The Vocal Scene with George Jellinek: A Fritz Wunderlich Tribute

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Sunday, September 29, 2013

The great German tenor Fritz Wunderlich was born September 26, 1930. In celebration of what would have been his 83rd birthday WQXR re-broadcasts this archival program from 1994.

Fritz Wunderlich

Schubert:  Standchen

Nicolai:  The Merry Wives of Winsor:  Serenade

Puccini:  La Boheme:  Che gelida manina

Smetana:  The Bartered Bride duet with Pilar Lorengar

Kalman:  The Circus Princess: Zwei Marchenaugen

Haydn:  The Creation:  Aria

Mozart:  The Abduction from the Seraglio:  Ich baue ganz

Mahler:  Das Lied von der Erde: Drinking Song

Lortzing:  Der Waffenschmid: Man wird ja einmal

Verdi:  Rigoletto: Ich denk ihn lieber mir von meinem Stande; Liebe is Selgkeit          duet with Erika Koth

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