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Johann Strauss II: Ritter Pásmán
C 200062 (Orfeo Internatonal, CD, 2 discs)
NEW RELEASE (7 May 2021)
Playing time: 65'03"/68'08" - TT 133'11"
Tracks: 21 + 17
Booklet pages: 24
℗ 2021 Orfeo International Music GmbH
© 1975 Österreichischer Rundfunk, 2021 Orfeo International Music GmbH
Main country of recording: Austria
Country of manufacture: Germany
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Johann Strauss II: Ritter Pásmán published on 29 May 2021
Eberhard Waechter, Josef Hopferwieser, Sona Ghazarian, Trudeliese Schmidt, Artur Korn, Horst Witsche, Axelle Gall, Peter Drahosch
ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
Heinz Wallberg, conductor
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra (Complete Ballet Music, CD2 tracks 15-17)
Alfred Walter, conductor (Complete Ballet Music, CD2 tracks 15-17)
Johann Strauss II:
Ritter Pásmán - comic opera in three acts, Op 44 (1892), to a libretto by Ludwig von Dóczi after the novel Pásmán lovag by János Arany
Recorded live on 27 October 1975 in the Musikverein, Vienna, Austria