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A recording of the 1951 world premiere, conducted by Stravinsky himself. With Robert Rounseville, Otakar Kraus, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, and others.
London Symphony, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor.
Featuring Felicity Lott, Leo Goeke, Rosalind Elias, and others. Bernard Haitik conducts the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Staged by David Hockney.
This production sets the action in 1950s Las Vegas. With Laura Claycomb, Andrew Kennedy, William Shimell, and others. Conducted by Kazushi Ono. Directed for the stage by Stephen Betteridge.
A 2010 production of the Glyndebourne Festival. Featuring Topi Lehtipuu, Miah Persson, Matthew Rose, and others. Conducted by Vladimir Jurowski. Directed for the stage by John Cox.
Film of a production from La Monnaie, directed for the stage by Robert Lepage. With Laura Claycomb, Andrew Kennedy, William Shimell, Julianne Young and more.
Robert Craft conducts this 1993 recording, which features Jayne West, Jon Garrison, Arthur Woodley, and others. With the Orchestra of St. Luke's.
Walton: Henry V; The First of the Few; Vaughan Williams: The Loves of Joanna Gooden; Collins: Odette; Rozsa: Spellbound; Alwyn: Desert Victory; The Rake's Progress; Jacob: Esther Waters and more!
Librettos of Paul Bunyan (Britten), The Rake's Progress (Stravinsky), Elegy fo Young Lovers & The Bassarids (Henze), Love's Labour's Lost (Nabokov), Magic Flute, The Entertainment of the Senses (J.Gardner); with extensive notes tracing the history of production, revisions; full texts of early…
Commissioned by Nicholas Daniel and premiered by him with Julius Drake, piano in the Wigmore Hall, London, October 1994. Suggested by a scene in the Auden/ Kallman libretto for The Rake's Progress. With program note and performance notes by the composer.
…professor of English and comparative literature, and Michael Hutcheon, M.D., professor of medicine,studied the interconnected subtexts of erotic attraction, illness and death in several 19th and 20th Century operatic texts, such as Parsifal, Lulu, Rake's Progress. With b&w ill, notes, index.
…Edward Elgar Performers: London Symphony Orchestra (Orchestra). Conductor: Adrian Boult. Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra. -- The Rake's Progress, ballet / Gavin Gordon Performers: Orchestra of The Royal Opera (Orchestra). Conductor: Robert Irving. Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra of The…