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The Resource Akhnaten, [music by] Philip Glass ; [libretto by Philip Glass in association with Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel and Richard Riddell ; vocal text drawn from original sources by Shalom Goldman]

Akhnaten, [music by] Philip Glass ; [libretto by Philip Glass in association with Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel and Richard Riddell ; vocal text drawn from original sources by Shalom Goldman]

Label
Akhnaten
Title
Akhnaten
Statement of responsibility
[music by] Philip Glass ; [libretto by Philip Glass in association with Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel and Richard Riddell ; vocal text drawn from original sources by Shalom Goldman]
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Narrator
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • akkegyengheb
  • akkegyengfregerheb
  • akkegyengheb
  • eng
  • akk
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
RES
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Glass, Philip
Date time place
Recorded 1987, at Karlshöhe Church and Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, West Germany
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Paul Esswood, countertenor ; Milagro Vargas, alto ; Melinda Liebermann, soprano ; Tero Hannula, baritone ; Helmut Holzapfel, tenor ; Cornelius Hauptmann, bass ; David Warrilow, narrator ; supporting soloists ; Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1950-
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  • Goldman, Shalom
  • Israel, Robert
  • Riddell, Richard Vernon
  • Esswood, Paul
  • Vargas, Milagro
  • Liebermann, Melinda
  • Hannula, Tero
  • Holzapfel, Helmut
  • Hauptmann, Cornelius
  • Warrilow, David
  • Davies, Dennis Russell
  • Staatsoper Stuttgart
Series statement
Masterworks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Akhenaton
  • Operas
  • Compact disc
Label
Akhnaten, [music by] Philip Glass ; [libretto by Philip Glass in association with Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel and Richard Riddell ; vocal text drawn from original sources by Shalom Goldman]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Sung principally in Egyptian, Akkadian, and Hebrew; narration in English
  • Ed. recorded: New York, NY : Dunvagen Music Publishers
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by the composer and S. Goldman, and synopsis, in English with French and German translations, and libretto with English, French and German translations (93 p. : ill., ports.) laid in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (129 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
M2K 42457
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • AAX6388TS
  • (OCoLC)17396758
  • (OCoLC)ocm17396758
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Akhnaten, [music by] Philip Glass ; [libretto by Philip Glass in association with Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel and Richard Riddell ; vocal text drawn from original sources by Shalom Goldman]
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Sung principally in Egyptian, Akkadian, and Hebrew; narration in English
  • Ed. recorded: New York, NY : Dunvagen Music Publishers
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by the composer and S. Goldman, and synopsis, in English with French and German translations, and libretto with English, French and German translations (93 p. : ill., ports.) laid in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (129 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
M2K 42457
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • AAX6388TS
  • (OCoLC)17396758
  • (OCoLC)ocm17396758
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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