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Leoš Janáček, Elisabeth Söderström, Peter Dvorský • Beno Blachut, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Charles Mackerras
Věc Makropulos

Album UK 1979 on Decca label
Classical (Opera, Modern)

UK pressings with purple narrow band labels Labelography code: SET series EP5 Includes 28-page booklet with libretto in Czech and English Recorded in Rosenhügel Wien Film Studios, September-October 1978

        
Musicians
PortraitLeoš Janáček 1854-1928 CZ
composed by, libretto by, album by
PortraitElisabeth Söderström voc, 1927-2009 SE
soprano vocals, emilia marty, album by
PortraitPeter Dvorský voc, *1951 SK
tenor vocals, albert gregor, album by
PortraitBeno Blachut voc, 1913-1985 CZ
tenor vocals, hauk-Šendorf, album by
PortraitWiener Philharmoniker DE
orchestra, album by
PortraitSir Charles Mackerras voc, 1925-2010 AU
conductor, album by
PortraitVáclav Zítek voc, 1932-2011
baritone vocals, jaroslav prus
Dalibor Jedlička voc, 1929-2018 CZ
bass vocals, kolenatý, a lawyer
PortraitJiří Joran voc, 1920-2011 CZ
bass vocals, strojník, an electrician
PortraitWiener Staatsopernchor
chorus
PortraitBlanka Vítková 1948-2014
contralto vocals, komorná, a chamber maid
Anna Czaková *1943
mezzo-soprano vocals, kristina, vítek's daughter
PortraitIvana Mixová voc,
mezzo-soprano vocals, poklízečka, a charlady
PortraitKarel Čapek 1890-1938 CZ
other, author of original play
Paval Kuchař
repetiteur
Zdeněk Švehla voc, *1924
tenor vocals, janek, jaroslav's son
PortraitVladimír Krejčík voc,
tenor vocals, vítek, a solicitor's clerk
Producers
Helmuth Froschauer chorus master
Colin Moorfoot engineer, recording
James Lock engineer, recording
Michael Mailes engineer, recording
John Tyrrell liner notes
G mastered by
Christina Burton photography by, box cover
James Mallinson producer
Michael Haas producer, assistant
Richard Beswick producer, assistant
Album Tracks
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1Věc MakropulosLeoš Janáček, Elisabeth Söderström, Peter Dvorský • Beno Blachut, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Charles Mackerras
2Act I (Beginning)Leoš Janáček, Elisabeth Söderström, Peter Dvorský • Beno Blachut, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Charles Mackerras23:15
3Act I (Conclusion)Leoš Janáček, Elisabeth Söderström, Peter Dvorský • Beno Blachut, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Charles Mackerras12:58
4Act II (Beginning)Leoš Janáček, Elisabeth Söderström, Peter Dvorský • Beno Blachut, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Charles Mackerras8:55
5Act II (Conclusion)Leoš Janáček, Elisabeth Söderström, Peter Dvorský • Beno Blachut, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Charles Mackerras20:38
6Act III (Beginning)Leoš Janáček, Elisabeth Söderström, Peter Dvorský • Beno Blachut, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Charles Mackerras5:25
7Act III (Conclusion)Leoš Janáček, Elisabeth Söderström, Peter Dvorský • Beno Blachut, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Charles Mackerras23:40
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