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MARTINU, B.: Ariane, H. 370 [Opera] (National Theatre Prague, 1992)

Ariane, H. 370
Composer: Martinu, Bohuslav
Librettist/Text Author: Martinu, Bohuslav
Librettist/Text Author: Neveux, Georges
Conductor: Neumann, Vaclav
Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Chorus: Prague Philharmonic Chorus
Chorus Master: Matl, Lubomir

Ariadna: Lindsley, Celina
Burun: Dolezal, Vladimir
Minotauros: Novak, Richard
Starec: Vele, Ludek
Strazce: Kopp, Miroslav
Theseus: Phillips, Norman

Television Director: Simerda, Tomas

Date of Production: 1992
Venue: Prague State Opera
Playing Time: 00:44:53
Catalogue Number: EuroArts0583

The Czech composer based his libretto on the play Le Voyage de Thesee by his friend and trusted source of inspiration, Georges Neveux. Martinu is said to have written the opera for Maria Callas. In this production, the role is sung by the internationally renowned American prima donna, Celina Lindsay.

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