Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

George Szell
New York Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra
Date/Location
10 February 1945
Metropolitan Opera House New York
Recording Type
  live  studio
  live compilation  live and studio
Cast
Hans SachsHerbert Janssen
Veit PognerEmanuel List
Kunz VogelgesangMorton Bowe
Konrad NachtigallHugh Thompson
Sixtus BeckmesserGerhard Pechner
Fritz KothnerMack Harrell
Balthasar ZornRichard Manning
Ulrich EißlingerKarl Laufkoetter
Augustin MoserLodovico Oliviero
Hermann OrtelOsie Hawkins
Hans SchwartzJohn Gurney
Hans FoltzLorenzo Alvary
Walther von StolzingCharles Kullmann
DavidJohn Garris
EvaEleanor Steber
MagdaleneKerstin Thorborg
Ein NachtwächterLouis D’Angelo
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Rating
(7/10)
User Rating
(4/5)
Media Type/Label
OOA 663
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Technical Specifications
112 kbit/s CBR, 44.1 kHz, 150 MByte (MP3)
Remarks
Matinee broadcast
A production by Wilhelm von Wymetal (1923)
Besides the usual cuts the first 30 minutes of act 1 are missing, strangely the performance started at 1:30 the broadcast at 2:00 pm and the last six minutes were preempted for a war announcement.