Philip Glass (b.1937): The Perfect American, opera / Christopher Purves, baritone; Teatro Real Madrid, Dennis Russell Davies
2 CD / Orange Mountain Music / 2016-03-04Works: Philip Glass: The Perfect American, opera
Performers: Bunuel, Noelia [Vocals]; de Galvez, Beatriz [Vocals]; Easterlin, John; Fikret, Nazan; James, Zachary; Kaasch, Donald; Kelly, Janis [Soprano Vocal]; Lomas, Rosie [Vocals]; McLaughlin, Marie [Soprano V...
Conductors: Davies, Dennis R.
Ensemble: Teatro Real Madrid
Orange Mountain Music presents the première recording of Philip Glass's 2013 opera The Perfect American, which explores the death of Walt Disney. An exceptional roster...continue...
Recording information: Teatro Real Madrid (02/2013)....continue...
Philip Glass: The Perfect American / Christopher Purves, David Pittsinger, Donald Kaasch, George Janis Kelly, Marie McLaughlin. Dennis Russell Davies [DVD]
1 DVD Video / BBC Opus Arte / 2013-10-29Works: Philip Glass: The Perfect American, opera
Performers: Kaasch, Donald; Kelly, Janis [Soprano Vocal]; McLaughlin, Marie; Pittsinger, David; Purues, Christopher
Conductors: Russell Davies, Dennis
Ensemble: Improbable Skills Ensemble
The last days of the American icon Walt Disney form a powerful and poignant subject for Philip Glass's latest opera, which was filmed at its...continue...
Run Time: 120 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Japanese, Korean
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Performers: Cimmel, Brian [Piano]; Dvorsky, George; Kelly, Janis [Soprano Vocal]; Luker, Rebecca
Conductors: Edwards, John O.; Yates, Martin; Barna, Craig; Valentine, Gareth
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios, London; Clinton Recording Studios, New York....continue...
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Performers: Ager, Jeanette; Bundy, Michael; Burgess, Sally; George, Michael [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Kelly, Janis [Soprano Vocal]; Maltman, Christopher; Maxwell, Donald [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Suart, Richard; Taylo...
Conductors: Corp, Ronald [Composer]
Ensemble: New London Light Opera Chorus
"Corp has brought a sense of a spontaneous stage performance, with an ideal interaction between the characters. For Anglophiles, particularly those who enjoy G &...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2003-09-23Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Festival Overture on the Danish National Hymn, Op. 15; Hamlet, incidental music for soprano, baritone & orchestra, Op. 67a
Performers: Hammond-Stroud, Derek; Kelly, Janis [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Simon, Geoffrey
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra