A World of Song

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    A World of Song Sunday 26 April 2015

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    A World of Song

    It is an ode to the human condition, the relentless struggle between flesh and spirit. A World of Song pays homage to Wagner's great depiction of this struggle in Tannhauser.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:05
      Title: Dir Tone Lob! Die Wunder Sei'n Gepriesen (Act I, Scene 2)
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): Placido Domingo (Tenor), Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo)
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Wagner: Tannhauser, Deutsche Grammophon, 435405-2
      Duration: 2:47
    • 19:07
      Title: Dank Deiner Huld, Gepriesen Sei Dein Lieben! (Act I, Scene 2)
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): Placido Domingo (Tenor), Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo)
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Wagner: Tannhauser, Deutsche Grammophon, 435405-2
      Duration: 2:59
    • 19:12
      Title: Befreit
      Composer: Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Sop)
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Sop), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Strauss: Kiri Te Kanawa, CBS Masterworks, MK 76794
      Duration: 5:09
    • 19:22
      Title: Dich, Teure Halle, Gruss Ich Wieder (Act Ii, Scene 1)
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): Cheryl Studer (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Wagner: Tannhauser, Deutsche Grammophon, 435405-2
      Duration: 5:37
    • 19:41
      Title: Symphony No.2 "Resurrection" "O Roschen Rot"
      Composer: Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Christa Ludwig (Contralto)
      Performer(s): Christa Ludwig (Contralto), Ileana Cotrubas (Soprano), Wiener Philharmoniker, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Norbert Balatsch (Chorus Master)
      Album: Mahler The People's Edition, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779260
      Duration: 5:29
    • 19:47
      Title: O Du Mein Holder Abendstern (Act Iii, Scene 2)
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): Andreas Schmidt (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Wagner: Tannhauser, Deutsche Grammophon, 435405-2
      Duration: 3:00
    • 19:51
      Title: Die Loreley
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Diana Damrau (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Diana Damrau (Soprano), Helmut Deutsch (Piano)
      Album: Liszt Lieder: Diana Damrau, Virgin Classics, 509990792824
      Duration: 6:26

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