There are 60 recordings on file in which Régine Crespin appears

Order by composer

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1 1955(LI) - Otello by Giuseppe Verdi - Georges Sébastian*

2 1956(LE) - Otello by Giuseppe Verdi - Jean Trick*

3 1956(LI) - Pénélope by Gabriel Fauré - Désiré-Emile Inghelbrecht*

4 1958(LI) - Parsifal by Richard Wagner - Hans Knappertsbusch*

5 1958(STU) - Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc - Pierre Dervaux*

6 1959(LI) - Damnation de Faust (La) by Hector Berlioz - Igor Markevitch*

7 1959(LI) - Rosenkavalier (Der) by Richard Strauss - Leopold Ludwig*

8 195?(RE) - Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Désiré-Emile Ingh..*

9 1960(LI) - Parsifal by Richard Wagner - Hans Knappertsbusch*

10 1960(SE) - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini - Georges Prêtre*

11 1961(LI) - Rosenkavalier (Der) by Richard Strauss - Heinz Wallberg*

12 1961(LI) - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini - Edward Downes*

13 1961(LI) - Walküre (Die) by Richard Wagner - Rudolf Kempe*

14 1962(LI) - Aida by Giuseppe Verdi - Nicola Rescigno*

15 1962(LI) - Damnation de Faust (La) by Hector Berlioz - Pierre Monteux*

16 1962(LI) - Rosenkavalier (Der) by Richard Strauss - Lorin Maazel*

17 1962(LI) - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini - Carlo Felice Cillario*

18 1963(LI) - Damnation de Faust (La) by Hector Berlioz - Jean Fournet**

19 1963(SE) - Hérodiade by Jules Massenet - Georges Prêtre*

20 1964(LE) - Troyens (Les) by Hector Berlioz - Georges Sébastian*

21 1964(LE) - Troyens (Les) by Hector Berlioz - Georges Sébastian*

22 1964(LI) - Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss - Eugen Jochum*

23 1964(LI) - Fidelio by Ludwig Van Beethoven - Norman Del Mar*

24 1964(LI) - Iphigénie en Tauride by Christophe Willibald Gluck - Georges Sébastian*

25 1964(LI) - Lohengrin by Richard Wagner - Joseph Rosenstock*

26 1964(LI) - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini - Bruno Bartoletti*

27 1964(SE) - Rosenkavalier (Der) by Richard Strauss - Silvio Varviso*

28 1965(LI) - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini - Bruno Bartoletti*

29 1965(LI) - Werther by Jules Massenet - Jean Fournet*

30 1965(LI;17/4/65) - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini - Fausto Cleva*

31 1965(LI;3/4/65) - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini - Fausto Cleva*

32 1965(SE) - Troyens (Les) by Hector Berlioz - Georges Prêtre*

33 1965(SE) - Troyens (Les) by Hector Berlioz - Georges Prêtre*

34 1965(STU) - Walküre (Die) by Richard Wagner - Georg Solti*

35 1966(LI) - Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss - Georges Sébastian*

36 1966(LI) - Parsifal by Richard Wagner - Georges Prêtre*

37 1966(LI) - Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner - Horst Stein*

38 1966(STU) - Walküre (Die) by Richard Wagner - Herbert von Karajan*

39 1967(LE) - Gioconda (La) by Amilcare Ponchielli - Nello Santi*

40 1967(LI) - Walküre (Die) by Richard Wagner - Herbert von Karajan*

41 1968(LI) - Tosca by Giacomo Puccini - Zubin Mehta*

42 1968/69(STU) - Rosenkavalier (Der) by Richard Strauss - Georg Solti*

43 1969(LI) - Parsifal by Richard Wagner - Erich Leinsdorf*

44 1969(LI) - Walküre (Die) by Richard Wagner - Herbert von Karajan*

45 1969(LI) - Walküre (Die) by Richard Wagner - Leopold Ludwig*

46 1972(LI) - Troyens (Les) by Hector Berlioz - Sarah Caldwell*

47 1972(LI) - Werther by Jules Massenet - Martin Rich*

48 1974(STU) - Carmen by Georges Bizet - Alain Lombard*

49 1975(LI) - Carmen by Georges Bizet - Henry Lewis*

50 1975(STU) - Vie parisienne (La) by Jacques Offenbach - Michel Plasson*

51 1976(LI) - Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni - Kenneth Schermerhorn*

52 1976(STU) - Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein (La) by Jacques Offenbach - Michel Plasson*

53 1976(STU) - Périchole (La) by Jacques Offenbach - Alain Lombard*

54 1978(STU) - Don Quichotte by Jules Massenet - Kazimierz Kord*

55 1978?(LI) - Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein (La) by Jacques Offenbach - Michel Plasson*

56 1979(LI) - Werther by Jules Massenet - Richard Bonynge**

57 1980(LI) - Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc - Jean-Pierre Marty*

58 1981(LI) - Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc - Julius Rudel*

59 1982(LI) - Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc - Henry Lewis*

60 1983(LI) - Queen of Spades (The) by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky - Woldemar Nelsson*

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Otello by Giuseppe Verdi performed in French

Conductor Georges Sébastian - 1955(LI)

Orchestra - L'Opéra de Paris

Chorus - L'Opéra de Paris

Otello - José Luccioni

Desdemona - Régine Crespin

Iago - René Bianco

Cassio - Louis Rialland

Rodrigo - Camille Rouquetty

Lodovico - Pierre Savignol

Montano - André Philippe

Emilia - Simone Couderc

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Compact Disc; - Malibran Music CDRG 186 {2CDS} (2006)ª

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Recordings of Otello by Giuseppe Verdi are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity January 1960 Vol.10 No.1 p.101: December 1963 Vol.13 No.12 p.90; HARRIS p.205; Opera on Record p.319; CELLETTI p.963; Opera on CD (1) p.59 (2) p.66 (3) p.73; L'Avant Scène Opéra No 3 p.117, No.218 p.92; The Opera Quarterly Vol.4 No.2 Summer 1986 p.49; MET p.654; MET(VID) p.406; PENGUIN p.493; BBC Music Magazine April 1994 p.56; Stereophile December 1994 p.206; Répertoire No.86 décembre 1995 p.9; GIUDICI p.1027 (2) p.1660; Opéra International No.263 décembre 2001 p.16; l'opera (Milano) Anno XV N.156 dicembre 2001 p.124

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Orpheus - Jul+Aug 2006 S.67 [GH]

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Opéra Magazine - No.11 octobre 2006 p.75 [JP]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance in the Palais Garnier, Paris (7 October 1955). The opera was performed in a French version by Camille du Locle and Arrigo Boito.

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Otello by Giuseppe Verdi performed in Italian

Conductor Jean Trick - 1956(LE)

Orchestra - L'Opéra de Marseille

Chorus - L'Opéra de Marseille

Otello - Mario Del Monaco

Desdemona - Régine Crespin

Iago - René Bianco

Cassio - Francis Dresse

Emilia - Josée Davy

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Compact Disc; - Live Opera Heaven C 3272 {1CDR} (2008)ª

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Recordings of Otello by Giuseppe Verdi are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity January 1960 Vol.10 No.1 p.101: December 1963 Vol.13 No.12 p.90; HARRIS p.205; Opera on Record p.319; CELLETTI p.963; Opera on CD (1) p.59 (2) p.66 (3) p.73; L'Avant Scène Opéra No 3 p.117, No.218 p.92; The Opera Quarterly Vol.4 No.2 Summer 1986 p.49; MET p.654; MET(VID) p.406; PENGUIN p.493; BBC Music Magazine April 1994 p.56; Stereophile December 1994 p.206; Répertoire No.86 décembre 1995 p.9; GIUDICI p.1027 (2) p.1660; Opéra International No.263 décembre 2001 p.16; l'opera (Milano) Anno XV N.156 dicembre 2001 p.124

Comments:- Recording of part of a performance at the Marseille Opera (March 1956). The cast also includes Hemry Rabanit. See «Mario Del Monaco - Monumentum aere perennius» p.837. The CDRs issued by Live Opera Heaven are listed in their «July 2008 Update».

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Pénélope by Gabriel Fauré performed in French

Conductor Désiré-Emile Inghelbrecht - 1956(LI)

Orchestra - Orchestre National de France

Chorus - Choeurs de la Radio Television Française

Pénélope - Régine Crespin

Euryclée - Christiane Gayraud

Alkandre - Geneviève Macaux

Phylo - Nicole Robin

Melantho - Françoise Ogéas

Cléone - Madeleine Gagnard

Ulysse - Raoul Jobin

Antinous - Joseph Peyron

Eurymaque - Robert Massard

Eumée - André Vessières

Pisandre - Pierre Germain

Ctésipe - Bernard Demigny

Léodès - Michel Hamel

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Black Disc; - E.J. Smith «The Golden Age of Opera» EJS 324 {1LP} (1965)ª; Discoreale DR 10012-10014 {3LPS} (1981)ª

Compact Disc; - Rodolphe RPC 32447-32448 {2CDS}; *Audio Encyclopedia AE 202 - Opera in Paris (A Mike Richter CD ROM) (1999)ª; Great Opera Performances G.O.P. 66.634 {2CDS} (2006)ª

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Recordings of Pénélope by Gabriel Fauré are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI 256; Opera on CD (1) p.101 (2) p.112 (3) p.125; PENGUIN p.90

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - October 1981 p.598 [LS]

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Opera - March 2007 pp.353-355 [ML]

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Orpheus - März + April 2008 S.57 [KC]

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Opéra International - No.37 mars 1981 p.52 [AT]

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Comments:- Recording of a concert performance in the Théâtre des Champs Elysées, Paris (24 May 1956)

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Parsifal by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Hans Knappertsbusch - 1958(LI)

Orchestra - Bayreuth Festival

Chorus - Bayreuth Festival

Amfortas - Eberhard Wächter (Waechter)

Titurel - Josef Greindl

Gurnemanz - Jerome Hines

Parsifal - Hans Beirer

Klingsor - Toni Blankenheim

Kundry - Régine Crespin

Alto Stimme - Maria von Ilosvay

Knappe 1 - Claudia Hellmann

Knappe 2 - Ursula Böse

Knappe 3 - Harald Neukirch

Knappe 4 - Gerhard Stolze

Blumenmädchen 1 - Lotte Schädle

Blumenmädchen 2 - Friedl Pöltinger

Blumenmädchen 3 - Hildegard Schünemann

Blumenmädchen 4 - Dorothea Siebert

Blumenmädchen 5 - Gertraud Prenzlow

Blumenmädchen 6 - Elisabeth Schärtel

Ritter 1 - Fritz Uhl

Ritter 2 - Donald Bell

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Compact Disc; - Golden Melodram GM 1.0058 {4CDS} (2002)ª

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Recordings of Parsifal by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

Parsifal on Record by Jonathan Brown; HARRIS p.215; Opera on Record p.440; CELLETTI p.1119; Opera on CD (1) p.73 (2) p.81 (3) p.90; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.38-39, No.213 p.168; Der Opernführer - Parsifal; MET p.734; MET(VID) p.448; PENGUIN 532 ; American Record Guide Vol.57 No.2 April-March 1994 p.60, Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57; GIUDICI p.1154 (2) p.1816; The Gramophone April 2005 p.44

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Orpheus - Juli 2002 S.56 [SS]

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Opéra International - No.276 février 2003 p.72 [FL-2]

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Diapason - No.500 février 2003 pp.119=120 [ED]

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Ópera Actual (Barcelona) - No.55 noviembre 2002 p.88 [MC]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the Bayreuth Festival.

