The Resource Castor & Pollux, Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre-Joseph Bernard, (electronic resource)

Castor & Pollux, Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre-Joseph Bernard, (electronic resource)

Label
Castor & Pollux
Title
Castor & Pollux
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre-Joseph Bernard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Castor (Jeffrey Thompson) and Pollux (Hadleigh Adams) are twins, born to the same mother but different fathers: Pollux, the son of Jupiter, is immortal; Castor, the son of a mortal, is not. Pollux is the king of Sparta. Castor & Pollux was premiered on 24 October 1737 at the Academie Royale de Musique in Paris. The 1754 revival was first performed in June 1754. This production was recorded live in Sydney in 2013
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NAXOS
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Jeffrey Thompson (Castor), Hadleigh Adams (Pollux), Celeste Lazarenko (Telaire), Margaret Plummer (Phoebe), Paul Goodwin-Groen (Jupiter), Anna Fraser (Cleone / Follower of Hebe / A Spirit), Pascal Herrington (Mercure / The Athlete), Mark Donnelly (High Priest), Orchestra of the Antipodes ; conductor: Antony Walker
Series statement
Naxos Music Library
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Castor & Pollux, Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto, Pierre-Joseph Bernard, (electronic resource)
Link
https://ezproxy.ae.talonline.ca/login?url=https://epl.NaxosMusicLibrary.com/catalogue/item.asp?cid=PG003
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • EPLMNA
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Castor et Pollux
  • Jean-Philippe Rameau ; Pierre-Joseph Bernard
  • (Anna Fraser, soprano ; Jeffrey Thompson, tenor ; Mark Donnelly, vocals ; Margaret Plummer, mezzo-soprano ; Celeste Lazarenko, soprano ; Hadleigh Adams, bass-baritone ; Paul Goodwin-Groen, bass ; Pascal Herington, tenor ; Antony Walker, conductor ; Orchestra of the Antipodes ; Cantillation)
Control code
ocn941809289
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 streaming sound file).
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
PG003
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u1757119
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o941809289
  • (CaAE) o941809289
  • (OCoLC)941809289
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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