OTTO NICOLAI
1  Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor (The Merry Wives of Windsor) 08:34
 Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
 Bernhard Klee Conductor
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
2  Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman) 03:36
 Berlin Deutsches Staatopera Chorus Choir
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 GAETANO DONIZETTI
3  L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love) 04:06
 Armin Ude Soloist
 Hans Vonk Conductor
     
 CHRISTOPH WILLIBALD GLUCK
4  Orfeo ed Euridice 04:38
 Grace Bumbry Soloist
 Vaclav Neumann Conductor
     
 PIETRO MASCAGNI
5  Cavalleria rusticana 07:06
 Berlin Deutsches Staatopera Chorus Choir
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
6  Tannhauser 05:02
 Siegfried Lorenz Soloist
 Heinz Fricke Conductor
     
 GEORGES BIZET
7  Carmen 03:46
 Sona Cervana Soloist
 Herbert Kegel Conductor
     
 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
8  Don Giovanni, K. 527 01:22
 Hermann Prey Soloist
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 EMIL NIKOLAUS VON REZNICEK
9  Donna Diana 04:16
 Uppsala Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
 Herbert Kegel Conductor
     
 GIOACHINO ROSSINI
10  Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville) 05:04
 Siegfried Lorenz Soloist
 Heinz Fricke Conductor
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
11  Tannhauser 06:34
 Berlin Deutsches Staatopera Chorus Choir
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 CHARLES-FRANCOIS GOUNOD
12  Faust 08:54
 Sylvia Geszty Soloist
 Kurt Masur Conductor
     
 GEORGES BIZET
13  Les pecheurs de perles (The Pearl Fishers) 06:37
 Armin Ude Soloist
 Andreas Scheibner Soloist
 Hans Vonk Conductor
     
 GIACOMO PUCCINI
14  Turandot 03:09
 Martin Ritzmann Soloist
 Heinz Fricke Conductor
     
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
15  Nabucco 04:21
 Berlin Deutsches Staatopera Chorus Choir
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
     
     
 BEDRICH SMETANA
1  Prodana nevesta (The Bartered Bride) 06:24
 Dresden Staatskapelle Orchestra
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
2  Rigoletto 02:17
 Anton de Ridder Soloist
 Robert Hanell Conductor
     
 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
3  Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492 03:27
 Hilde Guden Soloist
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 OTTO NICOLAI
4  Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor (The Merry Wives of Windsor) 03:50
 Berlin Deutsches Staatopera Chorus Choir
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
5  Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (The Mastersingers of Nuremberg) 06:16
 Theo Adam Soloist
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 GIACOMO PUCCINI
6  Turandot 02:13
 Elisabeth Breul Soloist
 Rolf Kleinert Conductor
     
 RICHARD STRAUSS
7  Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59, TrV 227 11:35
 Lisa Della Casa Soloist
 Anneliese Rothenberger Soloist
 Rudolf Neuhaus Conductor
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
8  Lohengrin 04:38
 Berlin Deutsches Staatopera Chorus Choir
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
9  Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492 03:40
 Hermann Prey Soloist
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 GIOACHINO ROSSINI
10  Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture 07:21
 Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
11  Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 02:37
 Harald Neukirch Soloist
 Heinz Fricke Conductor
     
 GAETANO DONIZETTI
12  Lucia di Lammermoor 15:59
 Venceslava Hruba-Freiburger Soloist
 Johannes Winkler Conductor
     
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
13  Aida 07:52
 Leipzig Radio Chorus Choir
 Giuseppe Patane Conductor
     
     
     
 ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK
1  Hansel und Gretel 07:48
 Dresden Staatskapelle Orchestra
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
2  Fidelio, Op. 72 06:48
 Berlin State Opera Chorus Choir
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
3  Don Giovanni, K. 527 05:15
 Peter Schreier Soloist
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
4  Die Walkure 15:12
 Theo Adam Soloist
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
5  Un ballo in maschera* 01:44
 Sylvia Geszty Soloist
 Kurt Masur Conductor
     
 GIACOMO PUCCINI
6  Tosca 03:00
 Martin Ritzmann Soloist
 Heinz Fricke Conductor
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
7  Tannhauser 06:21
 Berlin Deutsches Staatopera Chorus Choir
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 GEORGES BIZET
8  Carmen 04:29
 Ute Trekel-Burckhardt Soloist
 Peter-Jurgen Schmidt Soloist
 Siegfried Kurz Conductor
     
 RICHARD STRAUSS
9  Salome, Op. 54, TrV 215 08:31
 Dresden Staatskapelle Orchestra
 Otmar Suitner Conductor
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
10  Tristan und Isolde 07:30
 Hannelore Kuhse Soloist
 Kurt Masur Conductor
     
 RICHARD STRAUSS
11  Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59, TrV 227 07:26
 Lisa Della Casa Soloist
 Anneliese Rothenberger Soloist
 Rudolf Neuhaus Conductor