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The Resource Oedipus rex: : opera-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles, Text and narration by Jean Cocteau

Oedipus rex: : opera-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles, Text and narration by Jean Cocteau

Label
Oedipus rex: : opera-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles
Title
Oedipus rex:
Title remainder
opera-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles
Statement of responsibility
Text and narration by Jean Cocteau
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Narrator
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lat
  • fre
  • lat
Member of
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Date time place
"The present recording was taped in the concert hall of the Nordwestdeutsch Rundfunk in Cologne, in October 1951. M. Cocteau's speeches were dubbed in from a Paris performance 8 months later."
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1500.S873
LC item number
O32 1976
PerformerNote
Martha Mödl, mezzo-soprano; Peter Pears, tenor; Heinz Rehfuss, baritone; supporting soloists; Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus; the composer conducting
Series statement
  • Legendary performances
  • The Composer as performer series
Label
Oedipus rex: : opera-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles, Text and narration by Jean Cocteau
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Stravinsky conducts Stravinsky
  • "Previously released as ML 4644."
  • Cocteau's narration in French
  • Duration: about 51 min
  • Program notes and synopsis by R. Craft on container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
75750608
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Publisher number
  • Y 33789
  • Y 33789
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn506625931
  • (Sirsi) a4285296
  • (UBY)a4285296
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Oedipus rex: : opera-oratorio in two acts, after Sophocles, Text and narration by Jean Cocteau
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Stravinsky conducts Stravinsky
  • "Previously released as ML 4644."
  • Cocteau's narration in French
  • Duration: about 51 min
  • Program notes and synopsis by R. Craft on container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
75750608
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Publisher number
  • Y 33789
  • Y 33789
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn506625931
  • (Sirsi) a4285296
  • (UBY)a4285296
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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