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 Sachs Herbert Janssen
Veit Pogner Emanuel List
Kunz Vogelgesang Morton Bowe
Konrad Nachtigall Hugh Thompson
Sixtus Beckmesser Gerhard Pechner
Fritz Kothner Mack Harrell
Balthasar Zorn Richard Manning
Ulrich Eißlinger Karl Laufkoetter
Augustin Moser Lodovico Oliviero
Hermann Ortel Osie Hawkins
Hans Schwartz John Gurney
Hans Foltz Lorenzo Alvary
Walther von Stolzing Charles Kullmann
David John Garris
Eva Eleanor Steber
Magdalene Kerstin Thorborg
Ein Nachtwächter Louis D’Angelo
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Reviews
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Rating
(7/10)
User Rating
(4.5/5)
Media Type/Label
OOA 663
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.