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CHAN 3060
 
Multiple Set of 5 CDs
Wagner: Twilight Of The Gods
Release Date: June 2001
Originally recorded in 2000
Composer (1813-1883)
Richard Wagner
Solo tenor - Siegfried
Alberto Remedios
Solo baritone - Gunther
Norman Welsby
Solo bass - Hagen
Aage Haugland
Solo baritone - Alberich
Derek Hammond-Stroud
Solo soprano - Brünnhilde
Rita Hunter
Solo soprano - Gutrune
Margaret Curphey
Solo mezzo-soprano - Waltraute
Katherine Pring
Solo contralto - First Norn
Anne Collins
Solo mezzo-soprano - Second Norn
Gillian Knight
Solo soprano - Third Norn
Anne Evans
Solo soprano - Woglinde
Valerie Masterson
Solo mezzo-soprano - Wellgunde
Shelagh Squires
Solo contralto - Flosshilde
Helen Attfield
Conductor
Reginald Goodall
Venue
London Coliseum
Producer
John Mordler
Engineer
Robert Gooch
Engineer
Stuart Eltham
Genre:
Vocal & Song
Opera in English

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RICHARD WAGNER

(1813-1883)

Twilight of the Gods

311:29
Third Day of the Festival Play The Ring of the Nibelung
Music drama in a prelude and three acts
Poem by Richard Wagner
English translation by Andrew Porter
Prelude
1.
'What light shines down there?'
8:08
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Three Norns
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'Wotan made holy laws and treaties'
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Second Norn
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'That mighty hall the giants have raised'
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Three Norns
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'Now the gods will seize the spear that was shattered'
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Dawn Music
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Orchestra
'To deeds of glory'
Brünnhilde, Siegfried
6.
'Ah, but to prove you love me'
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Brünnhilde, Siegfried
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'Love, I leave you alone'
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Siegfried, Brünnhilde
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'So by your daring I am fired'
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Siegfried, Brünnhilde
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'O heavenly rulers!'
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Brünnhilde, Siegfried
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Siegfried's Rhine Journey
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Act I
Scene 1
11.
'Now hear, Hagen'
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Gunther, Hagen
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'What woman should I wed . . .?'
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Gunther, Hagen, Gutrune
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'At Neidhöhle the Nibelung gold was guarded'
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Hagen, Gunther
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'You mock me, wicked Hagen!'
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Gutrune, Hagen, Gunther
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'Merrily seeking adventures and fame'
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Hagen, Gunther, Siegfried
Scene 2
16.
'Which is Gibich's son?'
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Siegfried, Gunther, Hagen
17.
'I welcome you, my friend'
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Gunther, Siegfried, Hagen
18.
'That treasure I quite forgot'
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Siegfried, Hagen, Gunther
19.
'Welcome, O guest, to Gibich's house!'
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Gutrune, Siegfried, Gunther
20.
'With your brother I promised to serve'
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Siegfried, Gunther
21.
'I fear not the flames'
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Siegfried, Gunther
22.
'Flourishing life's refreshing blood'
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Siegfried, Gunther, Hagen
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'Now on our way!'
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Siegfried, Gunther, Gutrune, Hagen
24.
'I sit here and wait' (Hagen's Watch)
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Hagen
Scene 3
25.
'Sounds I once knew so well'
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Brünnhilde, Waltraute
26.
'You've come to me?'
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Brünnhilde, Waltraute
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'Fear and dread I read in your features!'
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Brünnhilde, Waltraute
28.
'Hear me with care, and I will tell you!'
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Waltraute
29.
'He sits there, speaks no word'
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Waltraute
30.
'These tales of evil fancies'
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Brünnhilde
31.
'Upon your hand, the ring'
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Waltraute, Brünnhilde
32.
'Go home to the sacred clan of the gods!'
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Brünnhilde, Waltraute
33.
'Borne on the wind'
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Brünnhilde
34.
'Brünnhild! Your husband comes'
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Siegfried, Brünnhilde
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'The night draws on'
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Siegfried, Brünnhilde
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'Now nothing can save me'
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Brünnhilde, Siegfried
Act II
Scene 1
37.
Prelude
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Orchestra
38.
'Sleep you, Hagen, my son?'
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Alberich, Hagen
39.
'The might of the gods'
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Hagen, Alberich
40.
'That ring shall be Hagen's'
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Hagen, Alberich
Scene 2
41.
'Hoiho! Hagen! Fast asleep?'
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Siegfried, Hagen, Gutrune
42.
'Yet my Siegfried was with Brünnhild?'
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Gutrune, Siegfried
43.
'I can see a sail in the distance'
