Dreams

November 3, 2018, 4:30 pm

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Lost in their dreams are Kirsten Flagstad, Jussi Björling, Renée Fleming, Jonas Kaufmann, and more.

Music

“Liebestraum” by Franz Liszt
Alexis Weissenberg, piano
(Paris 1979. EMI CDM 7691142)

“Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair” by Stephen Foster
Jussi Björling, tenor; Frederick Schauwecker, piano
(Carnegie Hall 1955. RCA 82876‐53231‐2)

“En drøm” by Edvard Grieg
Kirsten Flagstad, soprano; Philharmonia Orchestra; Warwick Braithwaite, conductor
(London 1948. TESTAMENT SBT 1268)

“Chi il bel sogno di Doretta” from La rondine by Giacomo Puccini
Renée Fleming, soprano; English Chamber Orchestra; Jeffrey Tate, conductor
(London 1997. LONDON 289 458 858‐2)

“I Have Dreamed” from The King and I by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein
Peabo Bryson, singer; Lea Salonga, singer; Hollywood Bowl Orchestra; John Mauceri, conductor
(Hollywood 1992. PHILIPS 438 007‐2)

“Im traum hast du mir alles erlaubt” from Liebeskommando by Robert Stolz
Jonas Kaufmann, tenor; Radio Symphony Orchestra of Berlin; Jochen Rieder, conductor
(Berlin 2014. SONY 88843 08771 2)

“I Wanna Be a Producer” from The Producers by Mel Brooks
Matthew Broderick with Chorus and Orchestra; Patrick Brady, conductor
(New York 2001. SONY SK 89646)