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Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc performed in French

Conductor Pierre Dervaux - 1958(STU)

Orchestra - L'Opéra de Paris

Chorus - L'Opéra de Paris

Le Marquis de la Force - Xavier Depraz

Blanche de la Force - Denise Duval

Le Chevalier de la Force - Paul Finel

Prieure du Carmel (Mme.de Croissy) - Denise Scharley

Nouvelle Prieure (Mme.de Lidoine) - Régine Crespin

Mère Marie - Rita Gorr

Mère Jeanne - Janine Fourrier

Soeur Constance - Liliane Berton

Soeur Matilde - Gisèle Desmoutiers

L'Aumonier - Louis Rialland

Le Geôlier - René Bianco

Premier Commissaire - Raphael Romagnoni

Deuxième Commissaire - Charles Paul

Thierry - Michel Forel

M.Javelinot - Max Conti

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Black Disc; - La Voix de son Maître FALP 523-525 (1959)ª;; Angel 3585 C/L {3LPS} (1959)ª; EMI Pathé Marconi 2 163-12801/3 {3LPS} (France) (1983)ª

Compact Disc; - EMI CDS 7 49331-2 {2CDS} (1988)ª; EMI «Poulenc Edition» CMS 5 66843-2 (collection) {5CDS} (1998)ª; EMI CMS 5 67135-2 {2CDS} (1999)ª; EMI Classics «Great Recordings of the Century» 562 751-2 {2CDS} (2004)ª

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Recordings of Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI p.578; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.52 p.113; PENGUIN p.289; GIUDICI p.569; The Absolute Sound Issue 119 August/September 1999 pp.107-109

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - April 1959 p.509; March 1962 p.460; August 1983 p.266 [LS] July 1988 p. [AB]; January 1999 p.90 [PO'C]; July 2004 p.85 [PO'C]

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Fanfare - Vol.28 No.1 September/October 2004 pp.176-177 [JK]

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American Record Guide - April 1959 Vol.25 No.8 p.502 [AH]

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High Fidelity Magazine - May 1959 Vol.9 No.5 pp.54-55 [JH]

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BBC Music Magazine - March 1999 p.72 (mention) [PG]

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International Opera Collector - Summer 1999 No.12 p.88 [RN]

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Ópera Actual (Barcelona) - No.37 enero-febrerp 2000 pp.92-93 [LB]: No.73 septiembre 2004 p.86 [VJ]

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La Damnation de Faust by Hector Berlioz performed in French

Conductor Igor Markevitch - 1959(LI)

Orchestra - Orchestre National de la R.T.F.

Chorus - Choeurs de la R.T.F.

Faust - Nicolai Gedda

Méphistophélès - Ernest Blanc

Marguerite - Régine Crespin

Brander - Louis Morin

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Compact Disc; - *Audio Encylopedia AE 202 - Opera from Paris (A Mike Richter CD-ROM) (1999)ª

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Recordings of La Damnation de Faust by Hector Berlioz are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record 2 p.167; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.22 p.92; CELLETTI p.83; PENGUIN p.18; Opéra International No.62 septembre 1983 p.18; Répertoire avril 1994 p.11; Orpheus Heft 9+10 September+Oktober 2003 S.68; The Opera Quarterly Vol.19 No.3 Summer 2003 pp.431-446; Opéra International No.284 novembre 2003 p.22; American Record Guide May/June 2007 Vol.70 No.3 pp.62-63

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the Festival de Montreux (24 September 1959)

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Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss performed in German

Conductor Leopold Ludwig - 1959(LI)

Orchestra - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Chorus - Glyndebourne Festival Chorus

Marschallin - Régine Crespin

Octavian - Elisabeth Söderström

Sophie - Anneliese Rothenberger

Der Baron Ochs auf Lerchenau - Oskar Czerwenka

Faninal - Willy Ferenz

Valzacchi - John Kentish

Annina - Nancy Evans

Ein Sänger - William McAlpine

Marianne Leitmetzerin - Elizabeth Crook

Polizeikommissar - Hervey Alan

Der Wirt - Duncan Robertson

Ein Notar - Derick Davies

Der Haushofmeister bei der Feldmarschallin - Duncan Robertson

Der Haufhofmeister bei Faninal - John Dobson

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Compact Disc; - Premiere Opera Ltd. 1346-3 {3CDRS} (2004)ª; live-rare-opera (unnumbered) (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM) {3CDRS} (2007)ª

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Recordings of Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity March 1962 Vol.12 No.3 p.120; HARRIS p.248; Opera on Record p.567; CELLETTI p.788; Opera on CD (1) p.119 (2) p.131 (3) p.146; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.69-70 p.208 (and Supplément 1997); MET p.525; MET(VID) p.311; PENGUIN p.417;American Record Guide September/October 1995 Vol.58 No.5 p.88; Opera on Video p.201; GIUDICI p.819 (2) p.1340; Répertoire No.105 septembre 1997 p.15; International Opera Collector Spring 1999 No.11 p.16; Opéra International décembre 1999 No.241 p.57; Gramophone May 2000 pp.36-39; American Record Guide May/June 2005 Vol.68 No.3 p.63

Comments:- Recording of a performance at Glyndebourne (May or June 1959; see OPERA July 1959 pp.433-436). The performance on 7 June 1959 was broadcast by the BBC Third Programme (see Radio Times Issue dated June 7-13 1959 p.23). The CDRs issued by Premiere are listed in «New CD Releases - April/May 2004».

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Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart performed in French

Conductor Désiré-Emile Inghelbrecht - 195?(RE)

Orchestra - Orchestre Philharmonique de l'O.R.T.F.

Fiordiligi - Régine Crespin

Dorabella - Jacqueline Delusseux

Ferrando - Michel Hamel

Guglielmo - Pierre Germain

Don Alfonso - Jean Cussac

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Compact Disc; - Gala GL 100.595 (+Iphigénie en Tauride - Sébastian) {2CDS} (2004)ª

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Recordings of Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1960 Vol.10 No.11 p.128: November 1965 Vol.15 No.11 pp.132-136; Opera June 1968 p.451; Opera on Record p.86; CELLETTI p.451; Opera on CD (1) p.20 (2) p.24 (3) p.26; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.131-32 p.74; MET p.315;MET(VID) p.176; PENGUIN p.226; Stereophile Vol.14 No.8 August 1991 p.174; Classic CD April 1996 p.32; GIUDICI p.476 (2) p.804; BBC Music Magazine May 1997p.51; American Record Guide January/February 2002 Vol.65 No.1 pp.57-58

Comments:- This recording is a «filler» on the CDs which carry the recording of Iphigénie en Tauride conducted by Georges Sébastian.

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Parsifal by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Hans Knappertsbusch - 1960(LI)

Orchestra - Bayreuth Festival

Chorus - Bayreuth Festival

Amfortas - Thomas Stewart

Titurel - David Ward

Gurnemanz - Josef Greindl

Parsifal - Hans Beirer

Klingsor - Gustav Neidlinger

Kundry - Régine Crespin

Alto Stimme - Ruth Siewert

Knappe 1 - Claudia Hellmann

Knappe 2 - Ruth Hesse

Knappe 3 - Harald Neukirch

Knappe 4 - Herold Kraus

Blumenmädchen 1 - Ruth-Margret Pütz

Blumenmädchen 2 - Gundula Janowitz

Blumenmädchen 3 - Claudia Hellmann

Blumenmädchen 4 - Dorothea Siebert

Blumenmädchen 5 - Elisabeth Witzmann

Blumenmädchen 6 - Ruth Hesse

Ritter 1 - Wilfried Krug

Ritter 2 - Theo Adam

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Black Disc; - Melodram MEL 018 {4LPS} (1980)ª; Melodram MEL 603 {4LPS}

Compact Disc - Gala GL 100655 {4CDS}

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Recordings of Parsifal by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

Parsifal on Record by Jonathan Brown; HARRIS p.215; Opera on Record p.440; CELLETTI p.1119; Opera on CD (1) p.73 (2) p.81 (3) p.90; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.38-39, No.213 p.168; Der Opernführer - Parsifal; MET p.734; MET(VID) p.448; PENGUIN 532 ; American Record Guide Vol.57 No.2 April-March 1994 p.60, Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57; GIUDICI p.1154 (2) p.1816; The Gramophone April 2005 p.44

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Opera Quarterly - Vol.1 No.3 pp.301-305 [GG]

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Classical Express - Issue No.129 December 2000 p.3 [MT]

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Wagner News - No.145 June 2001 p.19 (mention) [ARB]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the Bayreuth Festival (5 August 1960)

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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini performed in French

Conductor Georges Prêtre - 1960(SE)

Orchestra - L'Opéra de Paris

Floria Tosca - Régine Crespin

Mario Cavaradossi - Paul Finel

Il barone Scarpia - René Bianco

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Black Disc - Pathé ASTX 119 {1LP}; EMI 2C 061 1060 {1LP}

Compact Disc; - EMI «Belle Epoque» CZS 7 67866-2 {2CDS} (+La bohème +Madama;; Butterfly - highlights) (1993)ª

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Recordings of Tosca by Giacomo Puccini are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity December 1958 Vol.8 No.12 p.97; HARRIS p.271; Opera on Record p.591; CELLETTI p.632; MARINELLI p.362; Opera on CD (1) p.107 (2) p.118 (3) p.133; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.11 p.106, No.11 (revised edition) p.110; MET p.411MET(VID) p.232; PENGUIN p.314; Répertoire No.63 novembre 1993 p.14; Opera on Video p.178; GIUDICI p.600 (2) p.996; Classic CD July 1996 p.50; Orpheus Januar 2000 S.12; Opéra International No.242 Janvier 2000 p.10; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

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Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss performed in German

Conductor Heinz Wallberg - 1961(LI)

Orchestra - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Chorus - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Marschallin - Régine Crespin

Octavian - Kersten Meyer

Sophie - Anneliese Rothenberger

Der Baron Ochs auf Lerchenau - Kurt Böhme

Faninal - Hans Friedrich

Valzacchi - Eugenio Valori

Annina - Noemi Souza

Ein Sänger - Fritz Wunderlich

Marianne Leitmetzerin - Marta Benegas

Polizeikommissar - Victor De Narké

Der Wirt - Italo Pasini

Ein Notar - Eduardo Ferracani

Der Haushofmeister bei der Feldmarschallin - Umberto di Toto

Der Haufhofmeister bei Faninal - Virgilio Tavini

Tierhändler - Virgilio Tavini

Modistin - Consuelo Ramos

Die drei Waisen - Corrada Malfa

- Maria De Benedictis

- Carmen Burello

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Compact Disc; - Omega Opera Archive 806 (& 3266 & 571 & 3195) ; live-rare-opera unnumbered (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM) {3CDS} ;; The Opera Lovers ROS 196101 {3CDRS} (Canada) (2007)ª

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Recordings of Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity March 1962 Vol.12 No.3 p.120; HARRIS p.248; Opera on Record p.567; CELLETTI p.788; Opera on CD (1) p.119 (2) p.131 (3) p.146; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.69-70 p.208 (and Supplément 1997); MET p.525; MET(VID) p.311; PENGUIN p.417;American Record Guide September/October 1995 Vol.58 No.5 p.88; Opera on Video p.201; GIUDICI p.819 (2) p.1340; Répertoire No.105 septembre 1997 p.15; International Opera Collector Spring 1999 No.11 p.16; Opéra International décembre 1999 No.241 p.57; Gramophone May 2000 pp.36-39; American Record Guide May/June 2005 Vol.68 No.3 p.63

Comments:- Recording of a performance in the Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires (8 October 1961). The cast listed above is that given on the Teatro-Colón website (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM). The recording issued by the Omega Opera Archive is listed in their online catalogue. The CDRs issued by «The Opera Lovers» are listed on the website http://www.operalovers.ca (hyperlinks in CLORLINK.HTM).

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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini performed in Italian

Conductor Edward Downes - 1961(LI)

Orchestra - Covent Garden

Chorus - Covent Garden

Floria Tosca - Régine Crespin

Mario Cavaradossi - Giuseppe di Stefano

Il barone Scarpia - Otakar Kraus

Il Sagristano - Forbes Robinson

Cesare Angelotti - David Kelly

Spoletta - David Tree

Sciarrone - Victor Godfrey

Un pastore - John Pyle

Un carceriere - Rhoderick (Rhydderch) Davies

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Compact Disc; - Premiere Opera Ltd. CDNO 1093-2 {2CDRS} (2003)ª; Celestial Audio CA 703 {2CDRS} (2007)ª

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Recordings of Tosca by Giacomo Puccini are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity December 1958 Vol.8 No.12 p.97; HARRIS p.271; Opera on Record p.591; CELLETTI p.632; MARINELLI p.362; Opera on CD (1) p.107 (2) p.118 (3) p.133; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.11 p.106, No.11 (revised edition) p.110; MET p.411MET(VID) p.232; PENGUIN p.314; Répertoire No.63 novembre 1993 p.14; Opera on Video p.178; GIUDICI p.600 (2) p.996; Classic CD July 1996 p.50; Orpheus Januar 2000 S.12; Opéra International No.242 Janvier 2000 p.10; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

Comments:- Recording of a performance in The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. There were three performances with the cast listed above. Those on 18, 23 May 1961 are reviewed in OPERA July 1961 pp.479-480 and that on 26 May 1961 was broadcast by the BBC Home Service (see Radio Times Issue dated May 20-26 1961). The CDRs issued by Premiere are listed in «Latest releases on Compact Disc for Autumn 2003» and those issued by Celestial Audio are listed in their online catalogue as new issues October 2007.

