Wagner & Verdi: Great Opera Choruses (SACD230)

Genre: 
  1. Wagner: Tannhauser: Act II, Scene 4 Chorus: "Freudig Begrussen Wir Die Edle Halle"
  2. Verdi: Nabucco: Parte Prima: "Gerusalemme", Coro D'introduzione
  3. Wagner: Parsifal: Act I: "Gurnemanz and Parsifal Now Enter the Mighty Hall of the Castle"
  4. Verdi: Aida: Gran Finale Atto 2
  5. Wagner: Lohengrin: Act III, Scene 1: "Bridal Chorus"
  6. Verdi: Nabucco: Parte Terza: "La Profezia", Coro D'introduzione
  7. Verdi: Nabucco: "Coro di Schiavi Ebrei"
  8. Wagner: Tannhauser: Final Chorus: "Heil! Heil! Der Gnade Wunder Heil!"

From Austria, the Bruckner Orchester Linz, the Czech Philharmonic Chorus of Brno and the St. Florian Boys' Choir perform some of the most beloved opera choruses from the works of Wagner & Verdi.

Personnel:

St. Florianer Sängerknaben - Choir

Czech Philharmonic Chorus of Brno - Choir

Bruckner Orchester Linz - Orchestra

Bernhard Klee - Conductor

Composers:

Richard Wagner (1813-1883)

Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)

Production:

Produced by Miguel Kertsman

Recorded by Miguel Kertsman and Othmar Eichinger

Edited and mastered by Miguel Kertsman, Harald Huber and Nicholas Prout

This album was made with the purest audio path, using the very best microphones, mic preamps, analog-to-digital converters, recorders, and cables with careful attention to detail to produce the most transparent and natural sound available today.