Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Andromache’s Farewell, op. 39 Samuel Barber 13:10
2 La mort de Cléopâtre: Recitativo: "Cén est donc fait!" Hector Berlioz 3:11
3 La mort de Cléopâtre: Canto: "Ah! Qu’ils sont loin ces jours" Hector Berlioz 6:52
4 La mort de Cléopâtre: Méditation: "Grands Phararons" Hector Berlioz 4:49
5 La mort de Cléopâtre: Allegro assai agitato: "Non!" Hector Berlioz 6:39
6 Shéhérazade: I. Asie Maurice Ravel 10:14
7 Shéhérazade: II. La flûte enchantée Maurice Ravel 3:00
8 Shéhérazade: III. L’indifférent Maurice Ravel 4:02
9 Phaedra, op. 93 Benjamin Britten 14:43

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Aldeburgh, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom (1976-06-16) (track 9)
composer:
Hector Berlioz (composer) (1829) (tracks 2–5)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1903) (tracks 6–8)
Samuel Barber (American orchestral, choral, opera & piano composer) (1962) (track 1)
Benjamin Britten (English composer, conductor, and pianist) (1975) (track 9)
conductor:
Carlos Kalmar (2006-08-04 – 2006-08-05) (tracks 1–5)
Carlos Kalmar (2007-06-29 – 2007-06-30) (tracks 6–9)
editor:
Bill Maylone (tracks 1–9)
engineer:
Eric Arunas (engineer) (tracks 6–9)
Bill Maylone (tracks 1–9)
Christopher Willis (recording engineer with Chicago Symphony Orchestra) (tracks 1–5)
librettist:
Pierre-Ange Vieillard (tracks 2–5)
lyricist:
Ευριπίδης (track 1)
Tristan Klingsor (tracks 6–8)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Jennifer Larmore (mezzo-soprano) (2006-08-04 – 2006-08-05) (tracks 1–5)
Jennifer Larmore (mezzo-soprano) (2007-06-29 – 2007-06-30) (tracks 6–9)
orchestra:
Grant Park Symphony Orchestra (2006-08-04 – 2006-08-05) (tracks 1–5)
Grant Park Symphony Orchestra (2007-06-29 – 2007-06-30) (tracks 6–9)
producer:
James Ginsburg (US music producer. Founder of Cedille Records) (tracks 1–9)
translator:
Patrick Creagh (track 1)
recorded at:
Symphony Center: Orchestra Hall in Chicago, Illinois, United States (2006-08-04 – 2006-08-05) (tracks 1–5)
Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Chicago, Illinois, United States (2007-06-29 – 2007-06-30) (tracks 6–9)
part of:
Works of Samuel Barber by opus number (number: op. 39) (track 1)
Works of Benjamin Britten by opus number (number: op. 93) (track 9)
part of:
Schéhérazade (tracks 6–8)
recording of:
Andromache's Farewell, for soprano and orchestra, op. 39 (2006-08-04 – 2006-08-05) (track 1)
Phaedra, op. 93 (2007-06-29 – 2007-06-30) (track 9)
Shéhérazade: I. "Asie" (2007-06-29 – 2007-06-30) (track 6)
Shéhérazade: II. La Flûte enchantée (2007-06-29 – 2007-06-30) (track 7)
Shéhérazade: III. "L'indifférent" (2007-06-29 – 2007-06-30) (track 8)

Release

ASIN:US: B0019M82B2 [info]