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Author Xenakis, Iannis, 1922-2001.

Title Oresteïa [sound recording] / Iannis Xenakis.

Imprint Paris : Salabert Actuels ; [Arles] : Distribution, Harmonia Mundi France, p1990.

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Description 1 sound disc (49 min., 23 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 004923
Series Musique française d'aujourd'hui
Musique française d'aujourd'hui.
Note The composer's 1987 revision of his suite from incidental music for the play by Aeschylus.
Language Sung in Greek.
Performer Spiros Sakkas, baritone ; Sylvio Gualda, percussion ; Chœur du Département musical de l'Université de Strasbourg ; Maïtrise de Colmar ; Ensemble vocal d'Anjou ; Ensemble de Basse-Normandie ; Dominique Debart, Robert Weddle, conductors.
Note Eds. recorded: Boosey & Hawkes; Salabert (2nd movement only).
Event Recorded at the Festival Musica de Strasbourg, Eglise Sainte-Aurélie, Oct. 4 and 6, 1987.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes by Enzo Restagno and synopsis, in French, English, German, and Italian (27 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Agamemnon -- Kassandra -- Agamemnon : suite et fin -- Les Choephores -- Les Euménides.
Subject Incidental music -- Excerpts.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble.
Orestes, King of Argos (Mythological character) -- Songs and music.
Aeschylus -- Musical settings.
Choeurs (Voix mixtes) acc. d'ensemble instrumental -- 20e siècle.
Musique de scène -- 20e siècle -- Extraits.
Added Author Sakkas, Spyros, 1938- voc
Gualda, Sylvio. Instrumentalist.
Debart, Dominique. Conductor.
Weddle, Robert, 1941- Conductor.
Aeschylus. Oresteia.
Université des sciences humaines de Strasbourg. Département musical. Chœur. Performer.
Maîtrise de garçons de Colmar. Performer.
Ensemble vocal d'Anjou. Performer.
Ensemble de Basse-Normandie. Performer.
Added Title Oresteia. Selections
Music No. SCD8906 Salabert Actuels