Misc. Notes, These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection. – Urtext edition after the version. Purchase. Recordings. Gluck, Alceste “Divinites du Styx” Divinit6s du Styx, ministres de la mort, je n’ invoquerai point votre piti cnielle. J’enleve un tendre 6poux a son funeste sort, . Divinités du Styx. Language: French. Pages: 2. Price: $ Divinités du Styx. Add to Cart. Add to Wishlist · View sample in new window.

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It was her first collaboration in a stage performance with director Luchino Visconti.

The Metropolitan Opera has presented Alceste in three different seasons, with four sopranos starring in a total of eighteen performances. Admetus’ friend Hercules arrives and promises to conquer death on his behalf, and travels to Hades.

Maria Callas:Divinités Du Styx Lyrics

Pieces based on Alceste. Le feste d’Apollo and Orfeo ed Euridice Revised versions. The people lament the approaching death of Alceste. A herald announces to the people of Thessaly that King Admeto is gravely ill and that there is little hope.

Maria Callas:Divinités Du Styx/en Lyrics

The people celebrate the king’s recovery. Christoph Willibald Gluck Operas. Meanwhile, Alceste has already arrived at the gates of hell; Admetus tries to dissuade her, but she is sacrificing herself for love, rather than as some heroic act.

Javascript is required for this feature. King Admetus is dying, and his people are in despair. Giovanni Tomaso de trattnern, Operas ; Theatrical Works ; For voices, orchestra ; Scores featuring the voice ; Scores featuring the orchestra ; For voices with orchestra ; Italian language ; French language ; For piano arr ; For 1 player ; Scores featuring the piano ; For orchestra arr ; For orchestra ; For strings arr ; For strings ; Scores featuring string ensemble ; For piano 4 hands arr ; Scores featuring the piano 4 hands ; For 2 players ; For viola, piano arr ; Scores featuring the viola ; For harp, violin arr ; Scores featuring the harp ; Scores featuring the violin.


The oracle says Admeto can be rescued if another voluntarily sacrifices his life. Retrieved from ” http: Naxos Javascript not enabled. Italian Original Version [11].

The second of Gluck’s so-called “reform operas” after Orfeo ed Euridiceit was first performed at the Burgtheater in Vienna on 26 December Evandro calls upon all to pray to the oracle at the temple of Apollo.

Alceste (Gluck) – Wikipedia

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. When he learns the truth, Admetus believes that Alceste is in effect abandoning him, and would prefer to die himself. In Don Giovanniwritten intwenty years after Alceste and the year Gluck died, Mozart used exactly the same chord progression for the Commendatore djvinites to Don Giovanni in the garden scene that Gluck used for the line of the High Priest when saying that Alceste will die if no one takes her place.

This causes great consternation. Berlioz came to the conclusion that Gluck was under so much pressure that he let it happen.

Some of the changes were made upon the advice of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, one of Gluck’s greatest French admirers. The decision of the gods is not revoked.


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Contents 1 Performances 1. Editor Max Spicker Her final performance of the role, on 11 Februarymarks the last time to date that the opera has been performed at the Met.

She sang the role styxx total of eight times that season. Work Title Alceste Alt ernative. However, Alceste says good-bye to the children. Ending re-written by Weingartner.

Alceste tells Ismene of her intentions. Arranger Pierre Gouinpiano reduction – Contact. In a dense forest dedicated to the gods of the underworld, Ismene asks Alceste why she is leaving her husband and children.

Maria Callas starred as Alceste in a production at La Scala in which was recorded. This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project. Retrieved from ” https: Arranger Felix Weingartner — Arranger Theodore Thomaspiano reduction. The opera is usually given in the revised version, although this is sometimes translated into Italian. Gluck fought several efforts to make the new divinitrs of Alceste conform to French tastes, resisting pressure to end the opera with an extended ballet.

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