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Author Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.

Title Roméo et Juliette, op. 17 [sound recording] ; Les nuits d'été, op. 7 / Berlioz.

Imprint [S.l.] : RCA Victor Gold Seal ; New York, NY : Manufactured and distributed by BMG Music, p1991.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    ES BERL RJ M81CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs (122 min.) : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 020129
Note The 1st work is a dramatic symphony with soloists (MzTB), choruses and orchestra based on Shakespeare's tragedy; the 2nd work is a song cycle for soprano and orchestra, poems by Théophile Gautier.
Sung in French.
Compact discs.
Program notes in English with texts in French and English (27 p.) inserted in container.
Performer Margaret Roggero, mezzo soprano; Leslie Chabay, tenor; Yi-Kwei Sze, bass; Harvard Glee Club; Radcliffe Choral Society (1st work); Victoria de los Angeles, soprano (2nd work); Boston Symphony Orchestra; Charles Munch, conductor.
Event Recorded at Symphony Hall, Boston, 22-23 Feb. 1953 (1st work) and 12-13 April 1955 (2nd work).
Subject Symphonies.
Song cycles.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Added Author Roggero, Margaret. voc
Chabay, Leslie, 1907-1989. voc
Sze, Yi-Kwei, 1915-1994. voc
Angeles, Victoria de los. voc
Munch, Charles, 1891-1968. Conductor.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet.
Gautier, Théophile, 1811-1872. Nuits d'été.
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Nuits d'été.
Harvard Glee Club. Performer.
Radcliffe Choral Society. Performer.
Boston Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Les nuits d'été, op. 7.
Roméo et Juliette
Standard No. 090266068128
Music No. 09026-60681-2 RCA Victor Gold Seal

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