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Die Walküre by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Rudolf Kempe - 1961(LI)

Orchestra - Bayreuth Festival

Siegmund - Fritz Uhl

Sieglinde - Régine Crespin

Hunding - Gottlob Frick

Brünhilde - Astrid Varnay

Wotan - Jerome Hines

Fricka - Regina Resnik

Gerhilde - Gertrud Hopf

Ortlinde - Wilma Schmidt

Waltraute - Elisabeth Schärtel

Schwertleite - Lilo Brockhaus

Helmwige - Ingeborg Felderer

Siegrune - Grace Hoffman

Grimgerde - Elisabeth Steiner

Roßweiße - Ruth Hesse

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Compact Disc - MYTO 3MCD 974.164 {3CDS}

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Recordings of Die Walküre by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1961 Vol.11 No.11 p.132; HARRIS p.233; Opera September 1970 p.826 October 1970 p.922; Opera on Record p.393; CELLETTI p.1158; Opera on CD (1) p.68 (2) p.75 (3) p.84; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.12/13 p.148, No.228 p.122; MET p.148; MET(VID) p.438; PENGUIN p.551; Diapason No.405 juin 1994 p.4; Opera October 1995 p.1166 (video); Lyrica N.28 Anno III Aprile 1996 p.56; GIUDICI p.1115 (2) p.1777; American Record Guide Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Orpheus - März 1998 S.60 [SS]

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Classical Express - Issue 92 November 1997 p.4 [MT]

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American Record Guide - January/February 1998 Vol.61 No.1 p.195 [KM]

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Classical Express - Issue 105 December 1998 p.4 [MT]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the Bayreuth Festival (See OPERA Festival Issue 1961 p.56)

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Aida by Giuseppe Verdi performed in Italian

Conductor Nicola Rescigno - 1962(LI)

Orchestra - Palacio de las Bellas Artes

Chorus - Palacio de las Bellas Artes

Aida - Régine Crespin

Radamès - Jon Vickers

Amneris - Belen Amparan

Amonasro - Carlo Meliciani

Ramphis - Paolo Washington

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Compact Disc; - *Premiere Opera Ltd. CDNO 834-2 {2CDRS} (2002)ª; Encore CD 106-2 {2CDRS} (2005)ª

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Recordings of Aida by Giuseppe Verdi are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity January 1960 Vol.10 No.1 p.98, October 1963 Vol.13 No.10 p.146; HARRIS p.17; Opera on Record p.304; CELLETTI p.815; MARINELLI p.190; Opera on CD(1) p.57 (2) p.64 (3) p.72; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.4 p.114; MET p.643; MET(VID) p.400; PENGUIN p.461; Opera Quarterly Vol.2 No.4 p.68; GIUDICI p.1012 (2) p.1636; Opéra International No.258 juin 2001 p.22

Comments:- Recording of performance in the Palacio de las Bellas Artes, Mexico City (1 September 1962). According to the performance history in «A Hero's Life» (p.319) this performance took place on 11 September 1962. The CDRs issued on the Encore label are (were?) listed on the website of «berkshire record outlet inc.» (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM).

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La Damnation de Faust by Hector Berlioz performed in French

Conductor Pierre Monteux - 1962(LI)

Orchestra - London Symphony Orchestra

Chorus - London Symphony Orchestra Chorus

Faust - André Turp

Méphistophélès - Michel Roux

Marguerite - Régine Crespin

Brander - John Shirley-Quirk

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Black Disc - Discocorp RR 539 {2LPS}

Compact Disc; - Music and Arts MACD 928 {2CDS} (1996)ª; BBC «Legends» BBCL 4006-4007 {2CDS} (1998)ª

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Recordings of La Damnation de Faust by Hector Berlioz are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record 2 p.167; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.22 p.92; CELLETTI p.83; PENGUIN p.18; Opéra International No.62 septembre 1983 p.18; Répertoire avril 1994 p.11; Orpheus Heft 9+10 September+Oktober 2003 S.68; The Opera Quarterly Vol.19 No.3 Summer 2003 pp.431-446; Opéra International No.284 novembre 2003 p.22; American Record Guide May/June 2007 Vol.70 No.3 pp.62-63

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - January 1999 p.80 [JW]

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HiFi News & Record Review - February 1999 pp.83-84 [CB]

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Fanfare - Vol.20 No.2 p.188 November/December 1996: Vol.22 No.6 July/August 1999 pp.213-215 [CA]

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Orpheus - November 1999 S.84

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Opéra International - janvier 1997 No.209 p.46

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L'Avant Scène Opéra - No.176 p.103

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American Record Guide - January/February 1997 Vol.60 No.1 p.236

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Répertoire - No.96 novembre 1996 p.26: No.122 mars 1999 p.31 [LB]

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CD COMPACT (Barcelona) - No.121 mayo 1999 p.72 (mention) [BF]

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Comments:- Recording of a concert performance in London (8 March 1962)

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Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss performed in German

Conductor Lorin Maazel - 1962(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Marschallin - Régine Crespin

Octavian - Herta Töpper

Sophie - Anneliese Rothenberger

Der Baron Ochs auf Lerchenau - Otto Edelmann

Faninal - Ralph Herbert

Valzacchi - Paul Franke

Annina - Rosalind Elias

Ein Sänger - Sándor Kónya

Marianne Leitmetzerin - Thelma Votipka

Polizeikommissar - Norman Scott

Der Wirt - Charles Anthony

Ein Notar - Gerhard Pechner

Der Haushofmeister bei der Feldmarschallin - Robert Nagy

Der Haufhofmeister bei Faninal - Andrea Velis

Tierhändler - Frank D' Elia

Modistin - Lilias Sims

Die drei Waisen - Loretta Di Franco

- Nadyne Brewer

- Dina De Salvo

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Compact Disc - Omega Opera Archive 644

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Recordings of Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity March 1962 Vol.12 No.3 p.120; HARRIS p.248; Opera on Record p.567; CELLETTI p.788; Opera on CD (1) p.119 (2) p.131 (3) p.146; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.69-70 p.208 (and Supplément 1997); MET p.525; MET(VID) p.311; PENGUIN p.417;American Record Guide September/October 1995 Vol.58 No.5 p.88; Opera on Video p.201; GIUDICI p.819 (2) p.1340; Répertoire No.105 septembre 1997 p.15; International Opera Collector Spring 1999 No.11 p.16; Opéra International décembre 1999 No.241 p.57; Gramophone May 2000 pp.36-39; American Record Guide May/June 2005 Vol.68 No.3 p.63

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (22 December 1962). The recording issued by the Omega Opera Archive is listed in their online catalogue (see CLORLINK.HTM) where it stated that their recordings are available «on CD, cassette or reel-to-reel tape».

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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini performed in Italian

Conductor Carlo Felice Cillario - 1962(LI)

Orchestra - Teatro Colón - Buenos Aires

Chorus - Teatro Colón - Buenos Aires

Floria Tosca - Régine Crespin

Mario Cavaradossi - Gianni Raimondi

Il barone Scarpia - Giuseppe Taddei

Il Sagristano - Eduardo Ferracani

Cesare Angelotti - Juan Zanin

Spoletta - Italo Pasini

Sciarrone - Héctor Barbieri

Un pastore - Corrada Malfa

Un carceriere - Pino de Vescovi

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Compact Disc; - Ornamenti FE 114 {2CDS} (1996)ª;;; *Mike Richter Audio Encyclopedia AE 211 «Italian Opera from Teatro Colón» ;; {1xCD-ROM} (2003)ª

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Recordings of Tosca by Giacomo Puccini are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity December 1958 Vol.8 No.12 p.97; HARRIS p.271; Opera on Record p.591; CELLETTI p.632; MARINELLI p.362; Opera on CD (1) p.107 (2) p.118 (3) p.133; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.11 p.106, No.11 (revised edition) p.110; MET p.411MET(VID) p.232; PENGUIN p.314; Répertoire No.63 novembre 1993 p.14; Opera on Video p.178; GIUDICI p.600 (2) p.996; Classic CD July 1996 p.50; Orpheus Januar 2000 S.12; Opéra International No.242 Janvier 2000 p.10; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Opéra International - juin 1997 No.214 p.54

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CD COMPACT (Barcelona) - No.84 enero 1996 p.45

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Comments:- Recording of a performance in the Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires (June or July 1962)

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La Damnation de Faust by Hector Berlioz performed in French

Conductor Jean Fournet - 1963(LI)

Orchestra - Radio Philharmonisch Orkest

Chorus - Groot Omroekoor

Faust - Guy Chauvet

Méphistophélès - Michel Roux

Marguerite - Régine Crespin

Brander - Peter van der Bilt

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Compact Disc; - Bella Voce BLV 107.202 {2CDS} (1995)ª

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Recordings of La Damnation de Faust by Hector Berlioz are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record 2 p.167; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.22 p.92; CELLETTI p.83; PENGUIN p.18; Opéra International No.62 septembre 1983 p.18; Répertoire avril 1994 p.11; Orpheus Heft 9+10 September+Oktober 2003 S.68; The Opera Quarterly Vol.19 No.3 Summer 2003 pp.431-446; Opéra International No.284 novembre 2003 p.22; American Record Guide May/June 2007 Vol.70 No.3 pp.62-63

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Opera News - May 1996 p.58

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Orpheus - März 1996 S.60

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Opéra International - janvier 1997 No.209 p.47

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Comments:- Recording of a performance in Amsterdam. According to the widow of Guy Chauvet quoted in OPÉRA MAGAZINE No.21 septembre 2007 p.29 footnote (3) the role of Faust is sung by Guy Chauvet not by Guy Fauché as listed by «Bella Voce».

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Hérodiade by Jules Massenet performed in French

Conductor Georges Prêtre - 1963(SE)

Orchestra - Théâtre National de l'Opéra

Salomé - Régine Crespin

Hérodiade - Rita Gorr

Jean - Albert Lance

Hérode - Michel Dens

Phanuel - Jacques Mars

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Black Disc; - La Voix de son Maître ASDF 799 {1LP} (1963)ª; HMV ALP 2021 {1LP} (1963)ª;; HMV ASD 571 {1LP} (1963)ª; *EMI 2C 061-11683 {1LP}; Angel 36145 {1LP} (1963)ª;; Angel S 36145 {1LP} (1963)ª

Compact Disc; - EMI 5 73089-2 (collection) {10CDS} (1998)ª

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Recordings of Hérodiade by Jules Massenet are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI p.398; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.187 p.122

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - February 1964 p.379; April 1964 p.454; December 1986 p. [LS]

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Fanfare - Vol.22 No.4 March/April 1999 p.193 [JK]

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Opéra International - janvier 1999 No.231 p.46 [SS]

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High Fidelity Magazine - January 1964 Vol.14 No.1 p.75 [CLO]

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American Record Guide - April 1964 Vol.30 No.8 p.669 [GLM]

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Répertoire - No.119 décembre 1998 p.87 [JB]

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Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz performed in French

Conductor Georges Sébastian - 1964(LE)

Orchestra - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Chorus - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Enée - Guy Chauvet

Panthée - Walter Maddalena

Narbal - Victor De Narké

Ascagne - Africa De Retes

Cassandre - Régine Crespin

Didon - Régine Crespin

Anna - Noemi Souza

Hylas - Nino Falzetti

L'Ombre d'Hector - Pino de Vescovi

Le spectre de Cassandre - Tota de Igarzábal

Le spectre d'Priam - Tulio Gagliardo

Le spectre de Chorèbe - Ricardo Yost

Mercure - Guerrino Boschetti

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Compact Disc; - The Opera Lovers TROY 196401 {2CDRS} (2008)ª

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Recordings of Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz are surveyed in the following publications:-

HARRIS p.302; Opera on Record p.158; CELLETTI p.90; Opera on CD (1) p.41 (2) p.47 (3) p.52; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.128-129 p.160; MET p.41; MET(VID) p.14; PENGUIN p.21; GIUDICI p.55 (2) p.95; Opéra International No.276 février 2003 p.18; Orpheus Heft 3+4 März+April 2003 S.66; The Opera Quarterly Vol.19 No.3 Summer 2003 pp.446-485; American Record Guide Vol.70 No.3 pp.64-65

Comments:- The cast listed above is that given in the Teatro-Colón website (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM). According to this source the performance was given in the version of L.Bruder which includes three scenes from «La Captura de Troya» and «Los Troyanos en Cartago» complete. See also OPERA July 1964 pp.460-461. The CDRs issued by «The Opera Lovers» are listed on the website http://www.operalovers.ca (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM)

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Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz performed in French

Conductor Georges Sébastian - 1964(LE)

Orchestra - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Chorus - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Enée - Guy Chauvet

Panthée - Walter Maddalena

Narbal - Victor De Narké

Ascagne - Africa De Retes

Cassandre - Régine Crespin

Didon - Régine Crespin

Anna - Noemi Souza

Hylas - Nino Falzetti

L'Ombre d'Hector - Pino de Vescovi

Le spectre de Cassandre - Tota de Igarzábal

Le spectre d'Priam - Tulio Gagliardo

Le spectre de Chorèbe - Ricardo Yost

Mercure - Guerrino Boschetti

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Compact Disc; - The Opera Lovers TROY 196401 {2CDRS} (2008)ª

