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Philip Glass: Waiting for the Barbarians - Andreas Mitschke (vocals); Elvira Soukop (vocals); Eugene Perry (vocals); Grit Redlich (vocals); Kelly God (vocals);...
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Waiting for the Barbarians is an opera composed by Philip Glass on a libretto by Christopher Hampton and based on a novel by Nobel Prize-winning author J.M. Coetzee. This project has been on the back burner for a long time; Glass first contacted Coetzee about adapting his book in 1991 and outlined a treatment of it that year, but the finished product wasn't delivered until 2005. This is a recording of the premiere, held September 10 of that year at the Theatre Erfurt in Germany; in a way, it is appropriate that this work ...

Philip Glass: Waiting for the Barbarians 2008, Orange Mountain Music

UPC: 801837003925