March 16, 2013
Happy birthday to Christa Ludwig
After a stage career of almost 50 years she bid farewell from her audience in the Vienna State Opera as Klytemnestra in Richard Strauss' Elektra.
Christa Ludwig recorded for EMI since the late 50s. Her vast discography includes legendary recordings like Strauss' Rosenkavalier (with Elisabeth Schwarzkopf) and Bellini's Norma (with Maria Callas).
Click here to see Christa Ludwig's recordings on EMI.