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Harrison Birtwistle: The Mask Of Orpheus

Birtwhistle / Bbc Symphony Orchestra
Release Date: 01/28/2002 
Label:  Nmc   Catalog #: 954322   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Harrison Birtwistle
Performer:  Omar EbrahimAlan [Baritone Vocals] OpieJean RigbyMarie Angel,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
Number of Discs: 3 
Length: 2 Hours 42 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

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The Mask of Orpheus by Harrison Birtwistle
Performer:  Omar Ebrahim (), Alan [Baritone Vocals] Opie (), Jean Rigby (),
Marie Angel (), Anne-Marie [Mezzo-soprano Vocal] Owens (), Peter Bronder (),
Jon [Tenor Vocal] Garrison ()
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973-1986 
Venue:  Royal Festival Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 

Sound Samples

The Mask of Orpheus: Act I: Parados
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 1: the First Poem of Reminiscence
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene I: First Act of Love - First Duet of Love
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 1: First Passing Cloud
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 1: First Structure of Decision
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 1: First Ceremony
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 1: First Love Duet
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 1: First Song of Magic
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 1: First Immortal Dance
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 2: First Cry of Memory
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 2: Second Passing Cloud
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 2: Second Act of Love
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 2: First Allegorical Flower of Reason
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 2: First Look of Loneliness
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: First Time Shift - First Human Lie
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: First Whisper of Change (a)
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: Second Ceremony - First Exchange
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: First Song of Failure
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: Second Immortal Dance
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: First Hysterical Aria (a)
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: Second Statement of Reason
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: First Hysterical Aria (b)
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: First Magic Formula
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: First Hysterical Aria (c)
The Mask of Orpheus: Act I Scene 3: First Shout of Gratitude
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: Second Time Shift - Second Love Duet
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: First Whisper of Change (b)
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 1st Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 2nd Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 3rd Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 4th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 5th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 6th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 7th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 8th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 1: 9th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 2: 10th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 2: 11th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 2: 12th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 2: 13th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 2: 14th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 2: 15th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 3: 16th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 3: 17th Arch
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 3: Second Allegorical Flower of Reason
The Mask of Orpheus: Act II Scene 3: First Terrible Death - Second Whisper of Change

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