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The Resource Oedipus rex : opéra-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles. Text by Jean Cocteau, (sound recording)

Oedipus rex : opéra-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles. Text by Jean Cocteau, (sound recording)

Label
Oedipus rex : opéra-oratorio in two acts
Title
Oedipus rex
Title remainder
opéra-oratorio in two acts
Statement of responsibility
after Sophocles. Text by Jean Cocteau
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Performer
Subject
Language
  • fre
  • lat
  • fre
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1882-1971
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stravinsky, Igor
Date time place
Taped in the concert hall of Nordwestdeutscher Rundfunk, Cologne, Oct. 1951. Cocteau's narration was dubbed-in from a Paris performance 8 months later
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Jean Cocteau, narrator (in French); Cologne Radio symphony Orchestra and Chorus; with vocal soloists
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1963
  • 1889-1963
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cocteau, Jean
  • Cocteau, Jean
  • Sophocles
  • Kölner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester
  • Kölner Rundfunkchor
Series statement
Columbia masterworks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Label
Oedipus rex : opéra-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles. Text by Jean Cocteau, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Duration: about 52 min
  • Program notes by Robert Craft and synopsis on container
  • Electronic variable pitch
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5921561
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
r 53000195
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copies form part of the Fred Calland Collection and part of the Selden Y. Trimble Record Collection.
Other physical details
33 1/3 rpm., mono.
Publisher number
ML 4644
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Oedipus rex : opéra-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles. Text by Jean Cocteau, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Duration: about 52 min
  • Program notes by Robert Craft and synopsis on container
  • Electronic variable pitch
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5921561
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
r 53000195
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copies form part of the Fred Calland Collection and part of the Selden Y. Trimble Record Collection.
Other physical details
33 1/3 rpm., mono.
Publisher number
ML 4644
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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