    (excerpts performed in German)
    Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
    Cast: Inge Borkh, Evelyn Lear, Sieglinde Wagner; Jess Thomas, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau et al.
    Orchestra & Chorus of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1963

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    Giuseppe Verdi: NABUCCO

    (excerpts)
    Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
    Cast: Ghena Dimitrova, Lucia Popp, Lucia Valentini-Terrani; Placido Domingo, Piero Cappuccilli, Evgeny Nesterenko, Kurt Rydl, Volker Horn
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1983

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    Giuseppe Verdi: NABUCCO

    (excerpts performed in German)
    Conductor: Horst Stein
    Cast: Liane Synek, Evelyn Lear; Thomas Stewart, Sándor Kónya, Martti Talvela et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1964

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    Giuseppe Verdi: LA TRAVIATA

    (excerpts)
    Conductor: Lorin Maazel
    Cast: Pilar Lorengar, Mirella Fiorentini; Giacomo Aragall, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1968

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    Giuseppe Verdi: LA TRAVIATA

    (Excerpts in German language)
    Conductor: Wilhelm Schüchter
    Cast: Melitta Muszely; Rudolf Schock, Josef Metternich et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

    Richard Wagner: LOHENGRIN

    (short version)
    Conductor: Hermann Weigert
    Cast: Beate Malkin, Henriette Gottlieb; Otto Helgers, Fritz Wolff, Rudolf Watzke, Armin Welter
    Chorus of the Staatsoper Berlin
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1929

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    Richard Wagner: DIE MEISTERSINGER
    VON NÜRNBERG

    (with excerpts from Carl Maria v. Weber\'s OBERON)
    Conductor: Eugen Jochum
    Cast: Catarina Ligendza, Christa Ludwig; Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Placido Domingo et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1976

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    Richard Wagner: PARSIFAL - 3. Akt

    Conductor: Hans Knappertsbusch
    Cast: Elsa Larcen; Carl Hartmann, Ludwig Weber
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Opernhaus Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1942

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    Carl Maria von Weber: DER FREISCHÜTZ

    (Short version)
    Conductor: Robert Heger
    Cast: Maria Müller, Carla Spletter; August Seider, Willi Domgraf-Fassbaender, Georg Hann, Josef Greindl et al.
    Chorus of the Staatsoper Berlin
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1943

  • Artist Portraits – CD

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    Lucia Aliberti sings Bellini

    Arias from IL PIRATA and BEATRICE DI TENDA
    Conductor: Marcello Viotti, Fabio Luisi
    Cast: Lucia Aliberti, Camille Capasso; Roberto Frontali, Stuart Neill, Paolo Gavanelli
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1992 and 1994

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    Peter Anders – Operatic Portrait

    Arias by Wolfgang Amadé Mozart, Carl Maria v. Weber, Albert Lortzing, Otto Nicolai, Richard Wagner, Richard Strauss, Giuseppe Verdi, Giacomo Puccini, Piotr I. Tschaikowskij, Nikolaj Rimskij-Korssakow
    Conductor: Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt, Johannes Schüler, Walter Lutze, Arthur Grüber
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Opernhaus Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1934 to 1939

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    Grace Bumbry – Early recordings: Oratorio/Opera/Lieder

    Grace Bumbry – Early recordings: Oratorio/Opera/Lieder
    Arias from AIDA, DON CARLO, IL TROVATORE and MACBETH by Giuseppe Verdi
    Conductor: Hans Löwlein
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    Recording from 1965
    Further arias, orchestras and conductors
    3 CDs

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    Maria Cebotari – Arien, Duette Szenen

    Arias, Duetts by Wolfgang Amadé Mozart, Georges Bizet, Giuseppe Verdi, Giacomo Puccini
    Conductor: Gerhard Steeger
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Opernhaus Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1941 to 1942
    And other conductors and orchestras

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    Placido Domingo - Italian Opera Arias The Legendary First Recital Recording

    Arias from TURANDOT, PAGLIACCI, LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR, UN BALLO IN MASCHERA, AIDA, IL TROVATORE, FEDORA
    Conductor: Nello Santi
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1968

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    Kirsten Flagstad live in Berlin

    Arias from ELEKTRA, TRISTAN UND ISOLDE, GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG et al.
    Conductor: Georges Sebastian
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    2 CDs
    Recording from Mai 9 and 11 1952

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    Rupert Glawitsch – Hommage an einen unvergessenen Sänger

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    Hans Hotter

    as »Wotan« in his first interpretations (1938-1942)
    Richard Wagner: DIE WALKÜRE - Akt II Szenen 1 & 2
    Conductor: Bruno Seidler-Winkler
    Cast: Marta Fuchs, Margarete Klose
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    Recording from 1938
    Richard Wagner: DIE WALKÜRE - Akt III - »Closing Scene«
    Condcutor: Robert Heger
    Staatskapelle Berlin
    1 CD

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    Porgi, amor – Gundula Janowitz

    Arias from LE NOZZE DI FIGARO, COSI FAN TUTTE, TANNHÄUSER, LOHENGRIN, RIENZI, DER FREISCHÜTZ and OBERON
    Conductors: Karl Böhm and Ferdinand Leitner
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1967 and 1968

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    Jonas Kaufmann singt Wagner

    „Wesendonck Lieder“ and arias from RIENZI, TANNHÄUSER, LOHENGRIN, DIE WALKÜRE, SIEGFRIED und DIE MEISTERINGER VON NÜRNBERG
    Conductor: Donald Runnicles
    Orchestra & chorus of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    With Markus Brück
    1 CD
    Recording from September 2012

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    Wookyung Kim - Hugo / Schiller / Goethe

    Arias by Giuseppe Verdi, Gaetano Donizetti, Gioacchino Rossini, Jules Massenet, Ambroise Thomas, Charles Gounod
    Chamber Ensemble Classic of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 2008

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    René Kollo singt Wagner & Strauss

    Richard Wagner: Wesendonck-Lieder
    Excerpts from TRISTAN UND ISOLDE und DIE WALKÜRE
    Richard Strauss: Verführung, op. 33,1
    Im Abendrot from Vier letzte Lieder
    With Ingrid Haubold
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    Conductor: Christian Thielemann
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1992

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    Rudolf Laubenthal – Lebendige Vergangenheit

    Arias by Giacomo Meyerbeer, Giuseppe Verdi, Giacomo Puccini, Ruggiero Leoncavallo, Pjotr I. Tschaikowskij and Bedrich Smetana
    Conductors: Eduard Möricke and Ignatz Waghalter
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Opernhaus and of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1919 and 1923
    And other conductors and orchestras

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    Christa Ludwig

    The Legendary 1964 Recordings
    Arias by Richard Strauss, Christoph Willibald Gluck, Gioacchino Rossini, Richard Wagner
    Conductor: Heinrich Hollreiser
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1964

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    Martha Mödl singt

    Arias from DON CARLOS, MACBETH, CARMEN, TRISTAN UND ISOLDE, GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG
    Conductor: Artur Rother und Hans Löwlein
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper and Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1951 to 1962

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    Martha Mödl & Wolfgang Windgassen

    Richard Wagner: TRISTAN UND ISOLDE - Highlights
    1. Akt 3. Szene: Weh, ach wehe! dies zu dulden, 2. Akt 2. Szene Isolde! - Tristan! Geliebter! Lausch\' Geliebter! - Lass mich sterben!, 3. Akt 3. Szene Mild und leise wie er lächelt
    Conductor: Artur Rother
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1952 and 1954

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    Thomas Quasthoff – Die Stimme

    Arias and Duetts by Albert Lortzing, Carl Maria von Weber, Richard Wagner, Richard Strauss
    With Christiane Oelze
    Conductor: Christian Thielemann
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 2004

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    Johan Reuter: Rare Verdi

    Arias by Giuseppe Verdi\'s OBERTO, ERNANI, I DUE FOSCARI, GIOVANNA D\\\'ARCO, ALZIRA, I MASNADIERI, IL CORSARO, LA BATTAGLIA DI LEGNANO
    Chamber Ensemble Classic of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 2008

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    Dagmar Schellenberger - Mozart-Arien

    Arias from COSÌ FAN TUTTE, LE NOZZE DI FIGARO, LA CLEMENZA DI TITO, DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE, IDOMENEO, DON GIOVANNI
    Conductor: Ralf Weikert
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1993

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    Joseph Schmidt – Ein Stern fällt vom Himmel

    Arias by Gaetano Donizetti, Jacques Francois Fromental Halévy, Pietro Mascagni, Giacomo Puccini, Robert Stolz und Giuseppe Verdi
    Conductors: Selmar Meyrowitz, Walter Goehr, Frieder Weissmann
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin et al.
    Recordings from 1929 to 1934
    10 CDs

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    Rudolf Schock

    Various excerpts from WENN ICH KÖNIG WÄR’, CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA, LA BOHEME and DIE VERKAUFTE BRAUT
    Conductors: Heinrich Hollreiser, Ernst Märzendorfer, Wilhelm Schüchter
    Cast: Erna Berger, Erika Köth, Leonie Rysanek; Rudolf Schock, Kurt Böhme. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Gottlob Frick, Josef Metternich, Herrmann Prey et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Städtische Oper and Deutsche Oper Berlin
    10 CDs
    Recordings from 1952-61

