Wagner: Die Meistersinger

COMPOSERS: Wagner
LABELS: Arthaus
ALBUM TITLE: Wagner
WORKS: Die Meistersinger
PERFORMER: Tozzi, Wiemann, Kloose; Hamburg State Opera/Ludwig; dir. Joachim Hess (TV production, 1970)
CATALOGUE NO: 101 273
This performance from Hamburg in 1970 has classic status, several of the singers being major Wagnerians otherwise not to be seen onstage. The whole production exudes nobility, despite fairly brief cuts in each Act. Michael Tanner

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