Wagner: Das Rheingold - Bailey, Howard, Belcourt, Hammond-Stroud, Grant, Woolam, McDonall, Walker, Collins; Goodall. London, 1973
Listen to a Sample:
- Don't be scared away by the fact that this performance of Das Rheingold is on three CDs. Reginald Goodall works his magic, suspending time and space, while giving the listener a chance to luxuriate in the details of Wagner's score without ever feeling like inertia might set in.
- Norman Bailey is superb as the head god.
- In fact, there isn't a singer in the group who is anything less than world class, right down the the Rhinemaidens.
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