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Author Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949.

Title Elektra [sound recording] / Richard Strauss.

Imprint [Baarn, The Netherlands] : Philips, p1989.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B STRAU-R ELE O74CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs (103 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 014207
Series Digital classics
Note Opera in one act.
Sung in German.
Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal after Sophocles' Electra.
Compact discs.
Program notes by William Mann in English with French and Italian translations and by Anna Amalie Abert in German and libretto with English, French, and Italian translations (160 p. : ill.) in accompanying booklet.
Performer Hildegard Behrens, Christa Ludwig, Nadine Secunde, Ragnar Ulfung, and Jorma Hynninen ; other soloists ; Tanglewood Festival Chorus ; Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Seiji Ozawa, conductor.
Event "Live recording of semi-staged performances at Boston Symphony Hall, November 12-23, 1988"--Container.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929. Librettist.
Behrens, Hildegard. Performer.
Ludwig, Christa. Performer.
Ulfung, Ragnar, 1927- Performer.
Secunde, Nadine. Performer.
Hynninen, Jorma, 1941- Performer.
Ozawa, Seiji, 1935- Conductor.
Sophocles. Electra.
Tanglewood Festival Chorus. Performer.
Boston Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Standard No. 2894225742
Music No. 422 574-2 (422 575-2--422 576-2) Philips
422 575-2--422 576-2 Philips

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