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VALIS : an opera in two parts

Author: Tod MachoverMary KingAnne AzémaJanice FeltyThomas BogdanAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Bridge Records, ℗1988.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronica (Music)
Operas
Material Type: Music, Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tod Machover; Mary King; Anne Azéma; Janice Felty; Thomas Bogdan; Patrick Mason; Daryl Runswick; Terry Edwards; Arnaud Petit; Daniel Ciampolini; Emma Stephenson; Philip K Dick
OCLC Number: 19489388
Language Note: Sung in English.
Notes: For live performers and computer-generated sound.
Based on the novel by Philip K. Dick ; adaptation by the composer, Catherine Ikam, and Bill Raymond ; additional dialogue by Patrick Mason.
Ed. recorded: Ricordi.
Compact disc.
Program notes by the composer, biographical notes, bibliography, and libretto (64 p. : ill.) laid in container.
Credits: Ed. recorded: Ricordi.
Performer(s): Mary King, Anne Azéma, sopranos ; Janice Felty, mezzo-soprano ; Thomas Bogdan, tenor ; Patrick Mason, Daryl Runswick, baritones ; Terry Edwards, bass ; Arnaud Petit, speaker ; Daniel Ciampolini, percussion ; Emma Stephenson, piano, keyboards ; Tod Machover, conductor.
Event notes: Recorded Feb. 19-25, 1988, Experimental Media Facility, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Description: 1 audio disc (77 min., 31 sec.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Explosion and overture (3:22) --
First narrative (3:52) --
Fat's sacrament (1:24) --
Beach scene (2:35) --
Fat's dream (10:20) --
Loneliness transition (3:35) --
Dr. Stone scene (1:31) --
Dr. Stone's aria (3:59) --
Exegesis I (1:29) --
Exegesis II (1:31) --
Gesegnet song (1:38) --
Parsifal narrative (1:40) --
Finale I (2:20) --
VALIS song (4:26) --
Lampton scene (4:21) --
Suffering song (3:48) --
Mini's solo (1:36) --
Sophia's scene (2:42) --
Sophia's aria (6:43) --
Finale II (10:31) --
Slippers song (2:39) --
Final narrative (1:29).
Responsibility: by Tod Machover.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796145820#Agent\/bridge_records<\/a>> # Bridge Records<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bridge Records<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/872274<\/a>> # Computer music<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Computer music<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/100985452<\/a>> # Tod Machover<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Machover<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Tod<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Tod Machover<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/186502522<\/a>> # Emma Stephenson<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Stephenson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Emma<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Emma Stephenson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/32186585<\/a>> # Terry Edwards<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1939<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Edwards<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Terry<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Terry Edwards<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/32209143<\/a>> # Daryl Runswick<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1946<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Runswick<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Daryl<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Daryl Runswick<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/43901353<\/a>> # Daniel Ciampolini<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Ciampolini<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Daniel<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Daniel Ciampolini<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/66315430<\/a>> # Thomas Bogdan<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Bogdan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Thomas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Thomas Bogdan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/76506472<\/a>> # Janice Felty<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Felty<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Janice<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Janice Felty<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/90731174<\/a>> # Patrick Mason<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Mason<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Patrick<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Patrick Mason<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/93728911<\/a>> # Mary King<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"King<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Mary<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Mary King<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/93958490<\/a>> # Anne Az\u00E9ma<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Az\u00E9ma<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Anne<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anne Az\u00E9ma<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/19489388#PublicationEvent\/new_york_n_y_bridge_records_1988<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796145820#Place\/new_york_n_y<\/a>> ; # New York, N.Y.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796145820#Agent\/bridge_records<\/a>> ; # Bridge Records<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"\u21171988<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

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