The Vocal Scene with George Jellinek: Songs at Twilight

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Summer sunset

In this episode, which originally aired in 1981, George Jellinek explores songs that evoke the fading hours of day. Performers include Jose van, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Janet Baker and Hermann Prey.

Program Details:

Wagner:  Tannhauser: Song to the Evening Star
                Hakan Hakegaard
 
Schubert:  Abendstern
                Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
 
R. Strauss:  Traum durch die Dammerung
                Ben Weikl
 
Schumann:  Zwielicht
                Janet Baker
 
Schubert:  Die Stadt
                Hermann Prey
 
R. Strauss:  Im Abendrot
                Janowitz
 
Verdi:  Il Tramonto
                Clara Takacs
 
Tchaikovsky:  In the Bright Light
                Irini Arkhipova
 
Massenet:  Crepuscule
                Janet Baker
 
Faure:  Crepuscule
                Elly Ameling
 
Saint Saens:  Moonrise
                Jose van Dam
 
Debussy:  Beau Soir
                Gerard Souzay
 
Schubert: Licht und Liebe
                Janet Baker and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
 
Schubert:  Wanderers Nachtlied
                Dietrich Fischer Diskau and Jorg Demus