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Title Three 20th-century works based on Edgar Allan Poe [sound recording]

Imprint Hollywood, Calif. : Angel, p1984.


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 GDL Brand Library Record    B DEBU CMU P68LP (S)    Available
Description 1 sound disc (52 min.) : b 33 1/3 rpm, stereo., digital processed ; 12 in.
Note The 1st work an unfinished opera in 1 act; the 2nd, for harp and string orchestra; the 3rd, for orchestra.
The 1st work sung in French; libretto by the composer.
Title from container. Title on spine: Works based on Poe. Title of 1st work on container: The fall of the house of Usher.
Biographical and program notes by Harry Halbreich in English translation by Elisabeth Buzzard, and texts in English and French (4 p. ; 31 cm.) inserted in container.
Contents La chute de la maison Usher / Debussy ; text after Poe ; rev. & orch. Juan Allende Blin (22:54) -- Conte fantastique : after Poe's "The masque of the red death" / André Caplet (16:57) -- Étude pour "Le palais hanté" : after Poe's "The haunted palace" / Florent Schmitt (12:01)
Performer Christine Barbaux, soprano ; François Le Roux, Jean-Philippe Lafont, baritones ; Pierre-Yves Le Maigat, bass-baritone (1st work) ; Frédérique Cambreling, harp (2nd work) ; Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra ; Georges Prêtre, conductor.
Event Recorded in Monaco.
Subject Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 -- Musical settings.
Harp with string orchestra.
Orchestral music.
Added Author Barbaux, Christine. Performer.
Le Roux, François. Performer.
Lafont, Jean-Philippe. Performer.
Le Maigat, Pierre-Yves. Performer.
Cambreling, Frédíque. Performer.
Prêtre, Georges. Performer.
Allende-Blin, Juan, 1928-
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Chute de la maison Usher.
Caplet, André, 1878-1925. Conte fantastique.
Schmitt, Florent, 1870-1958. Palais hanté.
Orchestre philharmonique de Monte-Carlo. Performer.
Added Title 3 twentieth-century works based on Edgar Allan Poe.
Works based on Poe.
Fall of the house of Usher.
Chute de la maison Usher.
Conte fantastique.
Étude pour "Le palais hanté"
Palais hanté.
Standard No. 7777381681
Music No. DS 38168 Angel

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