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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Evandro calls upon all to pray to the oracle at the temple of Apollo.

Berlioz came to the conclusion that Gluck was under so much pressure that he let it happen. Retrieved d ” https: Apollo arrives, promises Hercules immortality, and leaves Admetus and Alceste in a world that seems devoid of death.

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Alceste joins them and asks Apollo for pity. A herald announces to the people of Thessaly that King Admeto is gravely ill and that there is little hope. Editor Max Spicker Naxos Javascript not enabled. Work Title Alceste Alt ernative. LitolffCollection Litolff, n. The opera is usually given in the revised version, although this is sometimes translated into Italian.


Alceste, Wq.44 (Gluck, Christoph Willibald)

The Met premiere of the opera, on 24 Januaryfeatured Divimites Lawrence. Admetus does not realize that Alceste has volunteered to die in his place, and his wife won’t give herself up until the record is set straight. The second of Gluck’s so-called “reform operas” after Orfeo ed Euridiceit was first performed at the Burgtheater in Vienna on 26 December Arranger Paul Klengel — PDF scanned by archive. Arranger Felix Weingartner — However, Alceste says good-bye to the children.

Admetus’ friend Hercules arrives and promises to conquer death on his behalf, and travels to Hades. Both versions are in three acts.

When Alceste appears, he questions her until she confesses. She sang the role a diginites of eight times that season. King Admetus is dying, and his people are in despair. These file s are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection. It was her first collaboration in a stage performance with director Luchino Visconti.

Maria Callas:Divinités Du Styx Lyrics

The decision of the gods is not revoked. Alceste 8 May on operatoday. Editor Pierre Gouin – Contact. Pieces based on Alceste. Javascript is required for this feature.

Alceste also has no role for the castrato voice, although Gluck would return to using a castrato in his next opera, Paride ed Elenaand even rewrite the tenor role of Admetus for the soprano castrato Giuseppe Millicoin the revival of Divinitws in Vienna.


There were four more performances that season, two starring Lawrence and two starring Rose Bampton. Having said good-bye sttyx Alceste, Admeto decides to follow her into death.

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Queen Alceste believes she is the victim Apollo has in mind, but declares divnites will surrender her life only for love. Le feste d’Apollo and Orfeo ed Euridice Revised versions.

Arranger Pierre Gouinpiano reduction – Contact. For Millico, Gluck’s favourite singer and intimate friend, the composer had already transposed up the originally contralto role of Orfeo in the divnites Italian performance of Orfeo ed Euridiceat Parma in cf.: Giovanni Tomaso de trattnern, PDF scanned by University of T The people celebrate the king’s recovery. Maria Callas starred as Alceste in a production at La Scala in which was recorded.

The libretto in Italian was written by Ranieri de’ Calzabigi and based on the play Alcestis by Euripides.