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Recordings of Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz are surveyed in the following publications:-

HARRIS p.302; Opera on Record p.158; CELLETTI p.90; Opera on CD (1) p.41 (2) p.47 (3) p.52; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.128-129 p.160; MET p.41; MET(VID) p.14; PENGUIN p.21; GIUDICI p.55 (2) p.95; Opéra International No.276 février 2003 p.18; Orpheus Heft 3+4 März+April 2003 S.66; The Opera Quarterly Vol.19 No.3 Summer 2003 pp.446-485; American Record Guide Vol.70 No.3 pp.64-65

Comments:- The cast listed above is that given in the Teatro-Colón website (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM). According to this source the performance was given in the version of L.Bruder which includes three scenes from «La Captura de Troya» and «Los Troyanos en Cartago» complete. See also OPERA July 1964 pp.460-461. The CDRs issued by «The Opera Lovers» are listed on the website http://www.operalovers.ca (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM)

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Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss performed in German

Conductor Eugen Jochum - 1964(LI)

Orchestra - Lyric Opera of Chicago

Ariadne - Régine Crespin

Komponist - Irmgard Seefried

Zerbinetta - Reri Grist

Bacchus - Jean Cox

Musiklehrer - Theodor Uppman

Harlekin - Erich Kunz

Truffaldin - Giorgio Tadeo

Brighella - Gerhard Unger

Scaramuchio - Herbert Kraus

Haushofmeister - Morley Meredith

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Compact Cassette - Charles Handelman - Live Opera 00230

Compact Disc - Live Opera Heaven CAS 316 {2CDRS}

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Recordings of Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity March 1962 Vol.12 No.3 p.121; HARRIS p.29; Opera on Record 3 p.264; CELLETTI p.777; Opera on CD (1) p.121 (2) p.132 (3) p.148; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.77 p.120, mise à jour 2003; MET p.534; MET(VID) p.316; PENGUIN p.407; American Record Guide September/October 1995 Vol.58 No.5 p.89; Opéra International No.242 janvier 2000 pp.62-63; American Record Guide May/June 2005 Vol.68 No.3 pp.63-63

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the Chicago Lyric Opera (6 November 1964; see OPERA January 1965 p.24)

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Fidelio by Ludwig Van Beethoven performed in German

Conductor Norman Del Mar - 1964(LI)

Orchestra - Covent Garden

Chorus - Covent Garden

Leonore - Régine Crespin

Florestan - Vilém Pribyl

Pizarro - Forbes Robinson

Rocco - Josef Greindl

Marzelline - Jeannette Sinclair

Jaquino - John Dobson

Fernando - Victor Godfrey

Erster Gefangene - Joseph Ward

Zweiter Gefangene - Dennis Wicks

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Compact Disc; - Omega Opera Archive 1765 (& 1530); Opera Depot OD 10344-2 {2CDRS} (2008)ª

Open Reel Tape - mr. tape 500

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Recordings of Fidelio by Ludwig Van Beethoven are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record p.119; CELLETTI p.29; Opera on CD p.25 (1) p.29 (3) p.32; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.10 p.102; MET p.8; MET(VID) p.4; PENGUIN p.6; Stereophile January 1994 p.177; May 1994 p.15; BBC Music Magazine February 1995 p.43; Opera on Video p.37; GIUDICI p.11 (2) p.19; American Record Guide May/June 1996 Vol.59 No.3 p.62; Gramophone January 1997 p.40; Répertoire No.103 juin 1997 p.15; International Opera Collector Summer 1997 No.4 p.64; International Record Review March 2001 p.22; American Record Guide March/April 2008 Vol.71 No.2 pp.44-53

Comments:- Recording of a performance in the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (10 October 1964). This performance was broadcast by the BBC Third Programme (see Radio Times Issue dated October 3-9 1964 p.17). The performances on 5, 21 October 1964, in which the casts were slightly different from that given above, are reviewed in OPERA (November 1964 pp.763-764, December 1964 pp.828-829). The recording issued by the Omega Opera Archive is listed in their online catalogue and the CDRs issued by «Opera Depot» are listed on the website http://www.operadepot.com (hyperlinks in CLORLINK.HTM).

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Iphigénie en Tauride by Christophe Willibald Gluck performed in French

Conductor Georges Sébastian - 1964(LI)

Orchestra - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Chorus - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Iphigénie - Régine Crespin

Oreste - Robert Massard

Pylade - Guy Chauvet

Thoas - Victor De Narké

Diane - Marta Benegas

Un scythe - Guy Gavardo

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Black Disc - Le Chant du Monde LDX 7 769/70 {2LPS}

Compact Disc; - Le Chant du Monde LDC 278 769 {1CD-double durée) ; Gala GL 100.595 (+Così fan tutte - excerpts +Otello - short excerpt +Sampiero;; Corso - Tomasi) {2CDS} (2004)ª

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Recordings of Iphigénie en Tauride by Christophe Willibald Gluck are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record 2 p.72; CELLETTI p.278; Opera on CD (1) p.14 (2) p.18 (3) p.19; PENGUIN p.108; Opéra International avril 1995 No.190 p.22; GIUDICI p.262; Répertoire No.99 février 1997 p.12

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Orpheus - Mai+Juni 2004 S.65 [GH]

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Opéra International - septembre 1984 No.73 p.50 [MC]; No.292 juillet-aoüt 2004 p.83 [CC]

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Stereophile - May 1989 (Vol.12 No.5) p.161

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Classica Répertoire - No.62 mai 2004 p.116 [AT]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires (29 May 1964)

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Lohengrin by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Joseph Rosenstock - 1964(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Lohengrin - Sándor Kónya

Elsa - Régine Crespin

Ortrud - Nell Rankin

Friedrich von Telramund - Walter Cassel

König Heinrich - Ernst Wiemann

Der Heerrufer des Königs - Calvin Marsh

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Compact Disc; - Gala GL 100.656 (+excerpts cond. Böhm 21/1/67 and 10/2/68 - ;; cond. Rosenstock 14/6/67) {4CDS} (2002)ª

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Recordings of Lohengrin by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1961 Vol.11 No.11 p.60; HARRIS p.141; Opera on Record p.354; CELLETTI p.1099; Opera on CD (1) p.63 (2) p.71 (3) p.79 L'Avant Scène Opéra No.143-144 p.190; MET p.684; MET(VID) p.424; PENGUIN p.526; American Record Guide Vol.57 No.2 p.59, Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57; Opera on Video p.116; GIUDICI p.1077 (2) p.1728; Répertoire No.94 septembre 1996 p.12

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Orpheus - März 2002 S.57 [GH]

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Opéra International - No.269 juin 2002 p.14 [FL-2]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (1 February 1964)

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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini performed in Italian

Conductor Bruno Bartoletti - 1964(LI)

Orchestra - Chicago Lyric Opera

Chorus - Chicago Lyric Opera

Floria Tosca - Régine Crespin

Mario Cavaradossi - Richard Tucker

Il barone Scarpia - Tito Gobbi

Il Sagristano - Giorgio Tadeo

Cesare Angelotti - Renato Cesari

Spoletta - Robert Schmorr

Sciarrone - Bernard Izzo

Un pastore - Elizabeth Fischer

Un carceriere - Kay Charles Graves

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Compact Disc - Omega Opera Archive 1216

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Recordings of Tosca by Giacomo Puccini are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity December 1958 Vol.8 No.12 p.97; HARRIS p.271; Opera on Record p.591; CELLETTI p.632; MARINELLI p.362; Opera on CD (1) p.107 (2) p.118 (3) p.133; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.11 p.106, No.11 (revised edition) p.110; MET p.411MET(VID) p.232; PENGUIN p.314; Répertoire No.63 novembre 1993 p.14; Opera on Video p.178; GIUDICI p.600 (2) p.996; Classic CD July 1996 p.50; Orpheus Januar 2000 S.12; Opéra International No.242 Janvier 2000 p.10; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the Chicago Lyric Opera (27 November 1964). The recording issued by the Omega Opera Archive is listed in their online catalogue (see CLORLINK.HTM) where it stated that their recordings are available «on CD, cassette or reel-to-reel tape».

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Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss performed in German

Conductor Silvio Varviso - 1964(SE)

Orchestra - Wiener Philharmoniker

Chorus - Wiener Staatsoper

Marschallin - Régine Crespin

Octavian - Elisabeth Söderström

Sophie - Hilde Güden (Gueden)

Faninal - Heinz Holecek

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Black Disc; - Decca LXT 6146 {1LP} (1965)ª;; Decca SXL 6146 {1LP} (1965)ª; Decca «Jubilee» JB 57 {1LP} (1980)ª; London A 5905 {1LP} (1965)ª;; London OSA 25905 {1LP} (1965)ª

Compact Cassette; - Decca «Jubilee» KJBC57; Decca 452 730-4 (1997)ª

Compact Disc; - Decca 452 730-2 {1CD} (1997)ª

Open Reel Tape; - London LOL 90094 (7½ips 4-track) (1965)ª

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Recordings of Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity March 1962 Vol.12 No.3 p.120; HARRIS p.248; Opera on Record p.567; CELLETTI p.788; Opera on CD (1) p.119 (2) p.131 (3) p.146; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.69-70 p.208 (and Supplément 1997); MET p.525; MET(VID) p.311; PENGUIN p.417;American Record Guide September/October 1995 Vol.58 No.5 p.88; Opera on Video p.201; GIUDICI p.819 (2) p.1340; Répertoire No.105 septembre 1997 p.15; International Opera Collector Spring 1999 No.11 p.16; Opéra International décembre 1999 No.241 p.57; Gramophone May 2000 pp.36-39; American Record Guide May/June 2005 Vol.68 No.3 p.63

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - March 1965 p.441; July 1965 p.50; February 1980 p.1294 [AB]; October 1997 p.142 [AB]

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Opera - August 1965 p.594 [HDR]

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American Record Guide - May 1965 Vol.31 No.9 p.873 [PLM]: July 1965 Vol.31 No.11 pp.1105-1106 (open reel tape) [RJ]

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High Fidelity Magazine - June 1965 Vol.15 No.6 pp.93-94 (open reel tape) [RDD]

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Comments:- See «The Daily Telgraph - Arts & Books» Saturday September 6 1997 p.A11

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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini performed in Italian

Conductor Bruno Bartoletti - 1965(LI)

Orchestra - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Chorus - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Floria Tosca - Régine Crespin

Mario Cavaradossi - Richard Tucker

Il barone Scarpia - Cornell MacNeil

Il Sagristano - Eduardo Ferracani

Cesare Angelotti - Mario Verazzi

Spoletta - Carlos Giusti

Sciarrone - Héctor Barbieri

Un pastore - C. Slivskin

Un carceriere - Pino de Vescovi

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Recordings of Tosca by Giacomo Puccini are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity December 1958 Vol.8 No.12 p.97; HARRIS p.271; Opera on Record p.591; CELLETTI p.632; MARINELLI p.362; Opera on CD (1) p.107 (2) p.118 (3) p.133; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.11 p.106, No.11 (revised edition) p.110; MET p.411MET(VID) p.232; PENGUIN p.314; Répertoire No.63 novembre 1993 p.14; Opera on Video p.178; GIUDICI p.600 (2) p.996; Classic CD July 1996 p.50; Orpheus Januar 2000 S.12; Opéra International No.242 Janvier 2000 p.10; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

Comments:- Recording of a performance in the Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires. (10 July 1965). The cast listed above is that given in the website of the Teatro Colón (http:www.operas-colon.com.ar).

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Werther by Jules Massenet performed in Italian

Conductor Jean Fournet - 1965(LI)

Orchestra - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Chorus - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Werther - Albert Lance

Charlotte - Régine Crespin

Sophie - Olga Chelavine

Albert - Angel Mattiello

Le Bailli - Victor De Narké

Johann - Guy Gallardo

Schmidt - Nicolás Cuttone

Brühlmann - José Crea

Kätchen - Tota de Igarzábal

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Recordings of Werther by Jules Massenet are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record p.495; CELLETTI p.405; Opera on CD (1) p.95 (2) p.105 (3) p.119; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.61 p.104; MET p.239; PENGUIN p.207; Répertoire No.89 mars 1996 p.13; GIUDICI p.362 (2) p.634; American Record Guide May/June 1996 Vol.69 No.3 p.66; International Opera Collector Autumn 1997 No.5 p.22

Comments:- Recording of a performance in the Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires. There were performances with the cast given above on 11, 13, 16, 19, 22 June 1965. The cassettes issued by Charles Handelman are listed in his catalogue dated November 2000.

