The Art-Music Forum
July 29, 2021, 07:20:21 pm
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
News: A place to discover and discuss a wide range of composers and music (both familiar and forgotten), recordings, broadcasts, books and art. Register, contribute and explore!
 
  Home Help Search Gallery Staff List Login Register  

Schreker's Irrelohe from MDG


Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Schreker's Irrelohe from MDG  (Read 216 times)
Albion
Level 7
*******

Times thanked: 77
Offline Offline

Posts: 1493


Frederic Cowen (1852-1935)


View Profile
« on: October 22, 2012, 12:22:51 pm »

Not strictly a new recording, but a recording in a more economical format: members may already be aware of the excellent MDG recording of Schreker's 1924 opera Irrelohe live from the Bonn Opera House (2010)



but the 3-CD set remains pretty expensive (around 40).

It recently arrived on Amazon as a download, however, and is only 14.49. All three acts are single-track so there is no danger of gaps or blips if transferring the downloads to CD. I have the 1995 Sony recording as well, but this performance is just as good, benefitting strongly from staged presentation, and is strongly recommended:

http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B009C99XJE/ref=dm_ty_trk

 Smiley
Report Spam   Logged

"A piece is worth your attention, and is itself for you praiseworthy, if it makes you feel you have not wasted your time over it." (Sydney Grew, 1922)

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter


Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum


Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy