George London - Grosse Sänger Unseres Jahrhundert

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Label: ORFEO
Catalog: ORF-C220051
Format: COMPACT DISC

Stich-Randall, Teresa; Kraus, Richard; London, George; Weigert, Hermann; Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks; Bak, Valerie; Varnay, Astrid; Ilosvay, Mária von; Moralt, Rudolf

The present album is a re-release of Bavarian broadcast recordings of 1953-56 featuring legendary bass-baritone George London at the height of his career. Upon its initial release, the album received glowing reviews from critics and fans, and this now can be enjoyed by a new generation of listeners. “(The) collection is vintage London all the way“ (American Record Guide) “The extracts from Aida and Die Walküre with Astrid Varnay are electrifying“ (BBC Music Magazine) “This is a worthy representation of a singer whose career was ended too soon.“ (International Record Review)

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