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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini performed in Italian

Conductor Fausto Cleva - 1965(LI;17/4/65)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Floria Tosca - Régine Crespin

Mario Cavaradossi - Sándor Kónya

Il barone Scarpia - Robert Merrill

Il Sagristano - Ezio Flagello

Cesare Angelotti - Norman Scott

Spoletta - Paul Franke

Sciarrone - Russell Christopher

Un pastore - Stuart Fischer

Un carceriere - Robert Goodloe

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Compact Disc; - Omega Opera Archive 1288 (& 2491 & 1050); The Opera Lovers TOS 196502 {2CDRS} (2008)ª

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Recordings of Tosca by Giacomo Puccini are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity December 1958 Vol.8 No.12 p.97; HARRIS p.271; Opera on Record p.591; CELLETTI p.632; MARINELLI p.362; Opera on CD (1) p.107 (2) p.118 (3) p.133; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.11 p.106, No.11 (revised edition) p.110; MET p.411MET(VID) p.232; PENGUIN p.314; Répertoire No.63 novembre 1993 p.14; Opera on Video p.178; GIUDICI p.600 (2) p.996; Classic CD July 1996 p.50; Orpheus Januar 2000 S.12; Opéra International No.242 Janvier 2000 p.10; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (17 April 1965). The recording issued by the Omega Opera Archive is listed in their online catalogue and the CDRs issued by «The Opera Lovers» are listed on the website http://www.operalovers.ca (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM).

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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini performed in Italian

Conductor Fausto Cleva - 1965(LI;3/4/65)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Floria Tosca - Régine Crespin

Mario Cavaradossi - Franco Corelli

Il barone Scarpia - George London

Il Sagristano - Gerhard Pechner

Cesare Angelotti - Norman Scott

Spoletta - Paul Franke

Sciarrone - Calvin Marsh

Un pastore - Stuart Fischer

Un carceriere - Robert Goodloe

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Compact Disc; - Golden Melodram GM 6.0021 {2CDS} (2007)ª

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Recordings of Tosca by Giacomo Puccini are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity December 1958 Vol.8 No.12 p.97; HARRIS p.271; Opera on Record p.591; CELLETTI p.632; MARINELLI p.362; Opera on CD (1) p.107 (2) p.118 (3) p.133; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.11 p.106, No.11 (revised edition) p.110; MET p.411MET(VID) p.232; PENGUIN p.314; Répertoire No.63 novembre 1993 p.14; Opera on Video p.178; GIUDICI p.600 (2) p.996; Classic CD July 1996 p.50; Orpheus Januar 2000 S.12; Opéra International No.242 Janvier 2000 p.10; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

This recording is reviewed in the following publication:-

Orpheus - März + April 2008 S.56 [IW]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (3 April 1965). This performance was not broadcast so, presumably, the recording was made «in-house».

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Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz performed in French

Conductor Georges Prêtre - 1965(SE)

Orchestra - L'Opéra de Paris

Chorus - L'Opéra de Paris

Enée - Guy Chauvet

Panthée - Jean-Pierre Hurteau

Narbal - Lucien Vernet

Ascagne - Jane Berbié

Cassandre - Régine Crespin

Didon - Régine Crespin

Anna - Marie-Luce Bellary

Iopas - Gérard Dunan

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Recordings of Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz are surveyed in the following publications:-

HARRIS p.302; Opera on Record p.158; CELLETTI p.90; Opera on CD (1) p.41 (2) p.47 (3) p.52; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.128-129 p.160; MET p.41; MET(VID) p.14; PENGUIN p.21; GIUDICI p.55 (2) p.95; Opéra International No.276 février 2003 p.18; Orpheus Heft 3+4 März+April 2003 S.66; The Opera Quarterly Vol.19 No.3 Summer 2003 pp.446-485; American Record Guide Vol.70 No.3 pp.64-65

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - August 1966 p.124; October 1966 p.198

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Opera - October 1966 p.800 [HDR]

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Audio & Record Review - August 1966 p.19 [JW]

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Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz performed in French

Conductor Georges Prêtre - 1965(SE)

Orchestra - L'Opéra de Paris

Chorus - L'Opéra de Paris

Enée - Guy Chauvet

Panthée - Jean-Pierre Hurteau

Narbal - Lucien Vernet

Ascagne - Jane Berbié

Cassandre - Régine Crespin

Didon - Régine Crespin

Anna - Marie-Luce Bellary

Iopas - Gérard Dunan

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Recordings of Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz are surveyed in the following publications:-

HARRIS p.302; Opera on Record p.158; CELLETTI p.90; Opera on CD (1) p.41 (2) p.47 (3) p.52; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.128-129 p.160; MET p.41; MET(VID) p.14; PENGUIN p.21; GIUDICI p.55 (2) p.95; Opéra International No.276 février 2003 p.18; Orpheus Heft 3+4 März+April 2003 S.66; The Opera Quarterly Vol.19 No.3 Summer 2003 pp.446-485; American Record Guide Vol.70 No.3 pp.64-65

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - August 1966 p.124; October 1966 p.198

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Audio & Record Review - August 1966 p.19 [JW]

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Die Walküre by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Georg Solti - 1965(STU)

Orchestra - Wiener Philharmoniker

Siegmund - James King

Sieglinde - Régine Crespin

Hunding - Gottlob Frick

Brünhilde - Birgit Nilsson

Wotan - Hans Hotter

Fricka - Christa Ludwig

Gerhilde - Vera Schlosser

Ortlinde - Helga Dernesch

Waltraute - Brigitte Fassbaender

Schwertleite - Helen Watts

Helmwige - Berit Lindholm

Siegrune - Vera Little

Grimgerde - Marilyn Tyler

Roßweiße - Claudia Hellmann

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Black Disc; - *Decca SET 312-316 {5LPS} (1966)ª; Decca «RING» 1-22(Cycle); Decca D100-D19 {19LPS} (Cycle) ; Decca 410 234-1 {14LPS} (Cycle) (1983)ª; Decca 414 105-1 {4LPS} (1984)ª; London A-4509 {5LPS} (1966)ª;; London OSA-1509 {5LPS} (1966)ª; London OSA 1604; London 25969-73

Compact Cassette; - Decca K3W 30; Decca 414 105-4 (1984)ª; Decca(London) 414 100-4 (Cycle)

Compact Disc; - Decca(London) 414 105-2 {4CDS} (1984)ª; Decca(London) 414 100-2 (Cycle) {15CDS}; Decca 455 555-2 (Cycle) {14CDS}; Decca 455 559-2 {4CDS} Decca 470 600-2 (The Solti Wagner Collection) {21CDS} (2002)ª

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Recordings of Die Walküre by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1961 Vol.11 No.11 p.132; HARRIS p.233; Opera September 1970 p.826 October 1970 p.922; Opera on Record p.393; CELLETTI p.1158; Opera on CD (1) p.68 (2) p.75 (3) p.84; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.12/13 p.148, No.228 p.122; MET p.148; MET(VID) p.438; PENGUIN p.551; Diapason No.405 juin 1994 p.4; Opera October 1995 p.1166 (video); Lyrica N.28 Anno III Aprile 1996 p.56; GIUDICI p.1115 (2) p.1777; American Record Guide Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - September 1966 p.175; January 1967 p.353; December 1968 p.883; September 1976 p.494 [AB]; August 1977 p.345 [AB]; January 1984 p.852 [JB]; April 1985 p.1269 [AB]; March 1989 p. [AW]; August 1998 p.92 [AB]

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Opera - November 1966 pp.879-880 [HDR]; Summer 2002 Supplement «Thirty all-time great recordings» p.27 [RP]

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Opera Now - November/December 1997 p.96 [ST]

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Fanfare - Vol.1 No.4 March/April 1978 p.119 [MSH]

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Opera Quarterly - Vol.1 No.3 p.280; Vol.4 No.2 Summer 1986 pp.145-149 [WH]

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Diapason - No.442 novembre 1997 p.132 [CC]

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International Classical Record Collector - Winter Edition 1997 No.11 p.36 [TP], p.42 [WY]

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Classic CD - December 1997 p.84 [MSR]

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BBC Music Magazine - December 1997 p.91 [DB]

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Stereophile - January 1998 (Vol.21 No.1) p.101 [RL2]

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ARSC Journal - Vol.29 No.1 Spring 1998 p.144 [GAG]

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American Record Guide - Vol.33 No.3 November 1966 p.196 [HG]

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The Absolute Sound - Issue 98 p.130

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The Record Shelf Guide - (4) p.589

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Répertoire - No.108 décembre 1997 p.67 (mention)

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CD COMPACT (Barcelona) - No.106 enero 1998 p.61 [JPS]

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Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss performed in German

Conductor Georges Sébastian - 1966(LI)

Orchestra - Orchestre

Ariadne - Régine Crespin

Komponist - Tatiana Troyanos

Zerbinetta - Mady Mesplé

Bacchus - Jean Cox

Musiklehrer - Paul Schöffler

Harlekin - Robert Kerns

Truffaldin - José van Dam

Brighella - Michel Sénéchal

Scaramuchio - Michel Hamel

Najade - Rachel Yakar

Dryade - Sonja Draksler

Echo - Marie-Thérese Debliqui

Ein Tanzmeister - Richard van Vrooman

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Compact Disc; - Premiere Opera Ltd. CDNO 1405-2 {2CDRS} (2004)ª

DVD (Video) - Premiere Opera Ltd. DVD 5328 (+Crespin recital) (2005)ª

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Recordings of Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity March 1962 Vol.12 No.3 p.121; HARRIS p.29; Opera on Record 3 p.264; CELLETTI p.777; Opera on CD (1) p.121 (2) p.132 (3) p.148; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.77 p.120, mise à jour 2003; MET p.534; MET(VID) p.316; PENGUIN p.407; American Record Guide September/October 1995 Vol.58 No.5 p.89; Opéra International No.242 janvier 2000 pp.62-63; American Record Guide May/June 2005 Vol.68 No.3 pp.63-63

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the Aix-en-Provence Festival (July 1966). The performance on 24 July 1966 is reviewed in OPERA Festival Issue 1966 pp.73-74. It is stated here «About the strange apparition of a very young French-speakng Major-domo, featured in the most up-to-date 'Deux Garçons' fashion, during the Prologue, the less said the better.» The CDRs issued by Premiere are listed in «Premiere Opera New CD Releases Fall 2004» and the DVD is included in their list of «2005 Winter/Spring New Releases». The year of the video recording is given as 1972 and the recording is described as «Early Kinescope - a bit grainy»

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Parsifal by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Georges Prêtre - 1966(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Amfortas - Walter Cassel

Titurel - Justino Díaz

Gurnemanz - Jerome Hines

Parsifal - Sándor Kónya

Klingsor - Morley Meredith

Kundry - Régine Crespin

Alto Stimme - Ruza Baldani

Knappe 1 - Mary Ellen Pracht

Knappe 2 - Shirley Love

Knappe 3 - Charles Anthony

Knappe 4 - Dan Marek

Blumenmädchen 1 - Jean Kraft

Blumenmädchen 2 - Joy Clements

Blumenmädchen 3 - Lilian Sukis

Blumenmädchen 4 - Loretta Di Franco

Blumenmädchen 5 - Marcia Baldwin

Blumenmädchen 6 - Nedda Casei

Ritter 1 - Gabor Carelli

Ritter 2 - Robert Goodloe

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Compact Disc - The Opera Lovers PAR 196601 {4CDRS} (Canada)

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Recordings of Parsifal by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

Parsifal on Record by Jonathan Brown; HARRIS p.215; Opera on Record p.440; CELLETTI p.1119; Opera on CD (1) p.73 (2) p.81 (3) p.90; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.38-39, No.213 p.168; Der Opernführer - Parsifal; MET p.734; MET(VID) p.448; PENGUIN 532 ; American Record Guide Vol.57 No.2 April-March 1994 p.60, Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57; GIUDICI p.1154 (2) p.1816; The Gramophone April 2005 p.44

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (2 April 1966). The CDRs issued by «The Opera Lovers» are listed on the website http://www.operalovers.ca (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM)

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Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Horst Stein - 1966(LI)

Orchestra - San Francisco Opera

Chorus - San Francisco Opera

Tannhäuser - Jess Thomas

Elisabeth - Régine Crespin

Wolfram von Eschenbach - Thomas Stewart

Venus - Janis Martin

Hermann, Landgraf von Thüringen - Walter Kreppel

Walther von der Vogelweide - David Thaw

Biterolf - Ara Berberian

Heinrich der Schreiber - L.D. Clements

Reinmar von Zweter - Clifford Grant

Hirt - Catherine Christensen

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Recordings of Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1961 Vol.11 No.11 p.59; HARRIS p.268; Opera on Record p.346; CELLETTI p.1143; Opera on CD (1) p.62 (2) p.69 (3) p.78; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.63-64 p.186, mise à jour mars 2004; MET p.677; MET(VID) p.420; PENGUIN p.547; Stereophile July 1990 p.160; Wagner News Issue No.97 p.18; American Record Guide Vol.57 No.2 March/April 1994 p.59, Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57; GIUDICI p.1068 (2) p.1717; Orpheus August + September 2002 S.81

Comments:- Recording of a performance in the War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco (October 1966). The CDRs issued by Premiere are listed in «2005 Fall New Releases».

