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Title Der Stein der Weisen, oder, Die Zauberinsel [sound recording] = The philosopher's stone, or, The enchanted isle.

Imprint Cleveland, Ohio : Telarc, p1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B HENN SW P08CD    Available
Description 3 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Fairy-tale opera, rediscovered in 1996 by David J. Buch.
Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder; music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Baptist Henneberg, Benedikt Schack, Franz Xaver Gerl, and Emanuel Schikaneder.
"Performed on period instruments"--Container.
"World premiere recording"--Container.
Program notes and synopsis in English with German translations and libretto in German with English translation in container.
Contents Includes a discussion (24:25) on disc 3.
Performer Judith Lovat, Jane Giering De Haan, Sharon Baker, sopranos ; Kurt Streit, Paul Austin Kelly, tenors ; Chris Pedro Trakas, Kevin Deas, baritones ; Boston Baroque ; Martin Pearlman, conductor.
Event Recorded in Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Mass., Nov. 2-6, 1998.
System Details Compact discs.
Language Spoken and sung in German.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Schikaneder, Emanuel, 1751-1812. Librettist.
Henneberg, Johann Baptist.
Schack, Benedikt, 1758-1826.
Gerl, Franz Xaver.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Buch, David J. 1950-
Lovat, Judith. Performer.
Giering-De Haan, Jane. Performer.
Baker, Sharon, (Soprano. Performer.
Streit, Kurt. Performer.
Kelley, Paul Austin. Performer.
Trakas, Chris Pedro. Performer.
Deas, Kevin. Performer.
Ewing, Alan. Performer.
Pearlman, Martin, 1945- Conductor.
Boston Baroque (Musical group) Performer.
Added Title Zauberinsel
Philosopher's stone, or, The enchanted isle
Enchanted isle
Standard No. 089408050824
Music No. CD-80508 Telarc

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