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La damnation de Faust [sound recording] / Berlioz. La damoiselle élue / Debussy.

Author/Creator:
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.
Publication:
New York : RCA Victor : Distributed by BMG Music, 1988.
Format/Description:
Sound recording
2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series:
Gold Seal
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Standardized Title:
Damnation de Faust
Other Title:
La damoiselle élue.
Subjects:
Operas.
Choruses, Secular (Women's voices) with orchestra.
Faust, -approximately 1540 -- Drama.
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882 -- Musical settings.
Participant:
Suzanne Danco (1st work), Victoria de los Angeles (2nd work), sopranos ; Carol Smith, mezzo-soprano (2nd work) ; David Poleri, tenor, Martial Singher, baritone, Donald Gramm, bass-baritone, Harvard Glee Club (1st work) ; Radcliffe Choral Society ; Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Charles Munch, conductor.
Notes:
The 1st work an opera. The 2nd work for solo SMz, women's chorus and orchestra.
Sung in French.
Libretto of the 1st work by A. Gandonnière and the composer from G. de Nerval's French version of Goethe's Faust. Words of the 2nd work from G. Sarrazin's French translation of Dante Gabriel Rosetti's The blessed damozel.
La damnation de Faust recorded February 21-22, 1954 and La damoiselle élue recorded April 11, 1955.
Compact discs.
Analog recordings.
The 1st work issued in 1954 (LM 6114), the 2nd in 1955 (LM 1907), both on analog discs. The 2nd work reissued on analog disc in 1976 (RCA Victrola: AVM1-1412).
Synopsis of the 1st work and program notes about the 2nd, in English, French, German and Italian, and texts in French and English (71 p. : ill.) laid in container.
Contributor:
Gandonnière, Almire. , Librettist
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882. ,
Sarrazin, Gabriel, 1853-1935 , Translator
Danco, Suzanne. , Performer
Angeles, Victoria de los. , Performer
Smith, Carol, 1926- , Performer
Poleri, David. , Performer
Singher, Martial. , Performer
Gramm, Donald. , Performer
Munch, Charles, 1891-1968 , Conductor
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832.
Boston Symphony Orchestra. , Performer
Harvard Glee Club. , Performer
Radcliffe Choral Society. , Performer
Contains:
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Damoiselle élue.
OCLC:
18763469
Publisher Number:
7863579402
7940-2-RG RCA Victor
LM 6114 RCA Victor
LM 1907 RCA Victor