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Gisela Litz

voc, *1922 DE
Classical

Gisela Litz (born December 14, 1922) was a German contralto. She sang frequently at the Bayreuth Festival. A recording is available of her singing as one of the Rhinemaidens in Der Ring des Nibelungen conducted by Clemens Krauss in 1953.She sang the part of "Widow Bigbeck" in the recording of the Brecht/Weill opera Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny by the Norddeutscher Rundfunk orchestra and chorus.

     
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  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
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Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld) (Sung in German): Act II Scene 4: Galopp schliesset nun den Ball (Chorus) on Orphee aux enfers by Jacques Offenbach & Paul Burkhard
Der Vogelhändler: Schenkt man sich Rosen in Tirol (Kurfürstin, Adam, Chor) - 1987 Remaster on 100 Best Operetta by Various Artists
Der Vogelhändler, Erster Akt: Ich bin die Christel von der Post (Christel) - 1988 Remaster on 100 Best Operetta by Various Artists
Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld) (Sung in German): Act I Scene 1: Hort, Aristeus bin ich, der seine Lammer weidet (Aristeus) on Orphee aux enfers by Jacques Offenbach & Paul Burkhard
Die Zauberflöte, K. 620: Act II: Finale: Bald prangt, den Morgen zu verkunden - Der, welcher wandert - Papagena! Papagena! Papagena! - Nur stille! Stille! Stille Stille! on Mozart, W.A.: Magic Flute [Opera] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Joseph Keilberth
Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld) (Sung in German): Overture on Orphee aux enfers by Jacques Offenbach & Paul Burkhard
Das Rheingold, WWV 86A, Scene 1: Weia! Waga! Woge du Welle! (Remastered 2021) [Live] on Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen, WWV 86 [Live] by Richard Wagner, Hans Hotter, Martha Mödl, Wolfgang Windgassen, Bayreuth Festival Orchestra & Joseph Keilberth
Das Rheingold, WWV 86a, Scene 1: Scene 1: Weia! Waga! Woge, du Welle! (Woglinde, Wellgunde, Flosshilde, Alberich) on Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen, WWV 86 by Richard Wagner, Josef Greindl, Ludwig Weber, Maria von Ilosvay, Hans Hotter & Clemens Krauss
Das Rheingold, WWV 86A, Scene 1: He he! Ihr Nicker! (Remastered 2021) [Live] on Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen, WWV 86 [Live] by Richard Wagner, Hans Hotter, Martha Mödl, Wolfgang Windgassen, Bayreuth Festival Orchestra & Joseph Keilberth
Die Zauberflöte, K. 620: Act II: Terzett: Seid uns zum zweiten Mal willkommen (Drei Knaben) on Mozart, W.A.: Magic Flute [Opera] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Joseph Keilberth

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Der Wildschütz (Grosser Querschnitt)Albert Lortzing - Gisela Litz, Anneliese Rothenberger, Lotte Schädle, Fritz Ollendorff, Hermann Prey, Fritz Wunderlich, Chor Der Bayerischen Staatsoper Und Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Robert Heger2013Album
Missae Breves Komplett / CompleteJohann Sebastian Bach / Elly Ameling, Agnes Giebel, Birgit Finnilä, Gisela Litz, Hermann Prey, Theo Altmeyer, William Reimer, Helmut Winschermann, Kurt Redel2013Album
Der WildschützAlbert Lortzing - Gisela Litz, Anneliese Rothenberger, Lotte Schädle, Fritz Ollendorff, Hermann Prey, Fritz Wunderlich, Chor Der Bayerischen Staatsoper Und Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Robert Heger2013Album
Die WalküreRichard Wagner, Ramón Vinay, Astrid Varnay, Hans Hotter, Regina Resnik, Josef Greindl, Ira Malaniuk, Brünnhild Friedland, Bruni Falcon, Liselotte Thomamüller, Maria von Ilosvay, Gisela Litz, Sibylla Plate, Erika Schubert, Lise Sorrell1993Album
Der WaffenschmiedAlbert Lortzing, Gisela Litz, Lotte Schädle, Kurt Böhme, Fritz Ollendorff, Hermann Pery, Gerhard Unger, Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Fritz Lehan, Franz Klarwein, Otto Dechantsereiter1990Album
GötterdämmerungRichard Wagner, Astrid Varnay, Wolfgang Windgassen, Hermann Uhde, Gustav Neidlinger, Ira Malaniuk, Erika Zimmermann, Hetty Plümacher, Gisela Litz, Maria von Ilosvay, Regina Resnik, Natalie Hinsch-Grondahl, Clemens Krauss1981Album
Die WalküreRichard Wagner, Ramón Vinay, Astrid Varnay, Hans Hotter, Regina Resnik, Josef Greindl, Ira Malaniuk, Brünnhild Friedland, Bruni Falcon, Liselotte Thomamüller, Maria von Ilosvay, Gisela Litz, Sibylla Plate, Erika Schubert, Lise Sorrell1981Album
Heitere Oper - Die Lustigen Weiber Von WindsorOtto Nicolai, Ruth-Margret Pütz, Gisela Litz, Gottlob Frick, Fritz Wunderlich, Ernst Gutstein, Chor Der Bayerischen Staatsoper Und Bayerisches Staatsorchester Dirigent: Robert Heger1970Album
Hänsel Und Gretel (Ausschnitte)Engelbert Humperdinck - Münchner Philharmoniker, Rita Streich, Elisabeth Lindermeier, Gisela Litz1962Single
Hänsel Und GretelElisabeth Lindermeier / Rita Streich / Gisela Litz - Engelbert HumperdinckSingle
Die Lustigen Weiber Von Windsor (Großer Querschnitt)Otto Nicolai − Gottlob Frick • Fritz Wunderlich • Ernst Gutstein • Ruth-Margret Pütz • Gisela Litz • Chor Der Bayerischen Staatsoper, Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Robert HegerAlbum
Die Lustigen Weiber Von Windsor - GesamtaufnahmeOtto Nicolai, Gottlob Frick, Ernst Gutstein, Kieth Engen, Fritz Wunderlich, Ruth-Margret Pütz, Gisela Litz, Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Robert HegerAlbum
Cantate N°11 Oratorio De L'Ascension - Cantate N°65 Pour La Fête De L'ÉpiphanieJohann Sebastian Bach, Rosl Schwaiger, Gisela Litz, Theo Altmeyer, Franz Crass, Stuttgarter Bach-Chor, Badische Staatskapelle, Marcel CouraudAlbum
Eugen OneginPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Rudolf Schock, Sena Jurinac, Gisela Litz, Gottlob Frick, Hugo Hasslo, NDR Chor Und NDR Sinfonieorchester, Wilhelm SchüchterAlbum
Eine Nacht In VenedigRita Streich • Anneliese Rothenberger • Christine Görner • Gisela Litz • Nicolai Gedda • Cesare Curzi • Hans Günther Grimm • Hermann Prey • Franz Allers • Johann Strauss Jr.Album
Hänsel Und GretelEngelbert Humperdinck - Rita Streich, Elisabeth Lindermeier, Gisela Litz, Marianne Schech, Horst GünterSingle
Frau Luna • Lysistrata • Im Reiche Des IndraPaul Lincke, Erika Köth, Gisela Litz, Ursula Reichart, Harry Friedauer, Heinz HoppeCompil.
Der Bettelstudent Großer QuerschittCarl Millöcker, Rita Streich, Nicolai Gedda, Renate Holm, Gisela Litz, Gerhard Unger, Hermann PreyAlbum
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