Saturday, June 5, 2010

ENESCU : OEDIPE

Radio New Zealand Concert network
Sunday 6th of June 2010 at 3.03 - 5.30 pm

INTRODUCTION
SYNOPSIS
REVIEW
 RECORDINGS

ENESCU: Oedipe, an opera in four acts
Oedipus........................ Franck Ferrari
High Priest.................... Stefan Schuller
Shepherd...................... Valentin Racoveanu
Jocasta.......................... Oana Andra
Laius............................. Mihai Lazar
Tiresias......................... Horia Sandu
Phorbas........................ Pompeiu Harasteanu
Merope......................... Adriana Alexandru
Antigone....................... Crina Zancu
Watchman..................... Mihnea Lamatic
Sphinx........................... Ecaterina Tutu
Theseus......................... Vicentiu Taranu
Theban Woman............. Sidonia Nica
Creon........................... Ionut Pascu
Bucharest National Opera Chorus & Orch
Oleg Caetani (Rumanian Radio)

This is a rare musical masterpiece, and it has never attracted my attention before. It tells the full story, from the birth of Oedipus till his end.

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