Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Wilhelm Furtwängler
Chor und Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele
Date/Location
15 July 1943
Festspielhaus Bayreuth
Recording Type
  live  studio
  live compilation  live and studio
Cast
Hans SachsJaro Prohaska
Veit PognerJosef Greindl
Kunz VogelgesangBenno Arnold
Konrad NachtigallHelmut Fehn
Sixtus BeckmesserEugen Fuchs
Fritz KothnerFritz Krenn
Balthasar ZornGerhard Witting
Ulrich EißlingerGustav Rödin
Augustin MoserKarl Krollmann
Hermann OrtelHerbert Gosebruch
Hans SchwartzFranz Sauer
Hans FoltzAlfred Dome
Walther von StolzingMax Lorenz
DavidErich Zimmermann
EvaMaria Müller
MagdaleneCamilla Kallab
Ein NachtwächterErich Pina
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Rating
(9/10)
User Rating
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Media Type/Label
EMI, Foyer, UORC, EA
Laudis, Dante, Grammofono 2000, M&A, Walhall Eternity, Line, Opera d’Oro, OOA, TOL
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Technical Specifications
692 kbit/s VBR, 44.1 kHz, 1.10 GByte (flac)
Remarks
From the Bayreuther Festspiele
A production by Wieland Wagner
Furtwängler conducted Die Meistersinger on 15, 18, 21 and 25 July 1943, the other 12 performances were conducted by Hermann Abendroth
Missing are act 1 scene 3 and the quintet of act 3