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Author Telemann, Georg Philipp, 1681-1767.

Title Orpheus [sound recording] / Georg Philipp Telemann.

Imprint Arles, France : Harmonia Mundi, p1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B TELE ORP J18CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs (2 hr., 39 min., 24 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title on container: Orpheus, oder, Die wunderbare Beständigkeit der Liebe.
Opera in 3 acts, sung in German, with some French and Italian text.
Compact discs.
Based on the lyric tragedy by Michel Du Boullay.
World premiere recording.
Program notes, synopsis, libretto and biographical sketches of the performers by Peter Huth, in German with English and French translations (113 p. ; ports.) in box.
Performer Dorothea Röschmann, soprano, as Orasia ; Ruth Ziesak, soprano, as Eurydice ; Roman Trekel, baritone, as Orpheus ; Werner Güra, tenor, as Eurimedes ; supporting cast ; RIAS-Kammerchor ; Akademie für alte Musik Berlin ; René Jacobs, conductor.
Event First performed in October 1994 by the Berlin State Opera, under the direction of René Jacobs. Digitally recorded in October 1996 in the Christus Kirche, Berlin-Oberschönweide.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Trekel, Roman. Performer.
Röschmann, Dorothea. Performer.
Ziesak, Ruth. Performer.
Güra, Werner. Performer.
Jacobs, René. Conductor.
Duboullay, Michel. Librettist.
RIAS-Kammerchor. Performer.
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin. Performer.
Added Title Wunderbare Beständigkeit der Liebe
Music No. HMC 901618.19 Harmonia Mundi
HMC 901618--HMC 901619 Harmonia Mundi

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