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Glass: In The Penal Colony

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Philip Glass' one act chamber opera In the Penal Colony was composed in 2000. The libretto is by Rudolph Wurlitzer and based on a story by Franz Kafka.

Track Listings

Disc: 1

  1. The Machine
  2. Prologue
  3. Scene 1
  4. Scene 2
  5. Scene 3
  6. Scene 4
  7. Scene 5
  8. Scene 6
  9. Scene 7
  10. Scene 8
  11. Scene 9
  12. Scene 10
  13. Scene 11
  14. Scene 12
  15. Scene 13
  16. Scene 14
  17. Scene 15
  18. Scene 16
  19. Epilogue

Product details

  • Performer: Music Theatre Wales, Michael Rafferty, Michael Bennett, tenor, Omar Ebrahim, et al.
  • Orchestra: Music Theatre Wales
  • Conductor: Michael Rafferty
  • Composer: Philip Glass
  • Audio CD (December 27, 2011)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • ASIN: B0067OOY6E
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 4 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #87,851 in CDs & Vinyl (See Top 100 in CDs & Vinyl)
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