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Music Text

libretto by Viktor Yerofeyev (R)


S,T,2Bar,B-Chorus of Friends, Chorus of Idiots, Chorus of Homosexuals, Chorus of Informers
8 additional windplayers in second picture (orchestral wind section)

Abbreviations (PDF)

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World Premiere
Het Muziektheater, Amsterdam
Boris A Pokrovsky, dir/Ilja Kabakow, prod/Jean Kalman, lighting engineer / Netherlands Opera/Rotterdam PhilharmonicOrchestra / Mstislav Rostropovich
Recommended Recording

Dale Duesing, Romain Bischkoff, Teresa Ringholz, Howard Haskin, Leonid Zimnenko, Robin Leggate, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Mstislav Rostropovich
Sony CD52495

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