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Melchior & Flagstad in Copenhagen

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Melchior & Flagstad in Copenhagen

Lauritz Melchior sings Danish Songs

Kirsten Flagstad sings songs by Grieg

Lauritz Melchior

1-8 recorded Copenhagen, September 15, 1939
9-10 recorded New York, May 16, 1941

[1] Henrik Rung/Hans Andersen
Hvor Nilen vender (Where the Nile waters) 3:18
Herman D. Koppel, piano and chorus
OCS1521-1 HMV DA5211 Victor2191

[2] Peter Erasmus Lange-Müller/Thor Lange (from German)
I Wurzburg ringe de Klokker til Fest (Holiday bells are ringing in Wurzburg)
1:53
Herman D. Koppel, piano
OCS1522-1 HMV DA 5211 Victor 2191

[3] Georg Rygaard/Axel Juel
Flaget (The Flag) 2:39
Members of the Royal Danish Orchestra
Johan Hye-Knudsen, conductor
OCS1523-1 HMV DA 5212 Victor 2192

[4] Georg Rygaard/Axel Juel
Danmark (Denmark) 2:56
Members of the Royal Danish Orchestra
Johan Hye-Knudsen, conductor
OCS1524-1 HMV DA 5212 Victor 2192

[5] Emil Hornemann/Adolf Recke
Kongernes Konge (Thou King of Kings) 2:40
Members of the Royal Danish Orchestra
Johan Hye-Knudsen, conductor
OCS1525-1 HMV DA 5213 Victor 2193

[6] Hans Ernst Krøyer/Adam Oehlenschlager
Der er et yndigt Land (There is a lovely land) 2:52
Danish National Anthem
Members of the Royal Danish Orchestra
Johan Hye-Knudsen, conductor
OCS1526-1 HMV DA 5213 Victor 2193

[7] Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann/Christian Winther
Flyv, Fugl, flyv (Fly, bird, fly) 3:51
Studentersangforeningen\'s Chorus (on the occasion of the glee club\'s 100th anniversary)
Johan Hye-Knudsen, conductor
2CS1527-1 HMV DB 5233 Victor 18078

[8] Peter Erasmus Lange-Muller/Holger Drachmann
Der var engang: Serenade (Once upon a time: Serenade) 4:06
Studentersangforeningen\'s Chorus (on the occasion of the glee club\'s 100th anniversary)
Johan Hye-Knudsen, conductor
2CS 1528-1 HMV DB 5233 Victor 18078

[9] a. Fini Henriques/Ellen Reumert
Foraarssang (Spring Song) 1:17
b. Peter Heise/William Shakespeare/Edvard Lembcke
Twelfth Night Act 5: Dengang jeg var kun saa stor som saa (When that I was and a little tiny boy) 3:03
Ignace Strasfogel, piano
BS065620 Victor 2189

[10] Peter Heise/Emil Aarestrup
Skovensomhed (Alone in the Woods) 3:32
Ignace Strasfogel, piano BSO 65619-1 Victor 2189

Kirsten Flagstad

11-13, 15-18 and 20 recorded Copenhagen, July 23 and 25, 1936
14 and 19 recorded New York April 1, 1936 All with Edwin McArthur, piano

[11] Edvard Grieg/Otto Benzon
Der gynger en Baad på bølge
(The boat rocks on the waves) Op. 69, No. 1 3:07
OCS393-1 HMV DA 1515 Victor 1813

[12] Edvard Grieg/John Paulsen
Et Haab (Hope) Op. 26, No. 1 2:22
OCS395- 1 HMV DA 1516 Victor 1816

[13] Edvard Grieg/Otto Benzon
Lys Nat (Summer Night) Op. 70, No. 3 2:42
OCS392-1 HMV DA 1515 Victor 1814

[14] Edvard Grieg/Hans Andersen
Jeg elsker dig (I love you) Op. 5, No. 3 3:17
BS101163-1 HMV DA 1520

[15] Edvard Grieg/Hans Andersen
Jeg elsker dig (I love you) (in German) 3:08
OCS390-1 HMV DA 1505 Victor 1804

[16] Edvard Grieg/Henrik Ibsen
En Svane (A Swan) Op. 25, No. 2 (in German) 2:53
OCS377-1 HMV DA 1513 Victor 1814

[17] Edvard Grieg/Vilhelm Krag
Mens jeg venter (While I wait) (also: In the boat)
Op. 60, No. 3 (in German) 3:02
OCS378-1 HMV DA 1513 Victor 1813

[18] Edvard Grieg/Friedrich von Bodenstedt
En drøm (A dream) Op. 48, No. 6 (in German) 2:34
OCS391-1 HMV DA 1505 Victor 1804

[19] Agathe Backer Grøndahl /Andreas Grimelund
Jynge Mot Kveld (Eventide) Op. 42 No. 7 3:01
BS 101164- 1 HMV DA 1520

[20] Eyvind Alnæs/Viggo Stuckenberg
Lykken mellem to mennesker (Happiness between two people) Op. 26, No.1 2:59
OCS394-1 HMV DA 1516 Victor 1816

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