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Die Walküre by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Herbert von Karajan - 1966(STU)

Orchestra - Berliner Philharmoniker

Siegmund - Jon Vickers

Sieglinde - Gundula Janowitz

Hunding - Martti Talvela

Brünhilde - Régine Crespin

Wotan - Thomas Stewart

Fricka - Josephine Veasey

Gerhilde - Liselotte Rebmann

Ortlinde - Carlotta Ordassy

Waltraute - Ingrid Steger

Schwertleite - Lilo Brockhaus

Helmwige - Danica Mastilovic

Siegrune - Barbro Ericson

Grimgerde - Cvetka Ahlin

Roßweiße - Helga Jenckel

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Compact Cassette - DG 3378 049 (+Siegfried)

Compact Disc; - DG 415 145-2 {4CDS} (1985)ª; DG 435 211-2 (cycle) {15CDS}; DG «The Originals» 457 780-2 (cycle) {14CDS} ; DG «The Originals» 457 785-2 {4CDS}

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Recordings of Die Walküre by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1961 Vol.11 No.11 p.132; HARRIS p.233; Opera September 1970 p.826 October 1970 p.922; Opera on Record p.393; CELLETTI p.1158; Opera on CD (1) p.68 (2) p.75 (3) p.84; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.12/13 p.148, No.228 p.122; MET p.148; MET(VID) p.438; PENGUIN p.551; Diapason No.405 juin 1994 p.4; Opera October 1995 p.1166 (video); Lyrica N.28 Anno III Aprile 1996 p.56; GIUDICI p.1115 (2) p.1777; American Record Guide Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - April 1967 p.540; July 1967 p.53; February 1979 p.1472 [AB]; July 1985 p. [AB]; April 1992 p.161

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Opera - July 1967 p.589

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Opera Now - November/December 1998 p.102 [ST]

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Orpheus - März 1973 S.47 [GA]

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Opera Quarterly - Vol.1 No.3 p.285

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Diapason - No.450 juillet-aoüt 1998 p.106 [AT]

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American Record Guide - May 1967 Vol.33 No.9 p.734 [HG]

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Répertoire - No.115 juillet/aoüt 1998 p.69 [LB]

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CD COMPACT (Barcelona) - No.111 junio 1998 p.44 (mention) [JPS]

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Ópera Actual (Barcelona) - septiembre - octubre 1998 No.29 p.100 [LB]

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Comments:- Recorded just before performances at the Salzburg Easter Festival (see Opera June 1967 p.464 and THE GRAMOPHONE, February 1967 p.418)

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La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli performed in Italian

Conductor Nello Santi - 1967(LE)

Orchestra - L'Opéra de Marseille

Chorus - L'Opéra de Marseille

La Gioconda - Régine Crespin

Enzo - Carlos (Carlo) Cossutta

Barnaba - Gian-Piero (Giampietro) Mastromei

Laura - Michèle Vilma

La Cieca - Carol Smith

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Compact Disc; - House of Opera CDBB 366 (2003)ª; Premiere Opera Ltd. CDNO 1105-2 {2CDRS} (2003)ª

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Recordings of La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli are surveyed in the following publications:-

HARRIS p.137; Opera on Record 3 p.192; CELLETTI p.572; GIUDICI (2) p.935; Opera on CD (1) p.84 (2) p.92 (3) p.103; MET p.374; MET(VID) p.212; PENGUIN p.285; Opera Now May 1993 p.36; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.232 p.88

Comments:- This recording appears to be of part of a performance in Marseille (1 November 1967). The performance on 26 October 1967 is reviewed in OPERA March 1968 p.235. The CDRs issued by House of Opera are included in the list of new releases added to their website in December 2003 «03/12/22»

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Die Walküre by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Herbert von Karajan - 1967(LI)

Orchestra - Berliner Philharmoniker

Siegmund - Jon Vickers

Sieglinde - Gundula Janowitz

Hunding - Martti Talvela

Brünhilde - Régine Crespin

Wotan - Thomas Stewart

Fricka - Christa Ludwig

Gerhilde - Liselotte Rebmann

Ortlinde - Carlotta Ordassy

Waltraute - Ingrid Steger

Schwertleite - Lilo Brockhaus

Helmwige - Gerda Scheyrer

Siegrune - Barbro Ericson

Grimgerde - Cvetka Ahlin

Roßweiße - Helga Jenckel

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Recordings of Die Walküre by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1961 Vol.11 No.11 p.132; HARRIS p.233; Opera September 1970 p.826 October 1970 p.922; Opera on Record p.393; CELLETTI p.1158; Opera on CD (1) p.68 (2) p.75 (3) p.84; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.12/13 p.148, No.228 p.122; MET p.148; MET(VID) p.438; PENGUIN p.551; Diapason No.405 juin 1994 p.4; Opera October 1995 p.1166 (video); Lyrica N.28 Anno III Aprile 1996 p.56; GIUDICI p.1115 (2) p.1777; American Record Guide Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57

This recording is reviewed in the following publication:-

American Record Guide - September/October 1990 Vol.53 No.5 pp.23-26 (mention) [LM]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the Salzburg Easter Festival (March 1967, see OPERA June 1967 p.464)

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Tosca by Giacomo Puccini performed in Italian

Conductor Zubin Mehta - 1968(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Floria Tosca - Régine Crespin

Mario Cavaradossi - Gianni Raimondi

Il barone Scarpia - Gabriel Bacquier

Il Sagristano - Paul Plishka

Cesare Angelotti - Clifford Harvuot

Spoletta - Andrea Velis

Sciarrone - Russell Christopher

Un pastore - Robert Puleo

Un carceriere - Gene Boucher

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Black Disc - Rodolphe RP 12422/23 {2LPS}

Compact Cassette - Rodolphe RPK 22422/3

Compact Disc - Rodolphe RPC 32422/3 {2CDS}; Omega Opera Archive 1237

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Recordings of Tosca by Giacomo Puccini are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity December 1958 Vol.8 No.12 p.97; HARRIS p.271; Opera on Record p.591; CELLETTI p.632; MARINELLI p.362; Opera on CD (1) p.107 (2) p.118 (3) p.133; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.11 p.106, No.11 (revised edition) p.110; MET p.411MET(VID) p.232; PENGUIN p.314; Répertoire No.63 novembre 1993 p.14; Opera on Video p.178; GIUDICI p.600 (2) p.996; Classic CD July 1996 p.50; Orpheus Januar 2000 S.12; Opéra International No.242 Janvier 2000 p.10; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (13 January 1968); The recording issued by the Omega Opera Archive is listed in their online catalogue (see CLORLINK.HTM) where it stated that their recordings are available «on CD, cassette or reel-to-reel tape».

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Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss performed in German

Conductor Georg Solti - 1968/69(STU)

Orchestra - Wiener Philharmoniker

Chorus - Wiener Staatsoper

Marschallin - Régine Crespin

Octavian - Yvonne Minton

Sophie - Helen Donath

Der Baron Ochs auf Lerchenau - Manfred Jungwirth

Faninal - Otto Wiener

Valzacchi - Murray Dickie

Annina - Anne Howells

Ein Sänger - Luciano Pavarotti

Marianne Leitmetzerin - Emmy Loose

Polizeikommissar - Herbert Lackner

Der Wirt - Anton Dermota

Ein Notar - Alfred Jerger

Der Haushofmeister bei der Feldmarschallin - Herbert Prikopa

Der Haufhofmeister bei Faninal - Kurt Equiluz

Tierhändler - Karl Terkal

Modistin - Rosl Schwaiger

Die drei Waisen - Arleen Auger (Augér)

- Rohangiz Yachmi(-Caucig)

- Ingrid Mayr

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Black Disc; - Decca SET 418-421 (1969)ª

Compact Cassette; - Decca K3N 23 (1976)ª

Compact Disc; - Decca(London) 417 493-2 {3CDS} (1987)ª; Decca «The Solti Richard Strauss Edition» 458 700-2 {14CDS} (1998)ª; Decca 417 493-2 {3CDS} (1998)ª; Decca «The Originals» 475 9988 {3CDS} (2008)ª

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Recordings of Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity March 1962 Vol.12 No.3 p.120; HARRIS p.248; Opera on Record p.567; CELLETTI p.788; Opera on CD (1) p.119 (2) p.131 (3) p.146; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.69-70 p.208 (and Supplément 1997); MET p.525; MET(VID) p.311; PENGUIN p.417;American Record Guide September/October 1995 Vol.58 No.5 p.88; Opera on Video p.201; GIUDICI p.819 (2) p.1340; Répertoire No.105 septembre 1997 p.15; International Opera Collector Spring 1999 No.11 p.16; Opéra International décembre 1999 No.241 p.57; Gramophone May 2000 pp.36-39; American Record Guide May/June 2005 Vol.68 No.3 p.63

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - September 1969 p.430 [AR]; January 1970 p.1117 [DST]; August 1976 p.341 [IM]; March 1987 p. [JBS]

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International Opera Collector - Spring 1999 No.11 pp.104-108 (mention) [MO]

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Répertoire - No.122 mars 1999 p.63 [LC]

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Ópera Actual (Barcelona) - No.32 marzo-abril 1999 p.98 [JV]

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Comments:- See THE GRAMOPHONE, September 1969 p.365, p.367. According to William Albright (OPERA QUARTERLY Vol.15 No.1 pp.111-112) «Yvonne Minton fell ill during the recording of Der Rosenkavalier, requiring the mezzo to record some of the Marschallin-Octavian scenes at a later date with the soprano present only on tape»

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Parsifal by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Erich Leinsdorf - 1969(LI)

Orchestra - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Chorus - Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires)

Amfortas - Theo Adam

Titurel - Victor De Narké

Gurnemanz - Franz Crass

Parsifal - Wolfgang Windgassen

Klingsor - Victor De Narké

Kundry - Régine Crespin

Alto Stimme - Carmela Giuliano

Knappe 1 - Africa De Retes

Knappe 2 - Carmen Sensraud

Knappe 3 - Virgilio Tavini

Knappe 4 - José Crea

Blumenmädchen 1 - Myrtha Garbarini

Blumenmädchen 2 - María Altamura

Blumenmädchen 3 - Africa De Retes

Blumenmädchen 4 - Silvia Baleani

Blumenmädchen 5 - Susana Rouco

Blumenmädchen 6 - Isabel Casey

Ritter 1 - Eduardo Ferracani

Ritter 2 - Walter Maddalena

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Compact Disc; - Living Stage LS 1043 {3CDS} (2003)ª

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Recordings of Parsifal by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

Parsifal on Record by Jonathan Brown; HARRIS p.215; Opera on Record p.440; CELLETTI p.1119; Opera on CD (1) p.73 (2) p.81 (3) p.90; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.38-39, No.213 p.168; Der Opernführer - Parsifal; MET p.734; MET(VID) p.448; PENGUIN 532 ; American Record Guide Vol.57 No.2 April-March 1994 p.60, Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57; GIUDICI p.1154 (2) p.1816; The Gramophone April 2005 p.44

Comments:- Recording of a performance in the Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires (24 October 1969).

