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Author Ligeti, György, 1923-2006.
Title Le grand macabre / György Ligeti.
Imprint Mainz [Germany] : Wergo, [1991]

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Author Ligeti, György, 1923-2006.
Subject Ghelderode, Michel de, 1898-1962. -- Musical settings.
Alt Name Meschke, Michael,
Weller, Dieter,
Walmsley-Clark, Penelope,
Fredricks, Olive,
Haage, Peter, 1935-
Puhlmann-Richter, Christa,
Smith, Kevin, 1942-
Krekow, Ude,
Davies, Eirian, 1964-
Prikopa, Herbert, 1935-
Strachwitz, Ernst Leopold,
Leutgeb, Johann,
Salzer, Ernst, 1876-1915,
Modos, Laszlo,
Howarth, Elgar,
Ghelderode, Michel de, 1898-1962. Balade du grand macabre.
Österreichischer Rundfunk. Chor,
Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen (Musical group),
Österreichischer Rundfunk. Symphonie-Orchester,
Description 1 online resource (1 audio file)
Time 015700
Note Wergo: WER 6170-2--WER 6171-2 (additional no. on container: 286 170-2).
Opera in two acts.
Libretto by Michael Meschke and György Ligeti, a free rendition of Michel de Ghelderode's La balade du grand macabre.
Libretto in German with English translation (93, 91 p.) inserted in slipcase and program notes by Ulrich Dibelius in German with English and French translations (28 p.) laid in container.
Sung in German.
Performer Dieter Weller, baritone ; Penelope Walmsley-Clark, soprano ; Olive Fredricks, mezzo-soprano ; Peter Haage, tenor ; Christa Puhlamann-Richter, Kevin Smith, Ude Krekow, Eirian Davies, Herbert Prikopa, Ernst Leopold Strachwitz, Johann Leutgeb, Ernst Salzer, Laszlo Modos, supporting soloists ; ORF-Chor ; Arnold Schönberg-Chor ; Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen ; ORF-Symphonie-Orchester ; Elgar Howarth, conductor.
Note Recorded Oct. 16, 1987 in the Grossen Konzerthaussaal, Vienna.
Contents Le Grand Macabre / Gyorgy Ligeti ; Gyorgy Ligeti (Dieter Weller, bass ; Herbert Prikopa, baritone ; Peter Haage, tenor ; Penelope Walmsley-Clark, soprano ; Olive Fredricks, soprano ; Christa Puhlmann-Richter, mezzo-soprano ; Kevin Smith, counter-tenor ; Ude Krekow, bass ; Eirian Davies, soprano ; Ernst Leopold Strachwitz, narrator ; Johann Leutgeb, baritone ; Ernst Salzer, baritone ; Laszlo Modos, baritone ; Elgar Howarth, conductor ; Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra ; Arnold Schoenberg Choir ; Austrian Radio Chorus ; Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen Children's Choir).
Note Description based on hard copy version record.
Publisher # WER6170-2 Wergo
OCLC # ocn811337932
Additional Format Source record: Ligeti, György, 1923-2006. Grand macabre. Mainz [Germany] : Wergo, p1991 8371505604 (OCoLC)24775479

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