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Author Schifrin, Lalo.

Title Cantos Aztecas [sound recording] = Song of the Aztecs.

Imprint [S.l.] : Pro Arte, p1989.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    Q LATIN SCHI S94CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note For vocal soloists, chorus, and orchestra.
Sung in Nahuatl.
Music by Lalo Schifrin; Texts by Nexahuacoyotl and Hernando Ruiz de Alarcon.
Compact disc.
Program notes in English and Spanish and texts in Aztec and English in container.
Contents Amoxcalco pehua cuica = Song of spring (8:34) -- Ye tocuic Toxochiuh = Life is a dream (6:20) -- Chalchibhuit = War song (2:59) --Nomataca Neuatl = To the god of the night (6:02) -- Zan te te yamelli = Are you the true God? (4:08) -- Ma oc on ichiuhtihuaau = Let us leave some songs (10:50)
Performer Conchita Julian, soprano; Martha Felix, alto; Placido Domingo, tenor; Nikita Storojev, bass; Mexico Philharmonic Orchestra & Chorus; the composer conducting.
Event Live recording made at the pyramids of Teotihuacan, Mexico, in October, 1988.
Subject Songs with orchestra.
Songs, Aztec -- Mexico.
Choruses, Secular, with orchestra.
Added Author Nezahualcóyotl, King of Texcoco, 1402-1472.
Ruiz de Alarcón, Hernando, active 17th century.
Julian, Conchita. Performer.
Felix, Martha. Performer.
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- Performer.
Storozhev, Nikita, 1950- Performer.
Orquesta Filarmónica de la Ciudad de México. Performer.
Added Title Song of the Aztecs.
Standard No. 1509504942
Music No. CDD 494 Pro Arte

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