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James MacMillan (b. 1959)

Premiere recording
The Sacrifice (2005-06) 131:06
Opera in Three Acts
Libretto by Michael Symmons Roberts
Based on a story from The Mabinogion

Christopher Purves baritone - General
Lisa Milne soprano - Sian
Peter Hoare tenor - Mal
Leigh Melrose baritone - Evan
Sarah Tynan soprano - Megan
Rosie Hay soprano - 'The Birds' of Rhiannon/Three Dressers
Samantha Hay soprano - 'The Birds' of Rhiannon/Three Dressers
Amanda Baldwin soprano - 'The Birds' of Rhiannon/Three Dressers
Guests etc., Mal's Men
Chorus of Welsh National Opera
Orchestra of Welsh National Opera
Anthony Negus
Recorded in:
Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff
6 October 2007 (live recording)
Producer(s)
Rebecca Warner
Sound Engineer(s)
Mike Frost
Simon Smith (Assistant)
Format: DDD
Bit Rate: Pre - 20 Bit


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