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 Offer,Börtz - His name was Orestes

Anita Björk (narrator), Annalena Persson, Ingrid Tobiasson, Marianne Eklöf, Anna Larsson, Anders Larsson, Olle Persson and Esa Ruuttunen (vocal soloists) & Dan Laurin (recorder)

Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra & Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Alan Gilbert

… a fine eye for detail and imaginatively spare use of full orchestral resources which now distinguishes Bortz as a composer of music drama.

2 CDs

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Contents

Börtz: Hans namn var Orestes (His Name Was Orestes)

1:28:49
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  • Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Alan Gilbert
  • Marianne Eklof (alto), Esa Ruuttunen (bass), Ingrid Tobiasson (mezzo-soprano), Olle Persson (baritone), Anna Larsson (alto), Anders Larsson (baritone), Johan Christensson (actor), Anita Bjork (narrator), Annalena Persson (soprano), Adrian Dolata (boy soprano), Carl-Henric Qvarfordt (actor)
  • Recorded: April 2004
  • Recording Venue: Stockholm Concert Hall, Sweden

Part 1 Prologue: Herden tog till sitt hem en spad (The herdsman took to his home) (Herdsman)

4:23
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Part 1 Scene 1: Det tionde aret fullbordat sitt lopp (Ten years had passed) (Choir Leader)

3:16
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Part 1 Scene 2: Hephaistos, eldens gud (Hephaestus, god of fire) (Clytemnestra, Choir, Choir Leader)

8:53
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Part 1 Scene 3: Agamemnon! (Choir, Agamemnon, Clytemnestra, Choir Leader)

8:52
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Part 1 Scene 4: Kassandra (Cassandra) (Choir, Cassandra)

12:08
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Part 1 Interlude: De himmelska stod Agamemnon bi (The heavens aided Agamemnon) (Choir Leader)

0:31
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Part 1 Scene 5: Tva ganger slog jag till (Twice I struck) (Choir, Clytemnestra, Aegisthus)

5:55
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Part 1 Epilogue: Hor, lever ej Orestes nagonstans? (Listen, is not Orestes alive somewhere?) (Choir)

3:47
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Part 2 Prologue: Elektra (Electra) (Choir, Electra, Leader of the Choir)

8:25
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Part 2 Scene 1: Den karaste du har, star framfor dig (What is dearest to you stands before you) (Orestes, Electra, Choir Leader)

4:44
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Part 2 Scene 2: Jag ar en framling (I am a stranger) (Orestes, Clytemnestra, Chilissa, Choir Leader, Janitor)

7:20
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Part 2 Scene 3: Dagen har grytt! (Day has dawned!) (Choir, Orestes, Choir Leader)

3:16
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Part 2 Scene 4: Dom mig nu skyldig eller frikann mig (Find me guilty, or find me innocent) (Orestes, Athena, Choir, Choir Leader, Apollo)

5:19
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Part 2 Scene 5: Ve er, ni unga gudar! (Woe unto you, ye young gods!) (Choir Leader, Choir, Athena)

9:24
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Part 2 Epilogue: Herden tog till sitt hem en spad (The herdsman took to his home) (Herdsman)

2:36
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Börtz: A Joker's Tales, concerto for recorder and orchestra

20:26
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  • Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Alan Gilbert
  • Dan Laurin (recorder)
  • Recorded: December 2002
  • Recording Venue: Stockholm Concert Hall, Sweden