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4. Um Mitternacht
5. Liebst du um Schönheit

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Ayelet Amots-Avramson, Jonathan Zak Romeo 7288 review
Janina Baechle, Markus Hadulla Marsyas MAR18092 review
Janet Baker, New PO/Sir John Barbirolli EMI 2080872 review
EMI 5669812 review
EMI 6089852 review
Janet Baker, Halle O/Sir John Barbirolli EMI 2080872 review
(3) Janet Baker, Halle O/Sir John Barbirolli EMI 5750692 review
Karla Bytnarová, Brno PO/Martin Turnovský Arco Diva UP01082131 review
Alice Coote, Netherlands PO/Marc Albrecht Pentatone PTC5186576 review
Brigitte Fassbaender, Deutsches SO/Ricardo Chailly Decca 4257902 review
(2,4) Kathleen Ferrier, Vienna PO/Bruno Walter ASV AJA5536 review
Decca 4665762 review
Decca 4756291 review
Naxos 8.110871 review
(1,4,5) Kathleen Ferrier, Vienna PO/Bruno Walter Regis RRC1153 review
(1-4) Bernarda Fink, Anthony Spiri, Tonkünstler O Niederösterreich/Andrés Orozco-Estrada Harmonia Mundi HMC902173 review
(1-4) Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Berlin PO/Karl Böhm DG 4775556 review
(3) Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Berlin PO/Karl Böhm DG 4767111 review
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Daniel Barenboim EMI 5675562 review
Maureen Forrester, RIAS Berlin/Ferenc Fricsay DG 4743832 review
Christian Gerhaher, Montréal SO/Kent Nagano Sony 88883 701332 review
Susan Graham, San Francisco SO/Michael Tilson-Thomas SFS 82193600362 review
(5) Susan Graham, Macolm Martineau Erato 2564 602932 review
Thomas Hampson, Vienna PO/Leonard Bernstein DG 4775181 review
Hermine Haselböck, Russell Ryan Bridge 9341 review
Marilyn Horne, Los Angeles PO/Zubin Mehta Eloquence 4428287 review
(1-3,5) Katarina Karnéus, Roger Vignoles EMI 5731682 review
Katarina Karnéus, Gothenburg SO/Susanna Mälkki BIS BISSACD1600 review
Magdalena Kožená, Berlin PO/Sir Simon Rattle DG 4790065 review
Magdalena Kožená, Lucerne Fest O/Claudio Abbado Euroarts 2058574 review
Euroarts 2057988 review
Siegfried Lorenz, Berliner SO/Günther Herbig Berlin Classics 0300922BC review review
(2-4) Christa Ludwig, Geoffrey Parsons BBC Legends BBCL41072 review review
(2-4) Christa Ludwig, Philharmonia O/Otto Klemperer EMI 2483982 review
EMI 3615942 review
(3) Christa Ludwig, Gerald Moore EMI 5176082 review
(3,4) Christa Ludwig, Charles Spencer RCA 74321 845972 review
Gerhild Romberger, Alfredo Perl MDG 90319726 review
Andreas Schmidt, Cincinnati SO/Jesús López-Cobos Telarc CD80269 review
Bo Skovhus, Stefan Vladar Preiser PR90807 review
Frederica von Stade, London PO/Andrew Davis
Sony SBK53518
Arkiv 78517 review
(3,4) Christianne Stotijn, Julius Drake Onyx 4014 review
(3) Kerstin Thorborg, Vienna PO/Bruno Walter Naxos 8.110850 review
(3, arr. Gottwald) Chœur de Chambre Accentus/Laurence Equilbey Naive V4965 review
Naive V5039 review
(3, arr. Gottwald) SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart/Marcus Creed Carus 83181 review
(3, arr. Gottwald) KammerChor Saarbrücken/ Georg Grün Carus 83182 review
(3, trans. Meinders) Frédéric Meinders (piano) Danacord DACOCD0671 review
(3, transcr. for cello) Sonia Wieder-Atherton (cello) Sinfonia Varsovia/Christophe Mangou Naive V5178 review

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