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Author Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943, composer.

Title Monna Vanna (Act I) ; Songs / Rachmaninov

Publication Info. Helsinki, [Finland] : Ondine, [2014]

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Description 1 audio disc (57:18) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 003806 000158 000205 000132 000224 000540 000146 000301
Description digital optical stereo d2 rda
audio file CD audio
Note The 1st work an unfinished opera; libretto by Mikhail Slonov, after Maurice Maeterlinck's play; orchestration by Gennady Belov.
Language Sung in Russian.
Performer Moscow Conservatory Opera Soloists: Evgeniya Dushina (soprano) ; Vladimir Avtomonov (baritone) ; Dmitry Ivanchey (tenor); Edward Arutyunyan (tenor) ; Mikhail Golovushkin (bass) ; Moscow Conservatory Students Choir and Symphony Orchestra ; Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor ; Songs: Soile Isokoski, soprano ; Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano.
Credits Monna Vanna: Libretto by Mikhail Slonov after Maurice Maeterlinck's play, translated by Emil Mattern and Antony Vorotnikov; Russian version of the text edited by Ludmila Kovaleva-Ogorodnova; English translation by Anastasia Belina-Johnson. Songs: producer, Seppo Siirala; English song translations: Anastasia Belina-Johnson (tracks 5, 7-10), Boosey & Hawkes Music (tracks 6 & 11).
Event Opera recorded in performance 2009 June 17 Grand Hall of the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Russia.
Songs recorded 2013 September Järvenpää Hall, Finland
Note Compact disc ; tracks 5-11: DXD (Digital eXtreme Definition).
Notes on the program and performers in English; libretto and song texts in Russian with English translations (39 pages : portraits) inserted in container.
Contents Monna Vanna Act I (38:06): Introduction (1:20) ; Scene I (4:49) ; Scene II (14:37) ; Scene III (17:18) / Orchestration by Gennady Belov -- Songs: By my window = U moyego okna, op. 26/10 (1:58) ; Sad night = Noch' pechal'na, op. 26/12 (2:05) ; The lilacs = Siren', op. 21/5 (1:32) ; The rat-catcher = Krïsolov, op. 38/4 (2:24) ; Vocalise, op. 34/14 (5:40) ; How nice this place is = Zdes' khorosho, op. 21/7 (1:46) ; Dream = Son, op. 38/5 (3:01).
Genre/Form Operas.
Subject Songs (High voice) with piano.
Vocalises (High voice) with piano.
Added Author Libretto based on (work): Maeterlinck, Maurice, 1862-1949. Monna Vanna.
Slonov, Mikhail Akimovich, 1869-1930, librettist.
Belov, Gennadiĭ Grigorʹevich, composer.
Isokoski, Soile, soprano.
Ashkenazy, Vladimir, 1937- conductor, performer.
Dushina, Evgenii͡a, performer.
Avtomonov, Vladimir, performer.
Ivanchey, Dmitriĭ, performer.
Arutyunyan, Edward, performer.
Golovushkin, Mikhail, performer.
Container of (expression): Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Monna Vanna; arranged.
Container of (work): Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Romansy, op. 26. U moego okna.
Container of (work): Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Romansy, op. 26. Nochʹ pechalʹna.
Container of (work): Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Romansy, op. 21. Sirenʹ.
Container of (work): Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Stikhotvorenii͡a. Krysolov.
Container of (work): Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Romansy, op. 34. Vocalise.
Container of (work): Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Romansy, op. 21. Zdesʹ khorosho.
Container of (work): Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Stikhotvorenii͡a. Son.
Khor studentov Moskovskoĭ gos. konservatorii.
Moskovskai͡a gosudarstvennai͡a konservatorii͡a im. P.I. Chaĭkovskogo. Simfonicheskiĭ orkestr.
Added Title Vocal music. Selections
Standard No. 761195124925
Music No. ODE 1249-2 Ondine
1249 Ondine