Friday, April 9, 2010

Christa Ludwig--New post!

The amazing Christa Ludwig sings Beethoven's Leonora in Fidelio (no date given):

Brahms "Sapphische Ode", introduced by legendary accompanist Gerald Moore, 1962:

"I am easily assimilated" from Candide, with Lenny conducting!

Wikipedia bio-blurb

1 comment:

Lucy said...

Thank you, thank you, thank you! (Once for each clip!) Leonore and the Old Lady are two of the reasons I adore Christa Ludwig... and I had actually never heard her doing "Sappische Ode" before. Just unbelievably gorgeous.