Prokofiev and Vera Janacopoulos wrote the libretto for this surreal fairy-tale, based on Vsevolod Meyerhold's adaptation of a play by Carlo Gozzi. This is a reprint of the 1922 Breitkopf edition, and includes text in Russian and French.
Film of a recent Netherlands production of the opera. Featuring Alain Vernhes, Martial Defontaine, Francois Le Roux, Serghei Khomov, Sandrine Piau and others. With the Rotterdam Philharmonic and Chorus of De Nederlandse Opera.
A production staged by Philippe Calvario at the 2004 Aix-en-Provence Festival. With the EuropaChorAkademie and Mahler Chamber Orchestra.
Film of a 2005 production starring Charles Workman, Jose van Dam, Philippe Rouillon, and others. Sylvain Cambreling conducts the Orchestra and Chorus of the Opera National de Paris. Directed for the stage by Gilbert Deflo.
The complete opera, as performed by solists, chorus and orchestra of the All-Union Radio. Conducted by Gemal Dalgat. On 2 CDs.
A production from the Amsterdam Muziektheater, featuring Alain Vernhes, Martial Defontaine, Francois Le Roux, and others.
With Russian and French texts.
Prokofiev wrote the libretto for this opera, based on a tale by Carlo Gozzi. All texts are in Russian only. With a preface and cast of characters. Reprinted from an earlier edition.
Scottish National Orchestra; Neeme Järvi, conductor.
Andrew Litton conducts the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. SACD.
6 trumpets, 4 horns, 2 trombones, bass trombone, 2 baritone horns, 2 tubas, timpani, percussion.
Photographs of the composer, c.1920 & c.1930, from the B & H collection. Preface by Malcolm MacDonald.
Contents: Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber / Hindemith -- Love for Three Oranges Suite / Prokofiev -- The Miraculous Mandarin Suite / Bartok. Michael Stern conducts the Kansas City Symphony.
Contents: Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber / Hindemith -- The Love for Three Oranges Suite / Prokofiev -- The Miraculous Mandarin Suite / Bartok. Michael Stern conducts the Kansas City Symphony. Hybrid SACD.
Schumann performs Prokofiev's Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80; Violin Sonata No. 2 in D, Op. 94b; March from the Love of Three Oranges; The Mask from Romeo and Juliet; and Waltz from Cinderella. With Henri Sigfridsson, piano.