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Die Walküre by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Herbert von Karajan - 1969(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Siegmund - Jon Vickers

Sieglinde - Régine Crespin

Hunding - Martti Talvela

Brünhilde - Birgit Nilsson

Wotan - Theo Adam

Fricka - Josephine Veasey

Gerhilde - Judith De Paul

Ortlinde - Carlotta Ordassy

Waltraute - Gwendolyn Killebrew

Schwertleite - Louise Pearl

Helmwige - Phyllis Brill

Siegrune - Marcia Baldwin

Grimgerde - Joann Grillo

Roßweiße - Shirley Love

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Compact Disc - Hunt CDKAR 217 (+Das Rheingold - excerpts) {3CDS}

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Recordings of Die Walküre by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1961 Vol.11 No.11 p.132; HARRIS p.233; Opera September 1970 p.826 October 1970 p.922; Opera on Record p.393; CELLETTI p.1158; Opera on CD (1) p.68 (2) p.75 (3) p.84; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.12/13 p.148, No.228 p.122; MET p.148; MET(VID) p.438; PENGUIN p.551; Diapason No.405 juin 1994 p.4; Opera October 1995 p.1166 (video); Lyrica N.28 Anno III Aprile 1996 p.56; GIUDICI p.1115 (2) p.1777; American Record Guide Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57

This recording is reviewed in the following publication:-

American Record Guide - September/October 1990 Vol.53 No.5 pp.22-26 [LM]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (1 March 1969; see OPERA June 1969 p.496; also May 1969 p.396)

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Die Walküre by Richard Wagner performed in German

Conductor Leopold Ludwig - 1969(LI)

Orchestra - San Francisco Opera

Siegmund - Jon Vickers

Sieglinde - Régine Crespin

Hunding - William Wilderman

Brünhilde - Nadézda Kniplová

Wotan - David Ward

Fricka - Margarita Lilowa

Gerhilde - Shigemi Matsumoto

Ortlinde - Sheila Marks

Waltraute - Claudia White

Schwertleite - Sheila Nadler

Helmwige - Carol Todd

Siegrune - Sylvia Anderson

Grimgerde - Donna Petersen

Roßweiße - Sona Cervená

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Compact Disc; - Mike Richter AE 201 (San Francisco Opera CD ROM) (1999)ª

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Recordings of Die Walküre by Richard Wagner are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1961 Vol.11 No.11 p.132; HARRIS p.233; Opera September 1970 p.826 October 1970 p.922; Opera on Record p.393; CELLETTI p.1158; Opera on CD (1) p.68 (2) p.75 (3) p.84; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.12/13 p.148, No.228 p.122; MET p.148; MET(VID) p.438; PENGUIN p.551; Diapason No.405 juin 1994 p.4; Opera October 1995 p.1166 (video); Lyrica N.28 Anno III Aprile 1996 p.56; GIUDICI p.1115 (2) p.1777; American Record Guide Vol.65 No.4 July/August 2002 p.57

Comments:- Recording of a performance given by the San Francisco Opera in Los Angeles. Two dates are quoted on the CD-ROM (29 March 1969 & 26 October 1969). The former is almost certainly correct (see «The San Francisco Opera» p.266)

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Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz performed in French

Conductor Sarah Caldwell - 1972(LI)

Orchestra - The Opera Company of Boston

Chorus - The Opera Company of Boston

Enée - Ronald Dowd

Chorèbe - Louis Quilico

Panthée - Gimi Beni

Narbal - Ronald Hedlund

Ascagne - Cheryl Bibbs

Cassandre - Maralin Niska

Didon - Régine Crespin

Anna - Eunice Alberts

Hylas - Grayson Hirst

Priam - Herbert Beattie

Hécube - Jan Curtis

Iopas - Grayson Hirst

Helenus - Marshall Reiner

Un chef grec - Terrance Tobias

Un soldat troyen - René Melville

1re sentinelle - Richard Christ

2e sentinelle - Naymond Thomas

L'Ombre d'Hector - Richard Christ

Le spectre d'Priam - Herbert Beattie

Mercure - Ronald Hedlund

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Compact Disc - Premiere Opera Ltd. CDNO 2174 {4CDRS}; House of Opera

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Recordings of Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz are surveyed in the following publications:-

HARRIS p.302; Opera on Record p.158; CELLETTI p.90; Opera on CD (1) p.41 (2) p.47 (3) p.52; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.128-129 p.160; MET p.41; MET(VID) p.14; PENGUIN p.21; GIUDICI p.55 (2) p.95; Opéra International No.276 février 2003 p.18; Orpheus Heft 3+4 März+April 2003 S.66; The Opera Quarterly Vol.19 No.3 Summer 2003 pp.446-485; American Record Guide Vol.70 No.3 pp.64-65

This recording is reviewed in the following publication:-

Orpheus - November 2002 S.91 [GH]; Heft 3+4 März + April 2003 p.68 [GH]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance given by The Opera Companu of Boston in the Aquarius Theater, Boston (6 February 1972; see OPERA April 1972 pp.323-325)

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Werther by Jules Massenet performed in French

Conductor Martin Rich - 1972(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Werther - Franco Corelli

Charlotte - Régine Crespin

Sophie - Colette Boky

Albert - John Reardon

Le Bailli - Donald Gramm

Johann - Richard Best

Schmidt - Charles Anthony

Brühlmann - Lou Marcella

Kätchen - John Keane

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Compact Disc - Omega Opera Archive 4054

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Recordings of Werther by Jules Massenet are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record p.495; CELLETTI p.405; Opera on CD (1) p.95 (2) p.105 (3) p.119; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.61 p.104; MET p.239; PENGUIN p.207; Répertoire No.89 mars 1996 p.13; GIUDICI p.362 (2) p.634; American Record Guide May/June 1996 Vol.69 No.3 p.66; International Opera Collector Autumn 1997 No.5 p.22

Comments:- An «in-house» recording of a performance at the MET 19 February 1972.

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Carmen by Georges Bizet performed in French

Conductor Alain Lombard - 1974(STU)

Orchestra - Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg

Chorus - Opéra du Rhin (Strasbourg)

Carmen - Régine Crespin

Don José - Gilbert Py

Micaëla - Jeanette Pilou

Escamillo - José van Dam

Frasquita - Maria Rosa Carminati

Mercédès - Nadine Denize

Le Dancaïre - Jacques Trigeau

Le Remendado - Rémy Corazza

Moralès - Paul Guigue (Guigne)

Zuninga - Pierre Thau

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Black Disc - ERATO STU 70900-02

Compact Disc - ERATO 2292-45573-2

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Recordings of Carmen by Georges Bizet are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera April 1957 p.221; HARRIS p.56; Opera on Record p.461; CELLETTI p.93; MARINELLI p.258; The Opera Quarterly Vol.6 No.1 Autumn 1988 p.29; Opera on CD (1) p.87 (2) p.96 (3) p.106; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.26 p.122-deuxième édition p.106, mise à jour 1998; MET p.48; MET(VID) p.17; PENGUIN p.25; Répertoire No.77 février 1995 p.15; GIUDICI p.67 (2) p.108; Classic CD October 1996 p.56; International Opera Collector Winter 1996 No.2 p.16; BBC Music Magazine July 1998 p.51; Diapason No.455 janvier 1999 p.42: No.547 S mai 2007 p.122; Orpheus Heft 5-6 Mai-Juni 2003 S.70

This recording is reviewed in the following publication:-

(The) Gramophone - August 1975 p.359 [EG]

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Carmen by Georges Bizet performed in French

Conductor Henry Lewis - 1975(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Carmen - Régine Crespin

Don José - William Lewis

Micaëla - Katia Ricciarelli

Escamillo - José van Dam

Frasquita - Loretta Di Franco

Mercédès - Marcia Baldwin

Le Dancaïre - Russell Christopher

Le Remendado - Andrea Velis

Moralès - Gene Boucher

Zuninga - Richard Best

Lilas Pasta - Paul Franke

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Compact Disc - Bella Voce BLV 107407 (+Crespin recital) {3CDS} Bensar OL 121375 (BRO 124732) {3CDRS}

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Recordings of Carmen by Georges Bizet are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera April 1957 p.221; HARRIS p.56; Opera on Record p.461; CELLETTI p.93; MARINELLI p.258; The Opera Quarterly Vol.6 No.1 Autumn 1988 p.29; Opera on CD (1) p.87 (2) p.96 (3) p.106; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.26 p.122-deuxième édition p.106, mise à jour 1998; MET p.48; MET(VID) p.17; PENGUIN p.25; Répertoire No.77 février 1995 p.15; GIUDICI p.67 (2) p.108; Classic CD October 1996 p.56; International Opera Collector Winter 1996 No.2 p.16; BBC Music Magazine July 1998 p.51; Diapason No.455 janvier 1999 p.42: No.547 S mai 2007 p.122; Orpheus Heft 5-6 Mai-Juni 2003 S.70

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Orpheus - Juli 2000 S.66 [GH]

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Classical Express - Issue No.125 August 2000 p.6 [MB]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (13 December 1975; see OPERA February 1976p.135; «On Stage, Off Stage: A Memoir» by Regine Crespin pp.110-114). The CDRs issued on the Bensar label are (were?) listed on the website of «berkshire record outlet inc.» (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM).

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La Vie parisienne by Jacques Offenbach performed in French

Conductor Michel Plasson - 1975(STU)

Orchestra - L'Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse

Chorus - Choeurs du Capitole de Toulouse

Métella - Régine Crespin

La Baronne de Gondremarck - Christiane Chateau

Gabrielle - Mady Mesplé

Le Baron de Gondremarck - Luis Masson

Raoul de Gardefeu - Michel Sénéchal

Bobinet - Michel Trempont

Pauline - Eliane Lublin

Gontran - Henri Amiel

Frick - Jean-Christophe Benoit

Prosper - Jean-Christophe Benoit

Le Brésilien - Jean-Christophe Benoit

Urbain - Michel Jarry

Alfred - Michel Jarry

Clara - Danièle Castaings

Léonie - Françoise Gayral

Louise - Marie-Thérèse Téchene

Un employe - André Batisse

Joseph - André Batisse

Alphonse - André Batisse

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Black Disc; - EMI 2C 165-14 123/24 {2LPS} (France); *EMI SLS 5076 (ASD 3335-3336) {2LPS} (1977)ª; Angel SBLX 3839 {2LPS}

Compact Disc; - EMI CDS 7 47154 8 {2CDS} (1987)ª

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Recordings of La Vie parisienne by Jacques Offenbach are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record 3 p.175; Diapason No.474 octobre 2000 pp.44-45; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.206 p.98

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - May 1977 p.1749 [AML]; October 1977 p.593 [JBS]; January 1987 p.1057 [AML]

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The Blackwell Guide to the Musical Theatre on Record by Kurt Gänzl - p.19

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Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni performed in Italian

Conductor Kenneth Schermerhorn - 1976(LI)

Orchestra - San Francisco Opera

Chorus - San Francisco Opera

Santuzza - Régine Crespin

Turiddu - Plácido Domingo

Alfio - Wassili Janulako

Lola - Faith Esham

Lucia - Donna Petersen

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Compact Disc; - Premiere Opera CDNO 1099-1 {1CDR} (2003)ª

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Recordings of Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni are surveyed in the following publications:-

High Fidelity November 1962 p.53; HARRIS p.64; Opera on Record p.542; CELLETTI p.380; MARINELLI p.435; Opera on CD(1) p.114 (2) p.126 (3) p.141; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.50 p.130; MET p.220; MET(VID) p.124; PENGUIN p.195; GIUDICI p.140; Opéra International mai 1999 No.235 p.66; Répertoire No.130 décembre 1999 p.86; American Record Guide September/October 2000 Vol.63 No.5 pp.73-83

Comments:- Recording of a performance in the War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco. There were performances with the cast listed above on 13, 16 November 1976. See The San Francisco Opera by Arthur Bloomfield p.505.

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La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein by Jacques Offenbach performed in French

Conductor Michel Plasson - 1976(STU)

Orchestra - Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse

Chorus - Choeur du Capitole de Toulouse

La Grande Duchesse - Régine Crespin

Fritz - Alain Vanzo

Prince Paul - Charles Burles

Baron Puck - Claude Meloni

Général Boum - Robert Massard

Baron Grog - François Loup

Népomuc - Tibère Raffalli

Wanda - Mady Mesplé

Iza - Danièle Castaings

Amélie - Maria Cardo

Olga - Marie-Thérèse Tchéené

Charlotte - Françoise Gayral

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Black Disc - Columbia M2 34576 {2LPS} (USA); CBS «Masterworks» 79027 {2LPS} (UK)

Compact Disc - Sony SM2K 62583

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Recordings of La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein by Jacques Offenbach are surveyed in the following publications:-

Diapason No.474 octobre 2000 pp.43-44

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - April 1977 p.1604 [AML]; October 1977 p.593 [JBS]

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Fanfare - September 1976 Vol.1 No.1 p.40 [JC2]

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Opéra International - mai 1996 No.202 p.59

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Diapason - No.426 mai 1996 p.113

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L'Avant Scène Opéra - No.172 p.222

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Répertoire - No.91 mai 1996 p.55

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L'opera (Milano) - Anno XI - N.105 - febbraio 1997 p.72

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La Périchole by Jacques Offenbach performed in French

Conductor Alain Lombard - 1976(STU)

Orchestra - Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg

Chorus - L'Opéra du Rhin

La Périchole - Régine Crespin

Piquillo - Alain Vanzo

Don Andrès - Jules Bastin

Don Miguel de Panatellas - Gérard Friedman

Don Pedro de Hinoyosa - Jacques Trigeau

Premier Notaire - Aimé Besançon

Deuxieme Notaire - Paul Guigue (Guigne)

Guadalena - Rebecca Roberts

Berginella - Eva Saurova

Mastrilla - Geneviève Baudoz

Frasquinella - Geneviève Baudoz

Manuelita - Rebecca Roberts

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Black Disc - ERATO STU 70994-70995; RCA-ERATO FRL 2 5994 {2LPS} (USA)

Compact Disc - ERATO «Libretto» 2292-45686-2 {2CDS}; Apex 2564 61500-2 (highlights)

