Ignatz Waghalter was one of Germany’s greatest operatic conductors in the first decades of the twentieth century. Fortunately he left behind a substantial legacy of recordings that attest to his interpretive powers. A new section has been added to this web site, in which a substantial portion of his recorded work will be available.
The first selection of recordings has been now been posted, and can be accessed in the Conductor section.
But before you explore the new section, take a few minutes to listen to Waghalter conduct the overture of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro: