Everything Karajan ever recorded for Deutsche Grammophon and Decca, complete recordings. Pre-order now and save £75.00.
330 cds of works by Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Tchaikovsky. The complete DG/Unitel collection of 24 DVDs and two Blu-ray Audio discs with the 1963 Beethoven Cycle and Wagner’s Ring des Nibelungen, both in 24 bit/96kHz.
Packaged in original jackets with the majority in the original LP couplings.
Karajan Complete Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon and Decca
The Early Recordings on 8 CDs (6 CDs of “The First Recordings” from the 1930s and 1940s + 2 CDs radio recordings previously released on Koch-Schwann from the 1940s). The Complete 1960s recordings (82CDs). The Complete 1970s recordings (82 CDs). The Complete 1980s recordings (78 CDs). The Complete Opera Recordings on DG & Decca (70 CDs). Decca Orchestral Recordings on 9 CDs + The Christmas Album. The complete DG/Unitel DVDs (24 DVDs). 2 Blu-ray Audios with the 1963 Beethoven cycle and Wagner’s Ring des Nibelungen in 24 bit/96kHz.
Full symphony cycles of Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Schumann and Tchaikovsky. Master recordings of 20th-century works by Bartok, Berg, Honneger, Prokofiev, Richard Strauss, Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Schoenberg and Webern
Mahler Symphonies 4, 5, 6 and 9, Das Lied von der Erde. Solemn and massive recordings of the Brahms, Mozart and Verdi Requiems & Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis. The celebrated Brahms, Bruch, Mendelssohn & Tchaikovsky concerto recordings with Anne-Sophie Mutter. Karajan’s final recordings: Bruckner Symphonies Nos. 7 & 8. The famous New Year’s Concert of 1987. The 14 operas Karajan recorded for DGG – from Carmen to Parsifal, from The Merry Widow to Rosenkavalier and DG’s very first digital recording – Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte; and, of course, Wagner’s Der Ring Des Nibelungen. Karajan’s 8 opera recordings for DECCA, including La Bohème with Freni, Pavarotti and Ghiaurov, considered by many collectors as one of the most perfect and inspiring recordings ever made; and Verdi’s Falstaff, originally released on Philips.
330 CDs, 24 DVDs and 2 Blu-ray Audio, 4 tracklist booklets and 1 hardcover book. Everything Karajan ever recorded for Deutsche Grammophon and Decca. Strictly Limited, Numbered Edition. Leather fibre outer case with gold hot-foil imprint. Bookshelf-like inner box presenting all sleeves easily accessible from two sides. The Hardcover-Book with 140 pages: Includes a new extended essay on the phenomenon Karajan by biographer Richard Osborne as well as all the essays, interviews, reminiscences by colleagues and producers from the four previously released big box sets, a timeline and numerous pictures including facsimiles of protocols from some of his most famous recordings.
Four tracklisting booklets:
1 The Early Recordings + 1960s Recordings
2 The 1970s Recordings
3 The 1980s Recordings + Decca Orchestral Recordings
4 The Opera Recordings + DVDs and Blu-ray Audios