Wilhelm Furtwängler
Coro e Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala Milano
2 April 1950
Teatro alla Scala Milano
Recording Type
  live  studio
  live compilation  live and studio
SiegfriedMax Lorenz
BrünnhildeKirsten Flagstad
GuntherJosef Herrmann
GutruneHilde Konetzni
AlberichAlois Pernerstorfer
HagenLudwig Weber
WaltrauteElisabeth Höngen
WoglindeMagda Gabory
WellgundeMargareta Kenney
FloßhildeSieglinde Wagner
1. NornMargret Weth-Falke
2. NornMargareta Kenney
3. NornHilde Konetzni
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Broadcast (Rete Rossa)
A production by Otto Erhardt
Furtwängler conducted three complete Ring cycles at the Scala in 1950. Two of them were recorded by RAI for broadcast. The one broadcasted by Rete Azzura were discovered in 1983 and is complete. From the Rete Rossa broadcast only Götterdämmerung and the end of Siegfried have seem to have survived.

First Ring cycle
2.3.1950 (Das Rheingold)
9.3.1950 (Die Walküre)
22.3.1950 (Siegfried)
2.4.1950 (Götterdämmerung)

Second Ring cycle
4.3.1950 (Das Rheingold)
13.3.1950 (Die Walküre)
24.3.1950 (Siegfried)
4.4.1950 (Götterdämmerung)

Third Ring cycle
11.3.1950 (Das Rheingold)
16.3.1950 (Die Walküre)
26.3.1950 (Siegfried)
6.4.1950 (Götterdämmerung)