Siegfried discography

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This is a discography of Siegfried , the third of the four operas that comprise Der Ring des Nibelungen (The Ring of the Nibelung), by Richard Wagner, which received its premiere at the Bayreuth Festspielhaus on 16 August 1876.


(Siegfried, Brünnhilde, Mime,
Wanderer, Fafner, Waldvogel)
Opera house and orchestra
Label [1]
1937 Lauritz Melchior, Kirsten Flagstad,
Karl Laufkötter, Friedrich Schorr,
Emanuel List, Stella Andreva
Artur Bodanzky
Metropolitan Opera orchestra & chorus
CD: Naxos
Cat: 8.110211-13
Mono, Live
1949 Gunther Treptow, Gertrude Grob-Prandl,
William Wernigk, Ferdinand Frantz,
Herbert Alsen, Ruthilde Boesch
Rudolf Moralt
Vienna Symphony
CD: Myto
Cat: 3MCD 972-155
Mono, studio
1950 Set Svanholm, Kirsten Flagstad,
Peter Markwort, Josef Herrmann,
Ludwig Weber, Julia Moor
Wilhelm Furtwängler
Teatro alla Scala orchestra & chorus
CD: Opera d'Oro
Cat: OPD1501 [2]
(complete Ring) Mono, Live
1953 Wolfgang Windgassen, Astrid Varnay,
Paul Kuen, Hans Hotter,
Josef Greindl, Rita Streich
Clemens Krauss
Bayreuth Festival orchestra & chorus
CD: Gala
Cat: GL100.653
Mono, Live
Ludwig Suthaus, Martha Mödl,
Julius Patzak, Ferdinand Frantz,
Josef Greindl, Rita Streich
Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra Sinfonica della RAI
Cat: CZS 7 67131 2
Mono, Live
1955 Wolfgang Windgassen, Astrid Varnay,
Paul Kuen, Hans Hotter,
Josef Greindl, Ilse Hollweg
Joseph Keilberth
Bayreuth Festival orchestra & chorus
CD: Testament
Cat: SBT41392
Stereo, Live
1957 Wolfgang Windgassen, Birgit Nilsson,
Peter Klein, Hans Hotter,
Friedrich Dalberg, Jeannette Sinclair
Rudolf Kempe
Royal Opera House orchestra & chorus
CD: Testament
Cat: SBT131426
(complete Ring) Mono, Live
1962 Wolfgang Windgassen, Birgit Nilsson,
Gerhard Stolze, Hans Hotter,
Kurt Böhme, Joan Sutherland
Georg Solti
Vienna Philharmonic
CD: Decca
Cat: 455 564-2
Stereo, Studio
1965 Wolfgang Windgassen, Birgit Nilsson,
Erwin Wohlfahrt, Josef Greindl,
Kurt Böhme, Erika Köth
Karl Böhm
Bayreuth Festival orchestra & chorus
Stereo, Live
1966 Wolfgang Windgassen, Birgit Nilsson,
Erwin Wohlfahrt, Theo Adam,
Kurt Böhme, Erika Köth
Karl Böhm
Bayreuth Festival orchestra & chorus
CD: Philips
Cat: 412 483-2
Stereo, Live
1968 Jean Cox, Nadezda Kniplova,
Erwin Wohlfahrt, Theo Adam,
Karl Ridderbusch, Ingrid Paller
Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra di Roma della RAI
CD: Myto
3MCD 055.318
1969 Jess Thomas, Helga Dernesch,
Gerhard Stolze, Thomas Stewart,
Karl Ridderbusch, Catherine Gayer
Herbert von Karajan
Berlin Philharmonic
CD: Deutsche Grammophon
Cat: 457 790-2
Stereo, Studio
1974 Jean Cox, Brenda Roberts,
Heinz Zednik, Donald McIntyre,
Heinz Feldhoff, Yoko Kawahara
Horst Stein
Bayreuth Festival orchestra & chorus
Published by
1980 Manfred Jung, Gwyneth Jones,
Heinz Zednik, Donald McIntyre,
Fritz Hübner, Norma Sharp
Pierre Boulez
Bayreuth Festival orchestra & chorus
CD: Philips
Cat: 434 423-2
Stereo, Studio
1982 René Kollo, Jeannine Altmeyer,
Peter Schreier, Theo Adam,
Matti Salminen, Norma Sharp
Marek Janowski
Staatskapelle Dresden orchestra & chorus
CD: Eurodisc, RCA
Cat: 6100-7023, B00011MJV6
(complete Ring) Stereo, Studio
1988Reiner Goldberg, Hildegard Behrens,
Heinz Zednik, James Morris,
Kurt Moll, Kathleen Battle
James Levine
Metropolitan Opera orchestra & chorus
CD: Deutsche Grammophon
Cat: 429 407-2
Stereo, Studio
Siegfried Jerusalem, Éva Marton,
Peter Haage, James Morris,
Kurt Rydl, Kiri Te Kanawa
Bernard Haitink
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Cat: CDS 7 54290 2
Stereo, Studio
1989 René Kollo, Hildegard Behrens,
Helmut Pampuch, Robert Hale,
Kurt Moll, Julie Kaufmann
Wolfgang Sawallisch
Bavarian State Opera orchestra & chorus
Cat: 724357273121
(complete Ring) Stereo, Live
1992 Siegfried Jerusalem, Anne Evans,
Graham Clark, John Tomlinson,
Philip Kang, Hilde Leidland
Daniel Barenboim
Bayreuth Festival orchestra & chorus
CD: Teldec
Cat: 4509 94193 2
Stereo, Live
2002–2003Jon Fredric West, Lisa Gasteen,
Heinz Göhrig, Wolfgang Schöne,
Attila Jun, Gabriela Herrera
Lothar Zagrosek
Staatsoper Stuttgart orchestra & chorus
CD: Naxos Records
Cat: 8.660175-78
Stereo (SACD), Live
2003–2004John Treleaven, Deborah Polaski,
Graham Clark, Falk Struckmann,
Eric Halfvarson, Cristina Obregón
Bertrand de Billy
Orquestra Simfònica del Gran Teatre del Liceu
DVD: Opus Arte
Surround Sound, Live
2009 Stephen Gould,Linda Watson,
Gerhard Siegel, Albert Dohmen,
Hans-Peter König, Robin Johannsen
Christian Thielemann
Bayreuth Festival orchestra & chorus
CD: Opus Arte
Cat: OACD9000BD
(complete Ring) Stereo, Live
2013Stephen Gould, Violeta Urmana
Christian Elsner, Tomasz Konieczny
Matti Salminen, Sophie Klußmann
Marek Janowski
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Berlin Radio Choir
Cat: PTC 5186408
Stereo (SACD), Live

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