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Marie Nelson Bennett: Orpheus Lex

Nelson Bennet
Release Date: 04/29/2014 
Label:  Ravello   Catalog #: 7885   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Marie Bennett
Performer:  Wendy BakerDavid [Baritone Vocal] Arnold
Conductor:  Harold Rosenbaum
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Orpheus Lex, opera by Marie Bennett
Performer:  Wendy Baker (), David [Baritone Vocal] Arnold ()
Conductor:  Harold Rosenbaum
Period: Contemporary 
Date of Recording: 02/13/2010 
Venue:  Symphony Space, New York, NY 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Orpheus lex: Act I: Entrance (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Red River Opening (Orpheus)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Orpheus stares at the river, hearing its sound (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Sounds of the River (Chorus)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Sounds Interlude
Orpheus lex: Act I: Orpheus sees Eurydice emerge from the river (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Hello (Orpheus)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Eurydice emerges from the water wearing a smock-like dress (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Slow (Orpheus)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Slow Interlude
Orpheus lex: Act I: As Eurydice gets dry and puts on one of Orpheus' shirts (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: A Person Imagines (Eurydice)
Orpheus lex: Act I: A Person Interlude
Orpheus lex: Act I: What might happen if Eurydice decides to change her looks? (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Don't Look at My Hair (Eurydice, Orpheus, Chorus)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Hair Interlude
Orpheus lex: Act I: Eurydice recalls her time in the underworld where she heard (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Lists (Eurydice, Women's Chorus)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Lists Interlude
Orpheus lex: Act I: Orpheus thinks back fondly about the time when he was a boy (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: A Boy (Orpheus)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Eurydice remembers poignantly about being that young (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: That Young (Eurydice)
Orpheus lex: Act I: Orhpeus and Eurydice look intently at each other (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act I: That Young Interlude
Orpheus lex: Applause
Orpheus lex: Act II: Act Two repeats the same action as in Act One (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Shenandoah (Orpheus, Eurydice)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Orpheus looks up at the stuffed animals peering down from (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act II: It's Hard to See (Orpheus)
Orpheus lex: Act II: It's Hard to See Interlude
Orpheus lex: Act II: The chorus sings about Orpheus' former career (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Wandered (Chorus)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Wandered Interlude
Orpheus lex: Act II: Eurydice is getting desperate (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act II: The Cloth
Orpheus lex: Act II: The Cloth Chorus (Chorus, Eurydice)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Eurydice sleeps for a long time (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act II: You're Being Very Good (Eurydice, Orpheus)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Never (Chorus)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Eurydice prepares to go back into the river (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act II: I Want to Get Ready (Eurydice)
Orpheus lex: Act II: I Want to Get Ready Interlude
Orpheus lex: Act II: The original scene reappears (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act II: River Ending (Orpheus, Chorus)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Orpheus looks out and sees a woman (Narrator)
Orpheus lex: Act II: Hello Ending (Orpheus)

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