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Waiting for the barbarians / Philip Glass

Glass, Philip (Author). Hampton, Christopher, 1946- (Librettist). Salter, Richard, 1943-2009 (Performer). Perry, Eugene. (Performer). Davies, Dennis Russell. (Conductor). Tews, Michael, bass. (Performer). Soukop, Elvira. (Performer). God, Kelly. (Performer). Mulder, Marisca, 1967- (Performer). Mitschke, Andreas. (Performer). Coetzee, J. M., 1940- Waiting for the barbarians (Added Author). Philharmonisches Orchester Erfurt. (Performer). Theater Erfurt. Chor. (Performer).
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. (12 cm,)
  • Publisher: New York : Orange Mountain Music, p2008

Content descriptions

General Note:
Opera in 2 acts; libretto by Christopher Hampton based on the novel by J.M. Coetzee.
Compact discs.
Program notes with preface by Philip Glass, synopsis, and libretto (35 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Participant or Performer Note:
Richard Salter (Magistrate), Eugene Perry (Colonel Joll), Michael Tews (Warrant Officer Mandel), Elvira Soukop (Barbarian girl), Kelly God (Cook), Marsica Mulder (Star), Andreas Mitschke (Old Man) ; Peter Umstadt, Máté Sólyom-Nagy, Manuel Meyer, Grit Redlich, supporting soloists ; Philharmonisches Orchester Erfurt ; Openchor des Theaters Erfurt ; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in performance, Sept. 10, 2005, Theatre Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany.
Language Note:
Sung in English.
Subject: Operas.

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