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Author Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971.

Title Œdipus Rex : [opera-oratorio in two acts after Sophocles] / Igor Stravinsky ; [text by Jean Cocteau ; translated into Latin by Jean Daniélou].

Publication Info. Hamburg : Deutsche Grammophon, [1991]


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  COMPACT DISC B STRAV OR    Check Shelf
Description 1 audio disc (52 min.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 005200
Performer Philip Langridge (Œdipe) ; Florence Quivar (Jocaste) ; James Morris (Créon ; Le Messager) ; Jan-Hendrik Rootering (Tirésias) ; Donald Kaasch (Le Berger) ; Jules Bastin (Le Récitant) ; Chicago Symphony Chorus ; Chicago Symphony Orchestra ; James Levine, conductor.
Note English narration based on a translation of Cocteau's French by E.E. Cummings.
Event Recording: Medinah Temple, Chicago, July 1991.
Note Program notes in English by Jeremy Noble and in German by Jürgen Maehder, and libretto in Latin and French, with English translation (37 p. : port.) inserted in container.
Compact disc.
GMD: sound recording.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Langridge, Philip, 1939-2010. Performer.
Quivar, Florence. Performer.
Morris, James, 1947- Performer.
Rootering, Jan-Hendrik, 1950- Performer.
Kaasch, Donald. Performer.
Bastin, Jules. Performer.
Levine, James, 1943-2021. Conductor.
Cocteau, Jean, 1889-1963 Œdipus Rex.
Chicago Symphony Chorus. Performer.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Œdipus Rex. Latin
Standard No. 2894358722
Music No. 435 872-2 Deutsche Grammophon
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