Posts Tagged ‘Youtube’

14
Jun
2008

Klangvölle: Amazing Grace

in: Klangvölle

recorded 14th of June, 2008, Braun Professional Care with Timer, Motu Ultralight, Neumann KMS 105 Read the rest of this entry »

 
4
Apr
2008

Händel, “Lascia Ch’io Pianga Mia Cruda Sorte”- A Youtube Powered Guide to Classical Music

in: A Youtube powered Guide to Classical Music

Georg-Friedrich Händel,
Rinaldo, Act II, Scene 4

premiered 24th February, 1711 in London “Queen’s Theatre”
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31
Mar
2008

Mozart, “Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen” – A Youtube Powered Guide to Classical Music

in: A Youtube powered Guide to Classical Music

 

Stage setting for the SceneWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,

Die Zauberflöte, Act II, Scene 8, No. 14 Aria

premiered 30th September, 1791 in Vienna “Theater im Freihaus”

If operas only received their budget from the payments of their visitors instead of getting supported by governments they probably would just (need to) perform the “Zauberflôte” to cover their expenses. People just love this Singspiel  – and for good reason since it’s rally one of the most amazing operas. Mozart is a master of developing characters with and in his music. The most famous examples are the Arias of the Queen of the Night esp. “Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen”, Sarastros “In diesen heil’gen Hallen” and Papagenos “Der Vogelfänger bin ich” (just to mention a few).

So here are two version of the famous aria No. 14. Read the rest of this entry »

 
25
Feb
2008

Richard Wagner, “Isoldes Verklärung” from “Tristan & Isolde”

in: A Youtube powered Guide to Classical Music

Richard Wagner,
Tristan und Isolde, Act III

composed 1857-1859 premiered 10 June, 1865 in Munich Read the rest of this entry »