Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-10 of 148 items for:

Elektra x clear all

Elektra

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

Ballet in one act with choreography by Helpmann, music by Arnold, and design by A. Boyd. Premiered 26 Mar. 1963 by the Royal Ballet at Covent Garden, London, with Nerina, Blair, Mason, and...

See overview in Oxford Index

Elektra

Joyce Bourne.

in A Dictionary of Opera Characters

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 899 words.

(Elektra—Strauss) by Susan Bullock

Richard Strauss's Elektra is one of the most strenuous roles in the

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Elektra

Joyce Bourne.

in A Dictionary of Opera Characters

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 455 words.

(Strauss: Elektra). Sop. Elektra is one of three children of Klytämnestra and Agamemnon, her sister being Chrysothemis

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Elektra

David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 57 words.

The daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, Elektra plays a major role in the saga of the cursed House of

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Elektra

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

The daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, Elektra plays a major role in the saga of the cursed House of Atreus, urging her brother Orestes on in his avenging of their ...

See overview in Oxford Index

Elektra Musician

Barry Kernfeld.

in Grove Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 223 words.

Record label. It was established in New York in 1982 as a subsidiary of Elektra by Bruce Lundvall, who was at that time the organization’s president. The label was first used to release a...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page

Elektra

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

Ballet in one act with choreography by Helpmann, music by Arnold, and design by A. Boyd. Premiered 26 Mar. 1963 by the Royal Ballet at Covent Garden, London, with Nerina, Blair, Mason, and...

See overview in Oxford Index

Elektra

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

Opera in 1 act by R. Strauss to lib. by Hofmannsthal based on Sophocles' Electra. Comp. 1906–8. Prod. Dresden 1909, NY and London 1910.

See overview in Oxford Index

<i>Elektra</i>

Joyce Bourne.

in A Dictionary of Opera Characters

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 139 words.

(Strauss). Lib. by Hugo von Hofmannsthal; 1 act; f.p. Dresden 1909, cond. Ernst von Schuch.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Elektra

David Murray.

in Grove Music Online

December 1992; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 2672 words.

Tragödie in one act by richard Strauss to a libretto by hugo von Hofmannsthal after Sophocles’ Electra; Dresden, Hofoper, 25 January 1909.

At the age of 17 Strauss had...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page

Elektra

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 26 words.

Opera in 1 act by R. Strauss to lib. by Hofmannsthal based on Sophocles' Electra. Comp. 1906–8. Prod.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page