The present production, Realised by the WDR in 1952, forms of early high point within Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau’s decade-long confrontation with the winter travel . Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau presented ten interpretations of the song cycle between 1948 and 1990, and all of them CLEARLY distinguish Themselves from the other recordings Which Appeared have up until today. WDR The production of 1952 with Hermann Reutter as accompanist is not only a valid announcement of the two Likewise successful if controversial recordings of 1955 (with Gerald Moore at the piano) and 1966 (with Jörg Demus). So it emphatically points forward towards Fischer-Dieskau’s future position as the most important German carol singer of the twentieth century. With the winter travel, audite Continues its series of "Legendary Recordings" with historical recordings. Please find more details and information on the works issued here .
"...he quality of the re-mastering is excellent, the singing a pleasure..."
Alan Swanson - Fanfare - January/February 2008