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Recordings of La Périchole by Jacques Offenbach are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on CD (1) p.80 (2) p. (3) p.88 (3) p.98; L'Avant Scéne Opéra 66 p.104; PENGUIN p.278; Diapason No.474 octobre 2000 p.44

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - May 1992 p.113; October 2004 p.93 (highlights) [PO'C]

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Fanfare - Vol.1 No.4 March/April 1978 p.56 [KH]; Vol.15 No.6 July-August 1992 p.239 [DMG]

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Diapason - No.500 février 2003 p.94 [ED]

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Comments:- There is no dialogue but a text spoken by Alain Decaux

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Don Quichotte by Jules Massenet performed in French

Conductor Kazimierz Kord - 1978(STU)

Orchestra - L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Chorus - Radio Suisse Romande

Don Quichotte - Nicolai Ghiaurov

Sancho Panza - Gabriel Bacquier

Dulcinée - Régine Crespin

Pedro - Michèle Command

Garcias - Annick Dutertre

Rodriguez - Peyo Garazzi

Juan - Jean-Marie Frémeau

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Black Disc; - Decca D156D3 {3LPS} (1979)ª;; London OSA 13134 (3LPS} (1980)ª

Compact Cassette; - Decca K156K32 (1980)ª

Compact Disc; - Decca 430 636-2 (+Scènes alsaciennes) {2CDS} (1992)ª; Decca «Rouge Opéra» 455 853-2 {2CDS} (France) (1997)ª

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Recordings of Don Quichotte by Jules Massenet are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record 2 p.241; CELLETTI p.396; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.93 p.96; PENGUINp.203; GIUDICI p.372, (2) p.649; Opéra International octobre 2000 No.250 p.14

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - November 1979 p.907 [AB] January 1980 p.1121 [JBS]; February 1980 p.1302 [GH]; April 1992 p.156 [JBS]

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Opera - Summer 2002 Supplement «Thirty all-time great recordings» p.12 [RF]

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American Record Guide - June 1980 Vol.43 No.8 p.25 [DA]

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Répertoire - No.104 juillet/aoüt 1997 p.73 (mention)

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La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein by Jacques Offenbach performed in French

Conductor Michel Plasson - 1978?(LI)

Orchestra - Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse

Chorus - Choeurs du Capitole de Toulouse

La Grande Duchesse - Régine Crespin

Fritz - Charles Burles

Général Boum - Michel Trempont

Wanda - Danielle Castaing

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DVD (Video) - House of Opera DVD 496; Premiere Opera Ltd. DVD 5380 (2005)ª; Encore DVD 2019 (2005)ª

VHS Video Cassette - House of Opera Video 496 (NTSC)

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Recordings of La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein by Jacques Offenbach are surveyed in the following publications:-

Diapason No.474 octobre 2000 pp.43-44

Comments:- Video recording of a performance at Toulouse. The Video cassette and the DVD issued by House of Opera are listed in their online catalogues (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM) according to which «Picture is not sharp. Sound distorts at high volume and is not clear». The DVD issued by Premiere is included in their list of «newest offerings» dated 3 May 2005 and those issued on the Encore label are (were?) listed on the website of «berkshire record outlet inc.» (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM).

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Werther by Jules Massenet performed in French

Conductor Richard Bonynge - 1979(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Werther - Alfredo Kraus

Charlotte - Régine Crespin

Sophie - Kathleen Battle

Albert - Lenus Carlson

Le Bailli - Andrew (András) Foldi

Johann - Andrij Dobriansky

Schmidt - Nico Castel

Brühlmann - Dennis Steff

Kätchen - Barbara Bystrom

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Compact Disc; - Gala GL 100559 {2CDS} (2000)ª

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Recordings of Werther by Jules Massenet are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record p.495; CELLETTI p.405; Opera on CD (1) p.95 (2) p.105 (3) p.119; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.61 p.104; MET p.239; PENGUIN p.207; Répertoire No.89 mars 1996 p.13; GIUDICI p.362 (2) p.634; American Record Guide May/June 1996 Vol.69 No.3 p.66; International Opera Collector Autumn 1997 No.5 p.22

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

Orpheus - Juni 2000 S.61 [GH]

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Opera Quarterly - Vol.18 No.3 Summer 2002 pp.590-595 [WA2]

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Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (3 February 1979). The performance on 26 January 1979 is reviewed in OPERA April 1979 p.371

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Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc performed in French

Conductor Jean-Pierre Marty - 1980(LI)

Orchestra - Orchestre National de France

Chorus - Maîtrise et Choeurs de Radio France

Le Marquis de la Force - Pierre d' Hollander

Blanche de la Force - Felicity Lott

Le Chevalier de la Force - Léonard Pezzino

Prieure du Carmel (Mme.de Croissy) - Régine Crespin

Nouvelle Prieure (Mme.de Lidoine) - Jocelyne Chamonin

Mère Marie - Geneviève Barrial

Mère Jeanne - Claude Vierne

Soeur Constance - Anne-Marie Rodde

Soeur Matilde - Francine Laurent (-Gérimont)

L'Aumonier - Bernard Plantey

Le Geôlier - Philippe Rouillon

Premier Commissaire - Mario Agnetti

Deuxième Commissaire - Philippe Rouillon

Thierry - Didier Henry

Un Officier - Didier Henry

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Compact Disc; - INA «Mémoire Vive» IMV 035 {2CDS} (1999)ª

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Recordings of Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI p.578; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.52 p.113; PENGUIN p.289; GIUDICI p.569; The Absolute Sound Issue 119 August/September 1999 pp.107-109

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - August (published June) 2003 p.72 [AB]

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Orpheus - Januar + Februar 2004 S.60 [GH]

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Opéra International - décembre 1999 No.241 p.64 [JP]

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Diapason - No.466 janvier 2000 p.81 [ED]

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Le Monde de la Musique - No 238 décembre 1999 p.110 [FL]

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Ópera Actual (Barcelona) - No.62 julio-agosto 2003 p.83 [JR]

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Comments:- Recording of a concert performance in the Théâtre du Champs-Elysées on 25 April 1980

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Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc performed in French

Conductor Julius Rudel - 1981(LI)

Orchestra - Metropolitan Opera

Chorus - Metropolitan Opera

Le Marquis de la Force - Jerome Hines

Blanche de la Force - Maria Ewing

Le Chevalier de la Force - Raymond Gibbs

Prieure du Carmel (Mme.de Croissy) - Régine Crespin

Nouvelle Prieure (Mme.de Lidoine) - Leona Mitchell

Mère Marie - Mignon Dunn

Mère Jeanne - Jean Kraft

Soeur Constance - Betsy Norden

Soeur Matilde - Batyah Godfrey Ben-David

L'Aumonier - James Atherton

Le Geôlier - William Fleck

Premier Commissaire - Russell Christopher

Deuxième Commissaire - Paul Franke

Thierry - Nico Castel

M.Javelinot - Gene Boucher

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Compact Disc - The Opera Lovers DIA 198101 (Canada)

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Recordings of Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI p.578; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.52 p.113; PENGUIN p.289; GIUDICI p.569; The Absolute Sound Issue 119 August/September 1999 pp.107-109

Comments:- Recording of a performance at the MET (10 January 1981).

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Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc performed in English

Conductor Henry Lewis - 1982(LI)

Orchestra - San Francisco Opera

Chorus - San Francisco Opera

Le Marquis de la Force - Eric Halfvarson

Blanche de la Force - Carol Vaness

Le Chevalier de la Force - Howard Hensel

Prieure du Carmel (Mme.de Croissy) - Régine Crespin

Nouvelle Prieure (Mme.de Lidoine) - Leontyne Price

Mère Marie - Virginia Zeani

Mère Jeanne - Leslie Richards

Soeur Constance - Betsy Norden

Soeur Matilde - Donna Petersen

L'Aumonier - Jonathan Green

Le Geôlier - Carl Glaum

Premier Commissaire - Jeffrey Thomas

Deuxième Commissaire - John MacAllister

Thierry - Frank Levar

M.Javelinot - James Meyer

Soeur Anne de la Croix - Christina Jaqua

Mère Gerald - Xiao-hu Li

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Compact Disc; - Mike Richter AE 201 (San Francisco Opera CD ROM) (1999)ª; Premiere Opera Ltd. CDNO 10693 {3CDRS}

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Recordings of Dialogues des Carmélites by Francis Poulenc are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI p.578; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.52 p.113; PENGUIN p.289; GIUDICI p.569; The Absolute Sound Issue 119 August/September 1999 pp.107-109

Comments:- Recording of a performance given in the English translation by Joseph Machlis in the War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco (October 1982; see OPÉRA INTERNATIONAL janvier 1983 No.55 pp.36-37; OPERA February 1983 pp.179-180).

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The Queen of Spades by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky performed in Russian

Conductor Woldemar Nelsson - 1983(LI)

Orchestra - Opera Company of Philadelphia

Chorus - Opera Company of Philadelphia

Hermann - Vladimir Popov

Lisa - Stefka Evstatieva

Countess - Régine Crespin

Count Tomsky - Allan Monk

Prince Yeletsky - Lajos Miller

Pauline - Cleopatra Ciurca

Chekalinsky - Steven Cole

Surin - Richard Crist

Chaplitsky - David Crawford

Major-domo - Antonio Perez

Governess - Joanna Levy

Masha - Joneva Kaplan

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Compact Cassette - Charles Handelman - Live Opera 03193

Compact Disc - The Opera Lovers PIQ 198301

DVD (Video) - Premiere Opera Ltd. DVD 5203

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Recordings of The Queen of Spades by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky are surveyed in the following publications:-

Opera on Record 2 p.268; CELLETTI p.158; Opera on CD (1) p.92 (2) p.102 (3) p.113; MET p.557; MET(VID) p.338; Opera on Video p.159; GIUDICI p.129 (2) p.214; L'Avant Scène Opéra No.119/120, mise à jour septembre 2004; American Record Guide May/June 2003 Vol.66 No.3 pp.54-63

Comments:- Audio and video recordings of a performance in the Academy of Music, Philadelphia (11 or 14 October 1983). The cast listed above is as given in Frank Hamilton's «Partial Performance Chronology 1975-2000» (click link below). A video recording of the performance on 14 October 1983 was televised on 9 April 1984). The cassettes issued by Charles Handelman are listed in his catalogue dated November 2000 and the CDRs issued by «The Opera Lovers» are listed on the website http://www.operalovers.ca (hyperlink in CLORLINK.HTM). The date of the performance recorded is given here incorrectly as «14.11.83» and the conductor is given as «Woldemar».

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Abbreviations

(STU), "Studio" Recording

(SE), "Studio" Recording of Excerpts

(STC), Composite "Studio" Recording made up from more than one source

(SCE), Composite "Studio" Recording of Excerpts from more than one source

(LI), "Live" Recording

(LE), "Live" Recording of Excerpts

(LC), "Live" Composite Recording from more than one performance

(LCE), Excerpts from more than one "Live" Performance

(RA), A Radio Performance

(RE), Excerpts from a Radio Performance

(RC), Composite Radio Performance from more than one broadcast

(RCE), Excerpts from more than one broadcast performance

(FI), Film or/and sound track of a film

(FE), Excerpts of an opera from a film or/and the sound track of a film

CELLETTI, Il Teatro d'Opera in Disco by Rodolfo Celletti - Rizzoli - 1988

EJS Discography, EJS: Discography of the Edward J. Smith Recordings - The Golden Age of Opera, 1956-71 by William Shaman, William J. Collins, and Calvin M. Goodwin - GreenwoodPress - 1994

GIUDICI, L'Opera in CD e Video by Elvio Giudici - il Saggiatore Milano - 1995. Second Edition - 1999 - is indicated by (2)

HARRIS, Opera Recordings - A Critical Guide by Kenn Harris - David and Charles - 1973

MARINELLI, Opere in Disco by Carlo Marinelli - Discanto Edizione - 1982

MET, The Metropolitan Opera Guide to Recorded Opera - edited by Paul Gruber - Thames and Hudson - 1993

MET(VID), The Metropolitan Guide to Opera on Video - edited by Paul Gruber - W.W. Norton & Co. Ltd. - 1997

More EJS, More EJS: Discography of the Edward J. Smith Recordings by William Shaman - William J. Collins - Calvin M. Goodwin - Greenwood Press 1999

NEWTON (Verdi), Verdi - Tutti i libretti d'opera edited by Piero Mioli

PENGUIN, The Penguin Guide to Opera on Compact Discs by Edwin Greenfield - Robert Layton - Ivan March - Penguin Books 1993

Discos Gramófono (Barcelona), Compañía del Gramófono Sociedad Anónima Española

Gramófono (Barcelona), Compañía del Gramófono Sociedad Anónima Española

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