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Philip GlassAkhnaten

Philip Glass - Akhnaten album cover
Label:CBS – M2K 42457
Format:
2 x CD, Album
Country:US
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Genre:Classical
Style:Post-Modern, Opera, Contemporary, Minimal

Tracklist

Act I: Year 1 Of Akhnaten's Reign. Thebes
1-1Prelude: Refrain, Verse 1, Verse 210:44
1-2Prelude: Verse 30:40
1-3Scene 1: Funeral Of Amenhotep III9:00
1-4Scene 2: The Coronation Of Akhnaten17:14
1-5Scene 3: The Window Of Appearances9:12
Act II: Year 5 To 15. Thebes And Akhenaten
1-6Scene 1: The Temple12:47
1-7Scene 2: Akhnaten & Nefertiti10:11
2-1Scene 3: The City. Dance (Beginning)2:30
2-2Scene 3: The City. Dance (Conclusion)5:10
2-3Scene 4: Hymn13:44
Act III: Year 17 And The Present. Akhenaten
2-4Scene 1: The Family11:45
2-5Scene 2: Attack & Fall7:43
2-6Scene 3: The Ruins7:29
2-7Scene 4: Epilogue10:37
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Credits

Notes

An opera in three acts for orchestra, chorus and soloists. Music composed by Philip Glass. Libretto by Philip Glass in association with Shalom Goldman, Robert Israel and Richard Riddell. Vocal text drawn from original sources by Shalom Goldman.
Recorded at Karlshohe Church & Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg, Germany.

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
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Akhnaten (3×LP, Album, Stereo, Box Set, )CBSM3 42457USA, Canada & Europe1987
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Akhnaten (3×Cassette, Album)CBSM3T 42457Europe1987
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Akhnaten (2×CD, Album, Stereo, Box Set, )CBS Masterworks, CBS MasterworksM2K 42457, 42457Europe1987
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Akhnaten (2×CD, Album, Reissue, Unofficial Release)ArsNovaAN-2125Russia2000
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Akhnaten (2×CD, Album, Reissue)Sony ClassicalSM2K 91141USA & Europe2003

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