Faust discography

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This is a list of recordings of Faust by Charles Gounod (1818–1893).

Year Cast
(Faust,
Mephistopheles,
Marguerite)
Conductor,
Opera house and orchestra
Label[1]
1908 Karl Jörn,
Paul Knüpfer,
Emmy Destinn
Bruno Seidler-Winkler (de)
Grammophone Orchestra Berlin
Chorus of the Court Opera Berlin
(sung in German)
Audio CD: Supraphon
Cat: 11 2136-2
1911-12 Léon Beyle,
André Gresse,
Jeanne Campredon
François Ruhlmann,
Unknown Orchestra and Chorus
Pathé Opera Series
Audio CD: Marston Records [2]
Cat: 53007-2
1920 Giuliano Romagnola,
Fernando Autori,
Gemma Bosini
Carlo Sabajno,
Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus
(sung in Italian)
Audio CD: Divine Art "Historic Sound"
Cat: DDH 27810
1929-30 Heddle Nash,
Miriam Licette,
Robert Easton
Thomas Beecham,
BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
(sung in English)
Audio CD: Opera d'Oro
Cat: OPD 9010
1930 César Vezzani,
Marcel Journet,
Mireille Berton
Henri Büsser,
L'Opéra de Paris Orchestra and Chorus
Audio CD: Membran
Cat: 231136
1936 Antonio Melandri,
Nazzareno de Angelis,
??
Lorenzo Molajoli,
Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus
(sung in Italian)
Audio CD: Preiser Records
Cat: 89134
(not a complete recording: only Act 1 recorded)
1951 Eugene Conley,
Cesare Siepi,
Eleanor Steber
Fausto Cleva,
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Audio CD: Preiser Records
Cat: 20015
1953 Nicolai Gedda,
Boris Christoff,
Victoria de los Ángeles
André Cluytens,
Théâtre National de l' Opéra de Paris Orchestra and Chorus
Audio CD: EMI
Cat: CMS 5 65256-2;
Malibran
Cat: CMS5652562 (mono)
1958 Nicolai Gedda,
Boris Christoff,
Victoria de los Ángeles
André Cluytens,
Théâtre National de l' Opéra de Paris Orchestra and Chorus
Audio CD: EMI Classics,
Cat: 65256-2 (stereo)
1966 Franco Corelli,
Nicolai Ghiaurov,
Joan Sutherland
Richard Bonynge,
London Symphony Orchestra and the Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Audio CD: Decca
Cat: 470563-2
1976 Giacomo Aragall,
Paul Plishka,
Montserrat Caballé,
Alain Lombard,
Orchestre philharmonique de Strasbourg,
Choeurs de l'opéra du Rhin
Audio CD: Erato
Cat: 45685
1977 José Carreras,
Justino Díaz,
Katia Ricciarelli
Herbert von Karajan,
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and Berlin State Opera Chorus
Audio CD: Deutsche Grammophon,
Cat: 578 3374[citation needed]
1978 Plácido Domingo,
Nicolai Ghiaurov,
Mirella Freni
Georges Prêtre,
Théâtre National de l' Opéra de Paris Orchestra and Chorus
Audio CD: EMI Classics,
Cat: 5 09166
1986 Francisco Araiza,
Yevgeny Nesterenko,
Kiri Te Kanawa
Colin Davis,
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Audio CD: Philips,
Cat: 475 7769
1991 Richard Leech,
José van Dam,
Cheryl Studer
Michel Plasson,
Toulouse Capitole Orchestra and Chorus, French Army Chorus
Audio CD: EMI Classics,
Cat: CDS 5 56224-2
1993 Jerry Hadley,
Samuel Ramey,
Cecilia Gasdia
Carlo Rizzi,
Welsh National Opera Orchestra and Chorus Orchestra
Audio CD: Warner Classics
Cat: 4 509-90 872-2

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