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Author Benjamin, George, composer, conductor.

Title Written on skin [sound recording] ; Duet for piano & orchestra / George Benjamin.

Publication Info. [Wyastone Leys] : Nimbus Records, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B BENJ WS B25CD    Available
Description 2 audio discs : CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 013038 001205
Description performed music rdacontent
audio rdamedia
audio disc rdacarrier
digital optical stereo rda
audio file CD audio rda
Note Nimbus Records 5885--5886 (5585/6 on container).
Compact discs.
Opera text by Martin Crimp after the anonymous 13th century razo "Guillem de Cabestanh--Le cœur mangé".
Program notes, performer biographies, synopsis and libretto inserted in container in 2 booklets.
Performer Christopher Purves (The Protector) ; Barbara Hannigan (Agnès) ; Bejun Mehta (Angel 1/The boy) ; Rebecca Jo Loeb (Angel 2/Marie) ; Allan Clayton (Angel 3/John) ; Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano (Duet) ; Mahler Chamber Orchestra ; George Benjamin, conductor.
Event Written on skin recorded live 2012 July 7 2012 July 14 Grand Théâtre de Provence, Festival d'Aix-en-Provence.
Duet for piano & orchestra recorded live 2012 July 15 Grand Théâtre de Provence, Festival d'Aix-en-Provence.
Subject Operas.
Piano with orchestra.
Genre/Form Live sound recordings.
Added Author Crimp, Martin, 1956- librettist.
Purves, Christopher, singer.
Hannigan, Barbara, singer.
Mehta, Bejun, singer.
Loeb, Rebecca Jo, singer.
Clayton, Allan, singer.
Aimard, Pierre-Laurent, 1957- instrumentalist.
Benjamin, George. Written on skin.
Benjamin, George. Duets, piano, orchestra.
Mahler Chamber Orchestra, performer.
Added Title Duet for piano & orchestra
Guillem de Cabestanh--Le cœur mangé.
Standard No. 710357588525
Music No. NI 5885/6 Nimbus Records
NI 5885--NI 5886 Nimbus Records

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