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Prokofiev: Opera - The Sory of a Real Man

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CHAN 10002
 
Multiple Set of 2 CDs
Prokofiev: Opera - The Sory of a Real Man
Release Date: September 2002
Composer (1891-1953)
Sergey Prokofiev
Solo baritone - Alexei
Yevgeny Kibkalo
Solo soprano - Olga
Glafira Deomidova
Solo tenor - Grandfather Mikhailo
Georgi Shulpin
Solo contralto - Vasilissa
Vera Smirnova
Solo mezzo-soprano - Varya
Margarita Miglau
Solo bass - Andrei
Georgi Pankov
Solo mezzo-soprano - Klavdia
Kiri Leonova
Solo bass - Commissar
Artur Eizen
Solo bass - Vasili Vasilevich
Mark Reshetin
Choral
Chorus of the Bolshoi Theatre
Orchestra
Orchestra of the Bolshoi Theatre
Conductor
Mark Ermler
Venue 1961
Moscow
Engineer
Aleksandr Grosman
Engineer (Remastering)
Pete Reynolds
Genre:
Orchestral & Concertos
Choir
Temporarily out of stock

SERGEY PROKOFIEV

(1891-1953)

Story of a Real Man, Op. 117

112:48
An opera composed in four acts, rearranged in three acts by M. Mendelson-Prokofieva
Libretto by S.S. Prokofiev and M. Mendelson-Prokofieva. Based on the novel by Boris Polevoy
COMPACT DISC ONE
1.
Epigraph. Song of the collective farmers
1:28
Act I
Tableau 1
2.
1.
Alexei at the crash site
4:19
3.
First entr'acte
1:57
Tableau 2
4.
2.
Death field
3:31
5.
3.
Olga's song
1:53
6.
4.
A barrage
0:55
7.
Second entr'acte
2:09
Tableau 3
8.
5.
A scene with some children
2:32
9.
6.
Seryenka's story
1:15
10.
7.
The arrival of the collective farmers
2:35
11.
8.
Song of the collective farmers
2:08
12.
Third entr'acte
2:21
Tableau 4
13.
9.
Song (trio)
4:16
14.
10.
The arrival of Grandmother Vasilissa
2:02
15.
11.
Grandfather's aria
1:31
16.
12.
The approach of the aeroplane
1:07
17.
13.
Andrei's arrival and departure
3:26
Total time: 39:28
COMPACT DISC TWO
Act II
Tableau 5
1.
14.
Alexei's delirium
5:57
2.
15.
Green grove
3:43
Tableau 6
3.
16.
Klavdia's scene with the Commissar
1:04
4.
17.
The Commissar's ballad
3:29
5.
18.
A scene
2:34
6.
19.
A scene
1:01
7.
20.
Kukushkin's song
1:11
8.
21.
A scene
2:23
9.
22.
Alexei's scene with the Commissar
3:20
10.
Reprise of the third entr'acte
2:19
Tableau 7
11.
23.
Scene in the solarium
4:57
12.
24.
Alexei's arioso
3:42
13.
25.
The Commissar's death
6:40
14.
26.
My sweet dream
2:05
Act III
Tableau 8
15.
27.
A letter
3:11
Tableau 9
16.
28.
A scene
2:47
17.
29.
Waltz
2:01
18.
30.
A scene and a dance
0:59
19.
31.
Rumba
2:51
20.
32.
The departure of the pilots
1:25
Tableau 10
21.
33.
Barcarolle
3:04
22.
34.
At the front
1:50
Tableau 11
23.
35.
Waiting
2:27
24.
36.
Alexei's return
4:02
25.
37.
A second letter to Olga
0:45
26.
38.
Olga and Alexei's duet
2:22
27.
39.
Finale (Song of the collective farmers)
1:03
Total time: 73:20
Solo: Yevgeny Kibkalo baritone - Alexei
Solo: Glafira Deomidova soprano - Olga
Solo: Georgi Shulpin tenor - Grandfather Mikhailo
Solo: Vera Smirnova contralto - Vasilissa
Solo: Margarita Miglau mezzo-soprano - Varya
Solo: Georgi Pankov bass - Andrei
Solo: Kiri Leonova mezzo-soprano - Klavdia
Solo: Artur Eizen bass - Commissar
Solo: Mark Reshetin bass - Vasili Vasilevich
Conductor: Mark Ermler




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