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Author Roussel, Albert, 1869-1937.

Title Padmâvatî [sound recording] : [opéra-ballet en deux actes] / Albert Roussel.

Imprint [Baarn, Netherlands?] : Gala ; [Long Island City, N.Y.] : Qualiton Imports [distributor], p2001.

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 Talbott Media  CD 4366    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Talbott Media  CD 4366  Booklet    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 013518 000724 000601 000703 000443 000314 000324 000503 000420 000222 000118 000146 000256 000142
Note Includes bonus tracks of songs and opera excerpts by various composers; the Debussy songs originally with piano acc.
Language Sung in French. Bonus tracks sung in French, German, or Italian; the Monteverdi work, originally in Italian, sung in French.
Note Opera libretto by Louis Laloy.
Performer In the 1st work: Rita Gorr, soprano; Albert Lance, tenor; Gérard Souzay, baritone; supporting soloists; BBC Chorus; London Symphony Orchestra; Jean Martinon, conductor. In the bonus tracks: Rita Gorr, soprano; Gérard Souzay, baritone; with (variously): Chœurs de la Radio-Diffusion Française; Orchestre radio-lyrique de la RTF; Orchestre de la Societé des concerts; Charles Bruck, Pierre-Michel Le Conte, Edouard Lindenberg, conductors.
Event The 1st work recorded July 6, 1969, London Coliseum. Bonus tracks recorded Feb. 14, 1950 (Souzay), and Mar. 16 and 23, 1960 (Gorr) in Paris.
Note Distributor from label on container.
Compact discs.
Program notes by Andrew Palmer (15 p.) laid in container.
Contents Padmâvatî / Roussel (1:35:18) -- Bonus tracks: Orphée et Eurydice. Malheureux qu'ai-je fait?-- ; J'ai perdu mon Eurydice-- ; Ah, puisse ma douleur finir / Christophe Willibald Gluck (7:24) -- Les Troyens. Mort de Didon / Hector Berlioz (6:01) -- Tristan und Isolde. Liebestod / Richard Wagner (7:03) -- Berenice. Sì, tra i ceppi / Georg Frideric Handel (4:43) -- In questa tomba oscura / Ludwig van Beethoven (3:14) -- Orfeo. Elle est morte / Claudio Monteverdi (3:24) -- Persée. Air des songes / Jean-Baptistye [sic] Lully (5:03) -- Ballade que fait Villon à la requeste de sa mère pour prier Nostre Dame (4:20) ; La grotte (2:22) ; Mandoline (1:18) / Claude Debussy -- Don Quichotte à Dulcinée. Chanson romantique ; Chanson épique ; Chanson à boire / Maurice Ravel (6:00).
Genre/Form Operas.
Subject Operas -- Excerpts.
Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra.
Added Author Laloy, Louis, 1874-1944. Librettist.
Gorr, Rita. Performer.
Lance, Albert. Performer.
Souzay, Gérard, 1918-2004. Performer.
Martinon, Jean, 1910-1976. Conductor.
Bruck, Charles. Conductor.
Le Conte, Pierre-Michel, 1921-2000. Conductor.
Lindenberg, Édouard, 1908-1973. Conductor.
Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von, 1714-1787. Orphée et Eurydice. J'ai perdu mon Eurydice.
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Troyens. Je vais mourir.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Tristan und Isolde. Liebestod.
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Berenice. Sì, tra i ceppi.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. In questa tomba oscura.
Monteverdi, Claudio, 1567-1643. Orfeo. Tu se' morta. French.
Lully, Jean-Baptiste, 1632-1687. Persée. O tranquille sommeil.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Ballades de François Villon. Ballade que Villon fait à la requeste de sa mère pour prier Nostre-Dame; arranged.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Chansons de France. Grotte; arranged.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Mandoline; arranged.
Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937. Don Quichotte à Dulcinée.
BBC Chorus. Performer.
Radiodiffusion française. Chœurs. Performer.
London Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Orchestre radio-lyrique de la R.T.F. Performer.
Société des concerts du Conservatoire. Orchestre. Performer.
Music No. GL 100.573 Gala