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Leonore Fidelio : op. 72 ; Ouvertüre Leonore I : op. 138
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827.
Uniform Title:
Fidelio (1805)
Publication Information:
Hamburg : Deutsche Grammophon, [1997]

Physical Description:
4 audio discs : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Operas, the 1st recorded primarily using the 1805 version, with Leonore overture no. 2, the 2nd with "Fidelio" overture and Leonore overture no. 3; the 3rd work is an independent overture not used with the opera.

Compact disc.

Durations: 139:00; 135:00; 9:09.

Program notes by John Eliot Gardiner, David Cairns, and Hans Schmidt, in English and German with French, Italian and Spanish translations, synopsis, and librettos, by Joseph Sonnleithner, with Stephan von Breuning (1st work) and Georg Friedrich Treitschke (2nd work), after Jean-Nicolas Bouilly, in German with English and French translations (337, 32 p. : ill.) included.
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Format :
Music CD