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Author Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875, composer.

Title Carmen / Bizet.

Publication Info. London : London, [1985]
New York, NY : Manufactured and marketed by PolyGram Classics.
℗1976, ©1985

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Description 3 audio discs (2 hr., 40 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 023958
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
plastic metal
Description digital
1.4 m/s
audio file
CD audio
Note Opera in 4 acts; libretto by Ludovic Halévy and Henri Meilhac after the novel by Prosper Mérimée.
Performer Tatiana Troyanos (Carmen) ; Plácido Domingo (Don José) ; José van Dam (Escamillo) ; Kiri Te Kanawa (Micaëla) ; supporting soloists ; Boys' Chorus from Haberdashers' Aske's School, Elstree ; John Alldis Choir ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Georg Solti, conductor.
Event Recorded 1975 July and December Henry Wood Hall, London.
Original Version Previously released: 1976. London OSA 13115.
Note Title from disc label.
Program notes by Winton Dean and Sir Georg Solti in English with French and German translations; synopsis in French, English, German and Italian; and libretto with English and German translations (278 pages : portraits) inserted in container.
Language Sung in French.
Subject Operas.
Operas -- Librettos.
Operas -- Librettos.
Genre/Form Operas.
Sound recordings.
Sound recordings.
Added Author Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897, librettist.
Halévy, Ludovic, 1834-1908, librettist.
Troyanos, Tatiana, singer.
Te Kanawa, Kiri, singer.
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- singer.
Dam, José van, singer.
Solti, Georg, 1912-1997, conductor, writer of added commentary.
Dean, Winton, writer of added commentary.
Opera adaptation of (work): Mérimée, Prosper, 1803-1870. Carmen.
Container of (work): Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875. Carmen.
Container of (work): Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897. Carmen.
Container of (expression): Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897. Carmen. English.
Container of (expression): Meilhac, Henri, 1831-1897. Carmen. German.
Haberdashers' Aske's School. Boys' Chorus, singer.
John Alldis Choir, singer.
London Philharmonic Orchestra, instrumentalist.
Standard No. 028941448927
Music No. 414 489-2 London (set)
414 490-2 London (disc 1)
414 491-2 London (disc 2)
414 492-2 London (disc 3)
OSA 13115 London