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Opera In English - Janacek: Osud / Mackerras, Field, Et Al


Release Date: 10/26/1999 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 3029   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Leos Janácek
Performer:  Helen FieldKathryn HarriesPhilip Langridge
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Welsh National Opera ChorusWelsh National Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Brangwyn Hall, Swansea 13-18 July 1989 Producer(s) James Mallinson Jane Woodfield (Assistant) Sound Engineer(s) Mark Vigars Peter Newble (Remastering) Recorded in: Brangwyn Hall, Swansea 13-18 July 1989 Producer(s) James Mallinson Jane Woodfield (Assistant) Sound Engineer(s) Mark Vigars Peter Newble (Remastering) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Fate by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Helen Field (Soprano), Kathryn Harries (Soprano), Philip Langridge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Welsh National Opera Chorus,  Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1905; Brno, Czech Republic 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act I: Orchestra
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act I: Orchestra (Music from the bandstand) - Free as a bird I bask in the sunshine (A poet)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act I: Heavens, it's him! (Mila)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act I: Is it your child you've come for? (Mila)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act I: Sun in the heavens up on high (Dr Suda)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act I: We're back too late (Zivny)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act I: The sun's vanished (Mila)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act I: Never will I forget this fleeting moment! (Engineer)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act II: Orchestra - Slumber on undisturbed in the shadow (Zivny)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act II: Piano - I do, I do! (Mila)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act II: We're married now (Zivny)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act II: Mummy, Mummy! (Doubek)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act II: Unspoken thoughts go far beyond words (Míla's mother)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act III: Orchestra - Listen to the thunder over the horizon (Students)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act III: Endless the pain I must suffer (Hrazda)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act III: Orchestra - Enough of that! (Verva)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act III: Mummy, Mummy! Do you know what love is? (Verva)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act III: People said it must have been his falling in love (Zivny)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act III: Bitter memories! (Zivny)
Osud (Fate), JW I/5 (sung in English): Act III: It seems to be so clear (Zivny)

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