RICHARD WAGNER
 Die Walküre  
  Act One  
1 I Prelude and Scene One 4:04
2 II Whoever's fireplace this may be 9:08
3 III A luckless man you have been tending 3:33
  Scene Two:  
4 IV I found this man exhausted 5:17
5 V I don't call myself 'Peaceful' 6:36
6 VI She who granted you a wretched fate 4:13
7 VII I know of a savage family 5:33
  Scene Three:  
8 VIII My father promised me a sword 6:33
9 IX Are you asleep, guest? 7:03
10 X Wintry storms have vanished before Maytime 3:05
11 XI You are the spring 2:15
12 XII O sweetest bliss 6:37
13 XIII Siegmund I am called 3:51
   
  Act Two  
  Prelude and Scene One:  
14 I Now bridle your horse 2:38
15 II Hoyotoho! 2:20
16 III The old storm, the old trouble! 3:48
17 IV Today - you have seen it happen 4:07
18 V You have never learned 6:09
19 VI What are you asking for? 2:31
20 VII Your eternal wife's sacred honour 3:34
  Scene Two:  
21 VIII Badly, I'm afraid 10:16
22 IX It is something else. Listen carefully 5:45
23 X Then will you deprive Siegmund of victory? 3:34
24 XI Then take my blessing, Nibelung's son 5:42
   
  Act Two (conclusion)  
25 XII My load of armour weighs heavy on me 2:28
  Scene Three:  
26 XIII Do stop here, and take a rest 8:56
27 XIV Where are you, Siegmund? 3:49
  Scene Four:  
28 XV Siegmund, look at me 10:55
29 XVI You have seen the Valkyrie's searing glance 4:27
30 XVII So young and fair and dazzling you look 4:58
  Scene Five:  
31 XVIII Deep as a speel sleep subdues 3:01
32 XIX He who calls me 3:36
33 XX Quick, to my horse, and I will save you 3:31
   
  Act Three  
  Prelude and Scene One:  
34 I Hoyotoho, hoyotoho! 2:26
35 II Put your stallion next to Ortlinde's mare 5:37
36 III Give me protection and help in my great distress 3:39
37 IV Do not plague yourself with worry about me 6:53
  Scene Two:  
38 V Where is Brünnhilde 4:58
39 VI Here I am, father 8:50
  Scene Three:  
40 VII Was it so shameful 10:11
41 VIII So you did what I wanted so much to do 8:47
42 IX Girl, do not try 4:53
43 X Farewell, you hold, wonderful child! 4:44
44 XI That bright pair of eyes 7:34
45 XII Loge, listen! Harken here! 4:11
   
   
 Jonas Kaufmann - 'Siegmund'
 Mikhail Petrenko - 'Hunding'
 Rene Pape - 'Wotan'
 Anja Kampe - 'Sieglinde'
 Nina Stemme - 'Brünnhilde'
 Ekaterina Gubanova - 'Fricka'
 Zhanna Dombrovskaya - 'Gerhilde'
 Irina Vasilieva - 'Ortlinde'
 Natalia Evstafieva - 'Waltraute'
 Lyudmila Kanunnikova - 'Schwertleite'
 Tatiana Kravtsova - 'Helmwige'
 Ekaterina Sergeeva - 'Siegrune'
 Anna Kiknadze - 'Grimgerde'
 Elena Vitman - 'Roßweiße'
 Valery Gergiev
   
   
  Recorded 24-27 June 2011, 16-19 February & 10-12 April 2012