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    Elisabeth Schwarzkopf singt Operetten

    Pottpouris from PAGANINI, DAS LAND DES LÄCHELNS, BOCCACCIO and WIENER BLUT
    Conductors: Walter Lutze and Hansgeorg Otto
    With Rupert Glawitsch
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Opernhaus Berlin
    Recordings from September 21939and August 11 1940
    Further Arias and Duets by Franz Lehár and Johann Strauß
    Conductor: Otto Ackermann
    With Emmy Loose; Nicolai Gedda, Erich Kunz
    Philharmonia Orchestra

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    Peter Seiffert - Opernarien

    Arias by Wolfgang Amadé Mozart, Georges Bizet, Albert Lortzing, Jacques Offenbach, Charles Gounod, Richard Wagner, Arrigo Boito, Giacomo Puccini
    Dirigent: Heinz Wallberg
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1992

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    Peter Seiffert - Italienische Opernarien

    Arias by Gaetano Donizetti, Umberto Giordano, Giacomo Puccini, Francesco Cilea, Amilcare Ponchielli, Giuseppe Verdi, Pietro Mascagni
    Conductor: Ralf Weikert
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1993

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    Peter Seiffert - Festliches Konzert

    Arias by Georg Friedrich Händel, Friedrich von Flotow, Richard Wagner, Giuseppe Verdi, Ludwig van Beethoven, Tommaso Giordani, Georges Bizet, Charles Gounod, Franz Schubert
    Conductors: Heinz Wallberg, Jiri Kout
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1995

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    Rita Streich – Arien und Walzer

    Arias by Vincenzo Bellini, Georges Bizet, Léo Delibes, Gaetano Donizetti, Jules Massenet, Giacomo Puccini, Nicolaj Rimskij-Korssakow and Giuseppe Verdi
    Conductor: Reinhard Peters et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    Recording from 1966
    2 CDs

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    Günther Treptow – Lebendige Vergangenheit

    Arias from Richard Wagner, Karl Goldmark, Wilhelm Kienzl, Eugen d’Albert, Ruggiero Leoncavallo, Giacomo Puccini and Franz Lehár
    Conductor: Johannes Schüler, Hermann Lüddecke and Leopold Ludwig
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Opernhaus Berlin et al.
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1937 to 1950

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    Klaus Florian Vogt – Helden

    Arias and excerpts from DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE, ZAR UND ZIMMERMANN, OBERON, MARTHA, LOHENGRIN, DIE WALKÜRE, DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG, DIE TOTE STADT u. a.
    with Manuela Uhl
    Conductor: Peter Schneider
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Live-Recording from July 8, 2011

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    Fritz Wunderlich - The Legend

    Arias by Pietro Mascagni, Giacomo Puccini, Johann Strauß, Fred Raymond
    Conductor: Richard Kraus
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin, Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin, The Film- und Bühnenorchester
    2 CDs
    Recordings from 1954 to 1956

  • Artist Portraits – DVD

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    Das Waldbühnen-Konzert

    Anna Netrebko, Rolando Villazon, Placido Domingo
    Arias and duets by Gioacchino Rossini, Giuseppe Verdi, Georges Bizet, Franz Lehár, Leonard Bernstein
    Conductor: Marco Armiliato
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 DVD (also on Blu ray Disc)
    Live recording at the Berlin Waldbühne
    from July 7 2006

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    The Art of Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

    German Lieder (1 DVD) und excerpts from operas by Wolfgang Amadé Mozart, Giacomo Puccini, Richard Strauss and Aribert Reimann (1 DVD)
    The opera excerpts contain scenes (15:17) from Mozart’s DON GIOVANNI (Opening performance at Deutsche Oper Berlin on September 24 1961)
    Conductor: Ferenc Fricsay
    Directed by Carl Ebert
    Soloists: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Erika Köth and Walter Berry
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    2 DVDs

  • Documentary Films

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    OUVERTÜRE 1912 – DIE DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN

    A Documentary by Enrique Sánchez Lansch
    With Karan Armstrong, Jesús López Cobos, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Ferenc Fricsay, Götz Friedrich, Klaus Geitel, Josef Greindl, Hans Werner Henze, James King, René Kollo, Christa Ludwig, Lorin Maazel, Barry McDaniel, Martha Mödl, Hans Neuenfels, Aribert Reimann, Wilhelm Rode, Curt A. Roesler, Donald Runnicles, Dietmar Schwarz, Gustav Rudolf Sellner, Peter Sykora, Christian Thielemann, Julia Várady, Klaus Florian Vogt et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Städtische Oper and the Deutsche Opernhaus
    1 DVD
    Recording from 2012