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Hagen, Siegfried, Gutrune
Scene 3
44.
'Hoiho! Hoihohoho!' (Hagen summons the vassals)
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Hagen, Vassals
45.
'Come to my call, and arm yourselves!'
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Hagen, Vassals
46.
'Glad times have come'
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Vassals, Hagen
Scene 4
47.
'Welcome, Gunther!'
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Vassals, Gunther
48.
'I greet you, noble friend'
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Gunther, Vassals, Siegfried, Brünnhilde, Hagen
49.
'A ring I saw upon your hand'
1:40
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Brünnhilde, Siegfried, Gunther
50.
'Ha! - Siegfried stole it'
2:23
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Brünnhilde, Siegfried, Hagen, Gutrune, Vassals, Women
51.
'Here in Walhall, mighty immortals!'
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Brünnhilde, Gunther, Women, Vassals
52.
'Would you defile your name so lightly?'
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Siegfried, Brünnhilde, Vassals, Women, Gunther, Gutrune, Hagen
53.
'Shing steel! Holiest weapon!'
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Siegfried, Brünnhilde, Vassals
54.
'Gunther, look to your wife there'
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Siegfried
Scene 5
55.
'Dark, unholy powers lie here around me!'
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Brünnhilde
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'Have trust in me, offended wife!'
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Hagen, Brünnhilde
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'Can no weapon's point then pierce him?'
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Hagen, Brünnhilde, Gunther
58.
'Deceived am I - and deceiver!'
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Gunther, Hagen
59.
'He betrayed you'
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Brünnhilde, Hagen, Gunther
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'Since this blow must be dealt her'
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Hagen, Gunther, Brünnhilde
Act III
61.
Prelude
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Scene 1
62.
'Fair sunlight, shine on us in splendour'
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Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde
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'Fair sunlight, send to us the hero'
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Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde
64.
'A goblin led me astray'
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Siegfried, Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde
65.
'Siegfried, if we find your bear'
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Woglinde, Siegfried, Wellgunde, Flosshilde
66.
'Why should I let them laugh and jeer?'
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Siegfried, Flosshilde, Woglinde, Wellgunde
67.
'Siegfried! . . . Evil lies in that ring'
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Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde, Siegfried
68.
'Siegfried! . . . Give heed to our words'
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Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde, Siegfried
69.
'Come, sisters! Flee from this madman!'
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Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde, Siegfried
Scene 2
70.
'Hoiho!'
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Hagen, Vassals, Siegfried
71.
'You drove the game away from us'
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Hagen, Siegfried
72.
'Drink, Gunther, drink'
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Siegfried, Gunther, Hagen
73.
'Mime was a hideous dwarf' (Siegfried's Narration@
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Siegfried
74.
'Now you must hear what happened next'
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Siegfried, Hagen, Vassals
75.
'Ring and Tarnhelm - both I had found'
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Siegfried, Hagen, Vassals
76.
'In grief I watched the branches above'
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Siegfried, Hagen, Gunther, Vassals
77.
'Brünnhilde! Holiest bride!'
4:21
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Siegfried
78.
Siegfried's Funeral March
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Scene 3
79.
'Was that his horn?'
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Gutrune
80.
'Ah, if Siegfried were back!'
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Gutrune, Hagen, Gunther
81.
'Cast not the blame on me'
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Gunther, Hagen
82.
'Peace with your cries of useless lament!'
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Brünnhilde, Gutrune
83.
'Poor creature, peace!'
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Brünnhilde, Gutrune
84.
'Sturdy branches, building his pyre'
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(Brünnhilde's Immolation)
Brünnhilde
85.
'The sun in radiance shines from his eyes'
2:38
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Brünnhilde
86.
'O you, you guardians'
4:26
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Brünnhilde
87.
'My heritage I claim from the hero'
3:06
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Brünnhilde
88.
'Fly home, you ravens!'
1:41
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Brünnhilde
89.
'Grane, my horse!'
2:31
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Brünnhilde
90.
'Give back the ring!'
5:27
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Hagen
Solo: Alberto Remedios tenor - Siegfried
Solo: Norman Welsby baritone - Gunther
Solo: Aage Haugland bass - Hagen
Solo: Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone - Alberich
Solo: Rita Hunter soprano - Brünnhilde
Solo: Margaret Curphey soprano - Gutrune
Solo: Katherine Pring mezzo-soprano - Waltraute
Norns
Solo: Anne Collins contralto - First Norn
Solo: Gillian Knight mezzo-soprano - Second Norn
Solo: Anne Evans soprano - Third Norn
Rhinemaidens
Solo: Valerie Masterson soprano - Woglinde
Solo: Shelagh Squires mezzo-soprano - Wellgunde
Solo: Helen Attfield contralto - Flosshilde
Chorus: Vassals and Women
Conductor: Reginald Goodall
live; 6, 13 & 27 August 1977

