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Author Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869, composer.

Title Anne Sofie von Otter sings Berlioz
Published Hamburg : Deutsche Grammophon, [1994]


Description 1 online resource (1 audio file)
Contents Les nuits d'été. Villanelle (2:12) ; Le spectre de la rose (6:11) ; Sur les lagunes (5:46) ; Absence (5:22) ; Au cimetiére (5:44) ; L'île inconnue (3:31) / original poems by Théophile Gautier -- Melodies. La belle voyageuse / Thomas Gounet, after Thomas Moore (4:23) ; La captive / Victor Hugo (3:49) ; Le matin / Adolphe de Bouclon (6:29) ; La mort d'Ophélie / Ernest Legouvé, after Shakespeare (8:17) ; La belle Isabeau / Alexandre Dumas père (4:56) -- Roméo et Juliette. Strophes / words by Emile Deschamps (6:21)
Notes The 1st work, a song cycle for soprano and orchestra; the 1st, 3rd, 6th, originally with piano accompaniment; the 7th, an excerpt from the composer's dramatic symphony Romeo et Juliette, based on Shakespeare's tragedy
Previously released in 1990 (1st and 7th works) and 1994 (2nd-6th works)
Performer Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano ; Cord Garben, piano (2nd-6th works) ; Torleif Thedéen, cello (3rd work) ; Royal Opera Chorus, Stockholm (6th work) ; RIAS Kammerchor (7th work) ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; James Levine, conductor (1st, 7th works)
Event The 1st and 7th works recorded in Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin 1988 November
The 2nd-6th works recorded Sveriges Riksradio, Studio 2, Stockholm 1991 February
Notes Sung in French
Hard copy version record
Subject Gautier, Théophile, 1811-1872 -- Musical settings
Deschamps, Émile, 1791-1871 -- Musical settings
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet -- Musical settings
SUBJECT Deschamps, Émile, 1791-1871 fast
Gautier, Théophile, 1811-1872 fast
Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare, William) fast
Subject Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra.
Song cycles.
Songs (Medium voice) with piano.
Symphonies -- Excerpts.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with piano.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with piano
Song cycles
Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra
Songs (Medium voice) with piano
Symphonies -- Excerpts
Genre/Form Streaming audio
Musical settings
Musical settings.
Mises en musique.
Form Streaming audio
Author Gautier, Théophile, 1811-1872, author.
Deschamps, Émile, 1791-1871, author.
Otter, Anne Sofie von, singer
Garben, Cord, instrumentalist
Thedéen, Torleif, 1962- instrumentalist.
Levine, James, 1943-2021, conductor.
Adaptation of (work): Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet.
Container of (expression): Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Nuits d'été; arranged
Container of (work): Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Irlande. Belle voyageuse.
Container of (work): Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Captive, mezzo-soprano, piano, cello.
Container of (work): Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Fleurs des landes. Matin.
Container of (work): Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Mort d'Ophélie, soprano, piano.
Container of (work): Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Belle Isabeau.
Container of (work): Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Roméo et Juliette. Strophes.
Berliner Philharmoniker, performer.
RIAS-Kammerchor, performer.
Kungliga Teatern (Stockholm, Sweden). Kör, performer.
Other Titles Songs. Selections