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Author Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695.

Title King Arthur [sound recording] / Purcell ; [livret de = libretto von John Dryden].

Imprint [France] : Erato, p1995.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B PURC KA C35CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs (1 hr., 32 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 013200
Note Opera in 5 acts.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Curtis Price and William Christie, biographical notes on the performers, synopsis, and libretto, all in English with French and German translations (106 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Performer Véronique Gens, Claron McFadden, Sandrine Piau, Susannah Waters, sopranos ; Mark Padmore, Iain Paton, tenors ; Jonathan Best, Petteri Salomaa, François Bazola, basses ; Les Arts florissants ; William Christie, conductor.
Event Recorded Feb. 21-26, 1995, in Salle Berthier, Paris.
Subject Arthur, King -- Drama.
Added Author Dryden, John, 1631-1700. Librettist.
Gens, Véronique. Performer.
McFadden, Claron. Performer.
Piau, Sandrine. Performer.
Waters, Susannah. Performer.
Padmore, Mark. Performer.
Paton, Iain. Performer.
Best, Jonathan, 1958-, bass. Performer.
Salomaa, Petteri. Performer.
Bazola, François. Performer.
Christie, William (William Lincoln) Conductor.
Arts florissants (Musical group) Performer.
Note Parallel title on container: Roi Arthur
Standard No. 4509985352
Music No. 4509-98535-2 Erato

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