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The gambler [sound recording] : opera in four acts

Title
The gambler [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Sergei Prokofiev ; libretto by the composer, based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's novella of the same name.
Author
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953.
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c2001.

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Additional Authors
  • Agudello, Jessica.
  • Aleksashkin, Sergei.
  • Allen, Peter, 1920-2016.
  • Anisimov, Alexander.
  • Blier, Steven.
  • Boutros, Kamel.
  • Carfizzi, Patrick.
  • Cokorinos, Philip.
  • Daunoras, Vaclovas.
  • Di Villarosa, Emmanuel.
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881.
  • Elias, Diane.
  • Fanning, John (Singer)
  • Fiorito, John.
  • Fitch, Bernard.
  • Fracker, Richard.
  • Galusin, Vladimir.
  • Gassiev, Nikolai.
  • Gergiev, Valeriĭ, 1953-
  • Gonzales, Yvonne.
  • Grishko, Volodymyr.
  • Gur︠i︡akova, Olʹga.
  • Handley, Rachel.
  • Hoffman, Wendy (Mezzo-soprano)
  • Kaden, Mara.
  • Laciura, Anthony.
  • Laptev, ︠I︡Uriĭ.
  • Lehr, LeRoy.
  • Mavrovitis, Reveka.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
  • Naldi, Ronald.
  • Obraz︠t︡sova, Elena.
  • Pomponi, Franco.
  • Savova, Olga.
  • Shalamayev, Iosef.
  • Trebnik, Andrea.
  • Valdes, Eduardo (Tenor)
  • Vernon, Richard, 1950-
  • Walker, Alfred (Bass)
Description
3 sound discs : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Metropolitan Opera.
Series Statement
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 31, 2001.
Uniform Title
  • Igrok
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Texaco quiz kids (Radio program)
Alternative Title
Igrok
Subject
Note
  • Subtitle from house program.
  • Durations: 42:32 (synopses and features) ; 2:10:45 (opera).
  • Compact discs.
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news,
Performer (note)
  • Sergei Alexashkin (The general) ; Olga Guryakova (Polina) ; Vladimir Galouzine (Alexei) ; Elena Obraztsova (Grammy) ; Nikolai Gassiev (The marquis) ; John Fanning (Mr. Astley) ; Olga Savova (Mme. Blanche) ; Richard Fracker (Prince Nilsky) ; Alexander Anisimov (Baron Würmerhelm) ; Yuri Laptev (Potapich) ; Vaclovas Daunoras (Director) ; Ronald Naldi, Eduardo Valdes (Croupiers) ; LeRoy Lehr (Fat Englishman) ; Richard Vernon (Tall Englishman) ; Andrea Trebnik (Garish lady) ; Yvonne Gonzales (Pale lady) ; Reveka Mavrovitis (Lady Comme ci, Comme ça) ; Wendy Hoffman (Venerable lady) ; Diane Elias (Suspicious old lady) ; Vladimir Grishko (Reckless gambler) ; Bernard Fitch (Sickly gambler) ; Anthony Laciura (Hunchback gambler) ; Kamel Boutros (Unlucky gambler) ; Philip Cokorinos (Old gambler) ; Emmanuel di Villarosa, Iosef Shalamayev, Franco Pomponi, John Fiorito, Alfred Walker and Patrick Carfizzi (Six gamblers) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Valery Gergiev, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar, 31, 2001.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in Russian.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of Acts 1 & 2 (Peter Allen) ; Act 1 ; Act 2 -- CD 2. Act 3 ; Act 4 ; closing (Allen) ; CD 3. Texaco quiz kids (Steven Blier, host, with Rachel Handley, Jessica Agudello and Mara Kaden) ; synopsis of Acts 3 & 4 (Allen).
Call Number
*LDC 26935
Author
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953.
Title
The gambler [sound recording] : opera in four acts / Sergei Prokofiev ; libretto by the composer, based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's novella of the same name.
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c2001.
Series
Texaco-Metropolitan Opera Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Mar. 31, 2001.
Cast
Sergei Alexashkin (The general) ; Olga Guryakova (Polina) ; Vladimir Galouzine (Alexei) ; Elena Obraztsova (Grammy) ; Nikolai Gassiev (The marquis) ; John Fanning (Mr. Astley) ; Olga Savova (Mme. Blanche) ; Richard Fracker (Prince Nilsky) ; Alexander Anisimov (Baron Würmerhelm) ; Yuri Laptev (Potapich) ; Vaclovas Daunoras (Director) ; Ronald Naldi, Eduardo Valdes (Croupiers) ; LeRoy Lehr (Fat Englishman) ; Richard Vernon (Tall Englishman) ; Andrea Trebnik (Garish lady) ; Yvonne Gonzales (Pale lady) ; Reveka Mavrovitis (Lady Comme ci, Comme ça) ; Wendy Hoffman (Venerable lady) ; Diane Elias (Suspicious old lady) ; Vladimir Grishko (Reckless gambler) ; Bernard Fitch (Sickly gambler) ; Anthony Laciura (Hunchback gambler) ; Kamel Boutros (Unlucky gambler) ; Philip Cokorinos (Old gambler) ; Emmanuel di Villarosa, Iosef Shalamayev, Franco Pomponi, John Fiorito, Alfred Walker and Patrick Carfizzi (Six gamblers) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Valery Gergiev, conductor ; Peter Allen, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 65, no. 10 (Apr. 2001).
Event
Live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Mar, 31, 2001.
Language
Sung in Russian.
Added Author
Allen, Peter, 1920-2016. Commentator
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881. Igrok.
Aleksashkin, Sergei. Performer
Gur︠i︡akova, Olʹga. Performer
Galusin, Vladimir. Performer
Obraz︠t︡sova, Elena. Performer
Gassiev, Nikolai. Performer
Fanning, John (Singer) Performer
Savova, Olga. Performer
Fracker, Richard. Performer
Anisimov, Alexander. Performer
Laptev, ︠I︡Uriĭ. Performer
Daunoras, Vaclovas. Performer
Naldi, Ronald. Performer
Valdes, Eduardo (Tenor) Performer
Lehr, LeRoy. Performer
Vernon, Richard, 1950- Performer
Trebnik, Andrea. Performer
Gonzales, Yvonne. Performer
Mavrovitis, Reveka. Performer
Hoffman, Wendy (Mezzo-soprano) Performer
Elias, Diane. Performer
Grishko, Volodymyr. Performer
Fitch, Bernard. Performer
Laciura, Anthony. Performer
Boutros, Kamel. Performer
Cokorinos, Philip. Performer
Di Villarosa, Emmanuel. Performer
Shalamayev, Iosef. Performer
Pomponi, Franco. Performer
Fiorito, John. Performer
Walker, Alfred (Bass) Performer
Carfizzi, Patrick. Performer
Gergiev, Valeriĭ, 1953- Conductor
Blier, Steven. Commentator
Handley, Rachel. Commentator
Agudello, Jessica. Commentator
Kaden, Mara. Commentator
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Texaco quiz kids (Radio program)
Gift of Metropolitan Opera.
Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 26935
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