Das Rheingold  
   
 RICHARD WAGNER
  Scene One  
1 I Prelude 3:55
2 II Weia! Waft your waves, ye waters! 2:31
3 III Loathsomely smooth slithery slime! 5:26
4 IV Wallala! Lalaleia! 2:37
5 V Look, sisters! 6:25
6 VI The world's wealth could I win myself through you? 5:39
   
  Scene Two  
7 I Wotan, husband! Awake! 9:28
8 II Gently you closed your eyes in sleep 7:57
9 III To me, Freia! Let her be, rascal 5:59
10 IV In vain I searched, and now see full well 6:50
11 V A magic spell turns the gold into a ring 3:20
12 VI Hear, Wotan, what we have at last to say! 2:35
13 VII On what does Wotan brood so darkly? 4:51
14 VIII Come, Loge, come down with me! 4:48
   
  Scene Three  
15 I See, you scroundrel! 2:44
16 II Here is Nibelheim: through the pale mist 4:29
17 III Beware! 7:41
18 IV Enough, blasphemous fool! - What did he say? 4:48
19 V Oh! Oh! Ha ha ha! Terrible serpent 6:00
   
  Scene Four  
20 I Sit tight there, kinsman! 4:45
21 II I have paid: now let me depart 5:53
22 III Am I free now? Truly free? 3:45
23 IV From afar Fasolt and Fafner are approaching 5:06
24 V These poles we've planted 6:10
25 VI Yield, Wotan, yield! 5:39
26 VII Listen, you giants! Come back and wait 6:49
27 VIII A sultry haze hangs in the air 4:14
28 IX The sun's eye sheds its evening beams 4:06
29 X Rhinegold! Rhinegold! Purest gold! 3:12
   
   
 Rene Pape - (bass)
 Alexey Markov - (baritone)
 Sergei Semishkur - (tenor)
 Stephan Rugamer - (tenor)
 Ekaterina Gubanova - (mezzo-soprano)
 Viktoria Yastrebova - (soprano)
 Zlata Bulycheva - (mezzo-soprano)
 Nikolai Putilin - (baritone)
 Andrei Popov - (tenor)
 Evgeny Nikitin - (bass-baritone)
 Mikhail Petrenko - (bass)
 Zhanna Dombrovskaya - (soprano)
 Irina Vasilieva - (soprano)
 Ekaterina Sergeeva - (mezzo-soprano)
 Valery Gergiev