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"Nein, länger trag' ich nicht die Qualen" - "Durch die Wälder, durch die Auen"
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20. "Quell'orgoglioso sdengo" - No. 18 Terzetto
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"L'ultima volta al fin"
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Rezitativ: "Er kommt, er kommt, der Bräutigam kommt!"
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Choral: "Zion hört die Wächter singen"

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Peter Schreier

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Peter Schreier was one of the most highly esteemed tenors of the 20th century, particularly in German lieder, oratorio, and cantata performances as well as opera. His father was a church Kantor and gave him his first musical training. At the age of eight Peter was entered in the preparatory class of the famous chorus the Dresdner Kreuzchor. He made his first operatic appearance as one of the Three Boys in Mozart's Die Zauberfl+¦te in 1944, which led him to consider a musical ca... Read more

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