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Title:
L'oiseau de feu Le sacre du printemps ; Perséphone
Author:
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971.
Uniform Title:
Works. Selections
Publication Information:
New York, NY : RCA Victor Red Seal : Distributed in the U.S. by BMG Distribution, [1999]

℗1999
Physical Description:
3 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
The 1st-2nd works are ballets; the 3rd work is a melodrama in 3 parts for narrator, tenor soloist, mixed chorus, children's chorus, and orchestra.

Parallel title of 2nd work on container: The rite of spring.

Libretto of the 3rd work by André Gide.

Ed. recorded: Hawkes & Son (3rd work).

Compact disc.

Durations: 47:33; 34:02; 47:46.

Program notes by Michael Steinberg, and libretto of the 3rd work with English translation (35 p. : ill.) laid in container.
Subject Term:

Added Title:
Sacre du printemps.

Perséphone.

Rite of spring.
UPC:
090266889822
Format :
Music CD

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Central Library ORCHSTRA .S912 FIR Compact Disc Central Library
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Summary

Summary

The San Francisco Symphony Orchestra performs Stravinsky's ballet scores Firebird; Rite of Spring; and the rarely heard Persephone. Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas leads the symphony through performances that are lush, dramatic, and soulful.


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