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Oedipus Rex

DVD
58 min
1992
M1500 .S77 O33 2005 DVD

Opera-oratorio in two acts. Music by Igor Stravinsky. Libretto after Sophocles by Jean Cocteau, Latin translation by Jean Daniélou, Japanese translation by Kazuko Matsuoka.

Performers: Jessye Norman (Jocasta) ; Philip Langridge (Oedpius) ; Bryn Terfel (Creon) ; Min Tanaka (Oedipus dancer) ; Kayoko Shiraishi (The Speaker) ; Harry Peeters (Tiresias) ; Michio Tatara (Messenger) ; Robert Swensen (Shepherd) ; Shinyu-Kai Chorus ; Tokyo Opera Singers ; Saito Kinen Festival Dancers ; Saito Kinen Orchestra ; Seiji Ozawa, conductor.

Filmed at the Saito Kinen Festival, Matsumoto, Japan.

ung in Latin, spoken in Japanese; subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese (opera only).

Distributed by Universal Classics (www.universalclassics.com).

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