The oresteia : memory theatre (opera) in 7 parts based on Aeschylus drama / Liza Lim.
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|The Oresteia (1993) memory theatre (opera) in 7 parts based on Aeschylus' drama||Liza Lim, Barrie Kosky and Liza Lim|
Contents note: 7 positions of a memory theatre (Cassandra's dream song) -- Memory spills from the spilt skulls of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon -- Cassandra (The banquet) -- The Furies -- Clytemnestra's ghost -- Apollo's masque (the missing "Satyr play") -- Athena's trumpet.
Booklet includes programme note (in Italian and English) and libretto.
Libretto translated from works by Aeschylus, Sapho and Tony Harrison.
Recording level: DDD.
Capture session: Recorded on 31 May and 1 June 1993, at Dallas Brooks Hall, Melbourne.
Performers: Elision Ensemble ; Sandro Gorli (conductor).
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