When the flame dies - audio and video recording

Hughes, Ed and Morris, Roger (2013) When the flame dies - audio and video recording. [Audio]

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Abstract

An opera based on lost love, ethical quandaries, betrayal and the Orpheus legend. A performance by British soloists, New Music Players, conducted by Carlos del Cueto. Dual CD and DVD release on Metier 4 November 2013. With essays by Prof James Williams and Prof Michal Grover-Friedlander.

The work reflects on French poet and film-maker Jean Cocteau's interest in the Orpheus myth. The release format allows viewing and listening in stereo or in 5.1.

The soloists are:
EDWARD GRINT baritone (Poet)
LUCY WILLIAMS mezzo-soprano (Princess Death)
JULIAN PODGER tenor (Orpheus)
EMILY PHILIPS soprano (Eurydice)
ANDREW RADLEY counter-tenor (Raymond)
DVD: dual sided, PAL & NTSC compatible, region 0 (universal play)

Item Type: Audio
Keywords: opera jean cocteau
Schools and Departments: School of Media, Film and Music > Music
Subjects: M Music. Literature on music. Musical instruction and study > M Music > M1495 Vocal music > M1497 Secular vocal music > M1500 Dramatic music
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Depositing User: Ed Hughes
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2014 08:52
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2014 08:52
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/47382

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