Music recording — 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Les noces : a dance cantata after traditional Russian texts (21:22)
Oedipus Rex : opera-oratorio in two acts after Sophocles / libretto in French by Jean Cocteau, translated into Latin with the exception of the narrator's text by Abbé Jean Daniélou (52:27)
Valery Gergiev conducts a new recording of Stravinsky's iconic neo-classical oratorio Oedipus Rex, complete with Jean Cocteau's original French narration spoken by Gerard Depardieu.
"5 out of 5...superbly done."--The Guardian.