Vocal Works



Year of release: 2001

Vocal Works

BMC CD 038

 

01. Two monologues (1998)
for baritone and orchestra
13:18
02. Harakiri (1973)
Scene with music for recitation, 2 Shakuhachi and wood-cutter
18:56
03. Tale (1968)
Text: Hungarian folk-tales selection
12:35
04. Insetti galanti (1970/89)
Comedy madrigal
7:13
05. Cricket music (1970)
Organised nature-sounds
5:00

 

 Total time: 57:15

 

Performers
Two monologues (1998)
Wojtek Drabowicz - baritone
SWR Symphony Orchestra, Baden-Baden/Freiburg
Peter Eötvös - conductorHarakiri (1973)
Tokk Ensemble (Tokyo)
Kaoru Ishii - recitation
Shizuo Aoki, Katsuya Yokoyama - shakuhachi
Yasunori Yamaguchi - wood-cutterTale (1968)
Piroska Molnár - voiceInsetti galanti (1970/89)
Tomkins Vocal Ensemble Budapest
(artistic director: János Dobra)
Peter Eötvös - conductor

Cricket music (1970)
Organised nature-sounds

Production notes:
Two monologues (1998)
Text: Anton Chekhov
Recorded at SWR Freiburg (1999)
Engineer: Helmut Hanusch
Edition Ricordi MunichHarakiri (1973)
Text: István Bálint
Live recording (world premiere in Bonn, 1973)
Edition Ricordi MunichTale (1968)
Realised by Péter Eötvös and Werner Scholz
at Electronic Music Studio, WDR Cologne (1968)Insetti galanti (1970/89)
Text: Gesualdo
Recorded by Hungarian Radio Budapest (1998)
Recording engineer: Márta Perédi
Edition Salabert Paris

Cricket music (1970)
Realised by Péter Eötvös and András Székely
in Hungaroton Studio Budapest (1970)

Portraitphoto: Lenke Szilágyi
Designed by Meral Yasar
Architect: Gábor Bachman

Produced by László Gőz