Haydn - Philemon And Baucis album
In Ovid's moralizing fable which stands on the periphery of Greek mythology and Roman mythology, Baucis and Philemon were an old married couple in the region of Tyana, which Ovid places in Phrygia, and the only ones in their town to welcome disguised gods Zeus and Hermes (in Roman mythology, Jupiter and Mercury respectively), thus embodying the pious exercise of hospitality, the ritualized guest-friendship termed xenia, or theoxenia when a god was involved.
Philemon und Baucis, Ho. XIXa:1,1a; Ho. XIXb:2 (singspiel; mostly lost) Work. Wolfgang Brunner Conductor, Salzburger Kammerchor Chorus/Choir, Manuel Warwitz Vocals, Nathalie-Maria Vinzent Vocals, Ulrike Hofbauer Vocals, Norbert Brandauer Choirmaster, Bernhard Berchtold Vocals, Salzburger Hofmusik Ensemble. back to top ^. Similar Albums. Haydn: Complete Overtures. Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta. Joseph Haydn: Philemon und Baucis.
Joseph Haydn: Philemon and Baucis.
Album · 2009 · 13 Songs. Philemon Und Baucis, Ho. XIXa:1: Overture: Allegro Con Espressione. By Gottlieb Konrad Pfeffel, Franz Joseph Haydn & . Bader - Wolfgang Brunner, Bernhard Berchtold, Salzburg Hofmusik, Manuel Warwitz, Ulrike Hofbauer, Nathalie-Maria Vinzent & Salzburg Chamber Choir. 5. XIXa:1: Overture: Andante Con Poco Allegro.
Philemon and Baucis, or Jupiter's Journey to Earth was Haydn's first German Singspiel -he had previously written three or four Italian operas. Composed in 1773 for a visit to Esterháza by Empress Maria Theresa, it opened the new marionette theater, that estate's second opera house. Some of the score has been lost; what remains is at the center of the action, as Jupiter and Mercury journey to earth and restore Philemon's and Baucis's son and his bride to life.
Zeus and the Myth of Hospitality (Philemon and Baucis) Greek Mythology Ep.
Philemon and Baucis is story of poverty, kindness, and hospitality from ancient Roman mythology and Ovid's Metamorphoses. A Story of Poverty, Kindness, and Hospitality. Culture Club, Contributor, Getty Images. History & Culture.
Offer, Haydn: Philemon and Baucis. Christoph Genz (tenor), Maren Engelhardt (mezzo-soprano), Jan Petryka (tenor) & Alexandra Reinprecht (soprano). Vocalforum Graz & Haydn Sinfonietta Wien, Manfred Huss. Manfred Huss directs his ever-alert period band with verve and aplom. Gramophone Magazine, February 2010 Mor. elease Date: 28th Sep 2009. Catalogue No: BISSACD1813. Label: BIS. Length: 59 minutes.
Joseph Haydn wrote a marionette opera Philemon und Baucis, oder Jupiters Reise auf die Erde in 1773. Baucis and Philemon are characters in the fifth act of Goethe's Faust II (1832). Gogol wrote an ironic and bittersweet reworking of the legend in his 1835 novella The Old World Landowners. Charles Gounod wrote his opéra comique Philémon et Baucis in 1860. One of the cities in Italo Calvino 's Invisible Cities (1972) is named after Baucis. Charles Frazier 's novel, Cold Mountain (1997), ends with a reading of this myth
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- Chorus – Choir Of The Vienna State Opera*
- Conductor – Meinhard von Zallinger
- Orchestra – Vienna Symphony Orchestra, The*