Die Walküre

Wilhelm Furtwängler
Wiener Philharmoniker
Date/Location
28 September – 6 October 1954
Musikvereinsaal Wien
Recording Type
  live  studio
  live compilation  live and studio
Cast
SiegmundLudwig Suthaus
HundingGottlob Frick
WotanFerdinand Frantz
SieglindeLeonie Rysanek
BrünnhildeMartha Mödl
FrickaMargarete Klose
HelmwigeErika Köth
GerhildeGerda Scheyrer
OrtlindeJudith Hellwig
WaltrauteDagmar Schmedes
SiegruneHertha Töpper
GrimgerdeJohanna Blatter
SchwertleiteRuth Siewert
RoßweißeDagmar Hermann
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Rating
(10/10)
User Rating
(5/5)
Media Type/Label
EMI, HMV, Seraphim, RCA, Melodia
EMI, Naxos, Membran, Urania, Zyx, Pristine, Line
EMI, Warner
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Technical Specifications
414 kbit/s VBR, 44.1 kHz, 697 MByte (flac)
1.6 Mbit/s VBR, 96.0 kHz, 2.7 GByte (SACD flac)
Remarks
This recording should have been the first part of a projected complete Ring cycle. However Furtwängler died six weeks after the final recording session.
Furtwängler’s last recording