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Author Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971, composer.

Title Perséphone / Igor Stravinsky.

Publication Info. [Netherlands] : Pentatone Classics, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  OVERSIZE CD-OPE STRAVINSKY    Check Shelf
Description 1 audio disc (51:03) : digital, SACD ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 005103
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
stereo surround rdacpc
audio file rdaft
Note Melodrama for tenor solo, female narrator, chorus, children's chorus and orchestra.
Title from disc label.
Text by André Gide.
Performer Andrew Staples, tenor ; Pauline Cheviller, speaker ; Orchestra, Chorus and Children's Chorus of the Finnish National Opera ; Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor.
Note Revised 1949 version, published by Boosey & Hawkes.
Event Recorded live 2017 August 11 Finnish National Opera and Ballet, Helsinki.
Note Libretto, in French with English and German translations, program notes by Jörg Urbach and biographical information on the performers in German with English and French translations (80 unnumbered pages : illustrations, portraits) laid in container.
Contents Parte I. Perséphone ravie = Persephone abducted -- Parte 2. Perséphone aux enfers = Persephone in the underworld -- Parte 3. Perséphone renaissante = Persephone reborn.
System Details "This SA-CD can also be played on a regular CD player though only in stereo"--Container.
Subject Persephone (Greek deity) -- Drama.
Monologues with music (Chorus with orchestra)
Operas. (OCoLC)fst01046191
Genre/Form Operas.
Monologues (Music)
Live sound recordings.
Live sound recordings. (OCoLC)fst01726308
Added Author Gide, André, 1869-1951, librettist.
Staples, Andrew, performer.
Cheviller, Pauline, performer.
Salonen, Esa-Pekka, 1958- conductor.
Helsingin kaupunginorkesteri, instrumentalist.
Suomen kansallisooppera. Kuoro, singer.
Suomen kansallisooppera. Lasten Kuoro, singer.
Standard No. 827949068867
Music No. PTC 5186 688 Pentatone Classics
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