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RICHARD WAGNER

(1813-1883)

Twilight of the Gods

311:29
Third Day of the Festival Play The Ring of the Nibelung
Music drama in a prelude and three acts
Poem by Richard Wagner
English translation by Andrew Porter
COMPACT DISC ONE
Prelude
1.
'What light shines down there?'
8:08
Three Norns
2.
'Wotan made holy laws and treaties'
2:25
Second Norn
3.
'That mighty hall the giants have raised'
4:47
Three Norns
4.
'Now the gods will seize the spear that was shattered'
4:35
Three Norns
5.
Dawn Music
7:32
Orchestra
'To deeds of glory'
Brünnhilde, Siegfried
6.
'Ah, but to prove you love me'
2:36
Brünnhilde, Siegfried
7.
'Love, I leave you alone'
2:48
Siegfried, Brünnhilde
8.
'So by your daring I am fired'
1:42
Siegfried, Brünnhilde
9.
'O heavenly rulers!'
1:42
Brünnhilde, Siegfried
10.
Siegfried's Rhine Journey
7:38
Orchestra
Act I
Scene 1
11.
'Now hear, Hagen'
2:37
Gunther, Hagen
12.
'What woman should I wed . . .?'
2:39
Gunther, Hagen, Gutrune
13.
'At Neidhöhle the Nibelung gold was guarded'
2:58
Hagen, Gunther
14.
'You mock me, wicked Hagen!'
3:31
Gutrune, Hagen, Gunther
15.
'Merrily seeking adventures and fame'
4:15
Hagen, Gunther, Siegfried
Scene 2
16.
'Which is Gibich's son?'
2:27
Siegfried, Gunther, Hagen
17.
'I welcome you, my friend'
2:11
Gunther, Siegfried, Hagen
18.
'That treasure I quite forgot'
2:17
Siegfried, Hagen, Gunther
19.
'Welcome, O guest, to Gibich's house!'
4:41
Gutrune, Siegfried, Gunther
Total time: 71:33
COMPACT DISC TWO
1.
'With your brother I promised to serve'
3:18
Siegfried, Gunther
2.
'I fear not the flames'
1:42
Siegfried, Gunther
3.
'Flourishing life's refreshing blood'
4:10
Siegfried, Gunther, Hagen
4.
'Now on our way!'
2:54
Siegfried, Gunther, Gutrune, Hagen
5.
'I sit here and wait' (Hagen's Watch)
8:42
Hagen
Scene 3
6.
'Sounds I once knew so well'
6:29
Brünnhilde, Waltraute
7.
'You've come to me?'
4:55
Brünnhilde, Waltraute
8.
'Fear and dread I read in your features!'
1:29
Brünnhilde, Waltraute
9.
'Hear me with care, and I will tell you!'
4:26
Waltraute
10.
'He sits there, speaks no word'
6:46
Waltraute
11.
'These tales of evil fancies'
1:33
Brünnhilde
12.
'Upon your hand, the ring'
3:29
Waltraute, Brünnhilde
13.
'Go home to the sacred clan of the gods!'
2:22
Brünnhilde, Waltraute
14.
'Borne on the wind'
3:59
Brünnhilde
15.
'Brünnhild! Your husband comes'
3:31
Siegfried, Brünnhilde
16.
'The night draws on'
3:58
Siegfried, Brünnhilde
17.
'Now nothing can save me'
2:58
Brünnhilde, Siegfried
Total time: 66:45
COMPACT DISC THREE
Act II
Scene 1
1.
Prelude
3:40
Orchestra
2.
'Sleep you, Hagen, my son?'
3:51
Alberich, Hagen
3.
'The might of the gods'
3:34
Hagen, Alberich
4.
'That ring shall be Hagen's'
4:29
Hagen, Alberich
Scene 2
5.
'Hoiho! Hagen! Fast asleep?'
3:06
Siegfried, Hagen, Gutrune
6.
'Yet my Siegfried was with Brünnhild?'
1:25
Gutrune, Siegfried
7.
'I can see a sail in the distance'
1:05
Hagen, Siegfried, Gutrune
Scene 3
8.
'Hoiho! Hoihohoho!' (Hagen summons the vassals)
2:56
Hagen, Vassals
9.
'Come to my call, and arm yourselves!'
3:40
Hagen, Vassals
10.
'Glad times have come'
3:04
Vassals, Hagen
Scene 4
11.
'Welcome, Gunther!'
3:50
Vassals, Gunther
12.
'I greet you, noble friend'
4:51
Gunther, Vassals, Siegfried, Brünnhilde, Hagen
13.
'A ring I saw upon your hand'
1:40
Brünnhilde, Siegfried, Gunther
14.
'Ha! - Siegfried stole it'
2:23
Brünnhilde, Siegfried, Hagen, Gutrune, Vassals, Women
15.
'Here in Walhall, mighty immortals!'
3:26
Brünnhilde, Gunther, Women, Vassals
16.
'Would you defile your name so lightly?'
4:08
Siegfried, Brünnhilde, Vassals, Women, Gunther, Gutrune, Hagen
17.
'Shing steel! Holiest weapon!'
3:15
Siegfried, Brünnhilde, Vassals
18.
'Gunther, look to your wife there'
6:08
Siegfried
Scene 5
19.
'Dark, unholy powers lie here around me!'
3:20
Brünnhilde
20.
'Have trust in me, offended wife!'
2:55
Hagen, Brünnhilde
21.
'Can no weapon's point then pierce him?'
3:04
Hagen, Brünnhilde, Gunther
22.
'Deceived am I - and deceiver!'
2:15
Gunther, Hagen
23.
'He betrayed you'
3:10
Brünnhilde, Hagen, Gunther
24.
'Since this blow must be dealt her'
3:39
Hagen, Gunther, Brünnhilde
Total time: 78:58
COMPACT DISC FOUR
Act III
1.
Prelude
3:42
Orchestra
Scene 1
2.
'Fair sunlight, shine on us in splendour'
2:23
Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde
3.
'Fair sunlight, send to us the hero'
2:07
Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde
4.
'A goblin led me astray'
1:45
Siegfried, Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde
5.
'Siegfried, if we find your bear'
2:53
Woglinde, Siegfried, Wellgunde, Flosshilde
6.
'Why should I let them laugh and jeer?'
1:46
Siegfried, Flosshilde, Woglinde, Wellgunde
7.
'Siegfried! . . . Evil lies in that ring'
2:32
Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde, Siegfried
8.
'Siegfried! . . . Give heed to our words'
2:49
Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde, Siegfried
9.
'Come, sisters! Flee from this madman!'
4:20
Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde, Siegfried
Scene 2
10.
'Hoiho!'
2:14
Hagen, Vassals, Siegfried
11.
'You drove the game away from us'
2:56
Hagen, Siegfried
12.
'Drink, Gunther, drink'
3:03
Siegfried, Gunther, Hagen
13.
'Mime was a hideous dwarf' (Siegfried's Narration@
1:24
Siegfried
14.
'Now you must hear what happened next'
1:47
Siegfried, Hagen, Vassals
15.
'Ring and Tarnhelm - both I had found'
2:48
Siegfried, Hagen, Vassals
16.
'In grief I watched the branches above'
6:00
Siegfried, Hagen, Gunther, Vassals
Total time: 44:33
COMPACT DISC FIVE
1.
'Brünnhilde! Holiest bride!'
4:21
Siegfried
2.
Siegfried's Funeral March
8:01
Orchestra
Scene 3
3.
'Was that his horn?'
3:45
Gutrune
4.
'Ah, if Siegfried were back!'
3:21
Gutrune, Hagen, Gunther
5.
'Cast not the blame on me'
2:36
Gunther, Hagen
6.
'Peace with your cries of useless lament!'
2:05
Brünnhilde, Gutrune
7.
'Poor creature, peace!'
2:44
Brünnhilde, Gutrune
8.
'Sturdy branches, building his pyre'
2:57
(Brünnhilde's Immolation)
Brünnhilde
9.
'The sun in radiance shines from his eyes'
2:38
Brünnhilde
10.
'O you, you guardians'
4:26
Brünnhilde
11.
'My heritage I claim from the hero'
3:06
Brünnhilde
12.
'Fly home, you ravens!'
1:41
Brünnhilde
13.
'Grane, my horse!'
2:31
Brünnhilde
14.
'Give back the ring!'
5:27
Hagen
Total time: 49:40
Solo: Alberto Remedios tenor - Siegfried
Solo: Norman Welsby baritone - Gunther
Solo: Aage Haugland bass - Hagen
Solo: Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone - Alberich
Solo: Rita Hunter soprano - Brünnhilde
Solo: Margaret Curphey soprano - Gutrune
Solo: Katherine Pring mezzo-soprano - Waltraute
Norns
Solo: Anne Collins contralto - First Norn
Solo: Gillian Knight mezzo-soprano - Second Norn
Solo: Anne Evans soprano - Third Norn
Rhinemaidens
Solo: Valerie Masterson soprano - Woglinde
Solo: Shelagh Squires mezzo-soprano - Wellgunde
Solo: Helen Attfield contralto - Flosshilde
Chorus: Vassals and Women
Conductor: Reginald Goodall
live; 6, 13 & 27 August 1977




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Chandos Records
Chandos House
1 Commerce Park
Commerce Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 8HX
United Kingdom