This could very well be the most famous opera of all time: The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Revered by adults and children alike, this work features some of the most famous arias known to mankind: «This image is enchantingly lovely», «I am the bird catcher», and the aria by the Queen of the Night. This complete 1950 was performed by Herbert von Karajan and the Wiener Philharmoniker – a true opera milestone!!!
2cd, appr. running time 130 min. Featuring the Mozart specialists Anton Dermota as Tamino, Erich Kunz as Papageno, Irmgard Seefried as Pamina, Wilma Lipp as the Queen of the Night and Ludwig Weber as Sarastro.
A special detail regarding the Magic Flute is the fact that it is not only suited for adults but also children!