    Richard Wagner: DER RING DES NIBELUNGEN

    Documentary film about DER RING DES NIBELUNGEN
    Stage director: Götz Friedrich
    Set design, Costume design: Peter Sykora
    Conductor: Jesús López Cobos
    Cast: Caterina Ligendza, Júlia Várady, Florence Quivar; René Kollo, Peter Hofmann, Simon Estes, Roger Roloff, Matti Salminen, Horst Hiestermann, George Shirley, Gottfried Hornik, Cheryl Studer et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    Recording from 1984 and 1985 (85 mins)
    Limited Edition on Laser Disc for Japan, 1993

  • Other Opera Excerpts on CD

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    Christian Thielemann dirigiert Wagner

    Orchestral excerpts from RIENZI, LOHENGRIN, TANNHÄUSER, GÖTTERDAMMERUNG, PARSIFAL, TRISTAN UND ISOLDE, DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    2 CDs
    Live-Recording, Wiener Musikverein, November 28, 2004

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    Christian Thielemann dirigiert aus Opern von Pfitzner und Strauss

    Orchestral pieces from operas by Pfitzner and Strauss
    Hans Pfitzner: PALESTRINA – Prelude to acts 1 and 2
    Hans Pfitzner: DAS HERZ - Liebesmelodie
    Hans Pfitzner: DAS KÄTHCHEN VON HEILBRONN - Overture
    Richard Strauss: GUNTRAM – Prelude to act 1
    Richard Strauss: CAPRICCIO - Prelude
    Richard Strauss: FEUERSNOT - Liebesszene
    Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1996

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    Die schönsten Opernchöre

    Opera choruses by Verdi, Bizet, Gounod, Weber, Wagner, Leoncavallo, Puccini, Mascagni
    Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

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    Große deutsche Opernchöre

    Opera choruses by Händel, Zimmermann, Beethoven, Wagner, Offenbach, Mozart, Lortzing, Nicolai
    Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Jiri Kout
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

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    Große italienische Opernchöre

    Opera choruses by Verdi, Mascagni, Puccini, Donizetti, Bellini, Leoncavallo
    Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Jiri Kout
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

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    Berühmte Opernchöre

    Opera choruses from DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE, FIDELIO,
    DER FREISCHÜTZ, TROUBADOUR, AIDA, TANNHÄUSER, NABUCCO, I LOMBARDI
    Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

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    Berühmte Opernchöre – Vol. 1

    Opera choruses by Verdi, Puccini, Mascagni, Leoncavallo, Gounod, von Flotow et al.
    Conductors: Alberto Erde, Wilhelm Schüchter and Heinrich Hollreiser
    Cast: Brigitte Fassbaender, Hilde Güden; Gottlob Frick, Hans Hopf, Rudolf Schock et al.
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

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    Berühmte Opernchöre – Vol. 2

    Opera choruses by Mozart, van Beethoven, von Weber, Kreutzer, Nicolai, Smetana, Wagner et al.
    Conductors: Horst Stein, Alberto Erede, Wilhelm Schüchter, Lovro von Matacic, Bernhard Conz, Heinrich Hollreiser and Richard Kraus
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD

    Artur Rother dirigiert Ouvertüren

    Ouverturs by Gluck, Weber, Nicolai and Humperdinck
    Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1961

    1965-1997 Porträt Chor & Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin

    (Portrait of the Chorus & Orchestra of Deutsche Oper Berlin)
    Orchestral pieces and choruses from LE NOZZE DI FIGARO, DER FREISCHÜTZ (The Marksman), DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG (The Mastersingers of Nuremberg), CARMINA BURANA, TANNHÄUSER, GUNTRAM, NABUCCO, SALOME, PALESTRINA, AIDA
    Conductors: Karl Böhm, Eugen Jochum, Horst Stein, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Christian Thielemann
    Chorus & Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recordings from 1965 to 1997

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    Elvis und Der Fliegende Holländer

    A radioplay for children with music by Richard Wagner
    Speaker: Michael Tregor, Shenja Lacher, Sven Hussock et al.
    Soloists: Cheryl Studer; Bernd Weikl, Hans Sotin, Plácido Domingo, Peter Seiffert et al.
    Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
    Chorus and Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
    1 CD
    Recording from 1991 and 2017