AST 196

 

ARCADIA X

Song Cycle

MY NAME IS KOSTAS STERGIOU (OOMAZOMI KOSTAS STERGIOU) -

I HAD THREE LIVES (ICHA TRIS ZOES)

Texts by Mikis Theodorakis

"While the search of Myrto and the children continues..."

Zatouna, 1969

First performance: Menidi, Greece, 1975


AST 197

 

ARCADIA XI

Song Cycle

COME OUT, MY SUN (ILIE MOU, VGES)

Poems by Notis Perialis

Zatouna, 1969


AST 198

 

RAVEN

Flow-Song

Poem by George Seferis, based on E.A.Poe

"Dedicated to Yiannis Christou"

Oropos prison, 1970

[Arrangment for mezzo-soprano, flute, harp and string orchestra (1993-94) = AST 296]

First performance: Dresden, 1990


73

AST 199

 

THREE NEGRO SONGS (TRIA NEGRIKA TRAGOUDIA)

Song Cycle

Poems by Léopold S. Senghor

"To Myrto"

3 songs

Oropos Prison, 1970

First recording: PEREGRINA, 1998 (CD Title: ASMATA / SONGS)


AST 200

 

PARTISAN

ANA: L'ANNÉE QUARANTE-ET-UN

Film Score

Paris, 1970

First performance: 1974

Directed by Stole Jancovic


AST 201

 

DISPERSED SONGS, 1970-1979 (SKORPIA TRAGOUDIA)

[Anthology no. 3]

Songs

Poems by Marie-Boëlle Verbeque, Georges Giannaris, Notis Pergialis, Karn Vassalo, Manos Elefteriou, Manolis Anagnostakis, Dimitis Christodoulou

18 songs

Cairo, Paris, Dubrovnik, Athens, Vrachati, 1970-79

First performances: Athens, Paris, Malta, 1974-1979

First recordings: 1964, MINOS, 1975, UNITELDIS, 1977


AST 202

 

THE TROJAN WOMEN (TROADES)

Film Score

Film music for santouri, sitar, electric guitar and bass violin

London, 1970-71

First performance: 1971

Directed by Michalis Cacoyannis


AST 203

 

BIRIBI

Film Score

Film music for voice, guitar and small orchestra Paris, 1971

First performance: Paris, 1971

Directed by Daniel Moosman

First recording: TUBA, 1971


AST 204

 

ANTIGONE 2 (ANTIGONE IN PRISON / ANTIGONE STI PHILAKI)

Ballet Music

Ballet based on new arrangements of existing songs and other musical motifs.

For popular orchestra

Paris, 1971

First performance: Paris, 1973

Choreography: Micha van Hoecke

First recording; EMI, 1973


AST 205

 

STATE OF SIEGE

Film Score

Film music

9 parts

Paris, 1972

First performance: Paris, 1972

Directed by Costa-Gavras

First recording: CBS, 1973


74
AST 206

18 LITTLE SONGS FOR THE BITTER HOMELAND (TA 18 LIANOTRAGOUDA TIS PIKRES PATRIDAS)

Song Cycle

"Dedicated to the first demonstration of Greek youth in the streets of Athens"

Poems by Yannis Ritsos

Paris, 1972

First performance: London, 1973

First recording: EMI, 1973


AST 207

 

CANTO GENERAL

Meta-Symphonic

For voice and popular orchestra

4 sections

Northern France, Paris, 1972

[Arrangement for soloist, choir and orchestra (1973-80) = AST 217]

6 sections - 7 sections  - 13 sections

First performance: Buenos Aires, 1972


AST 208

THE STORY OF JACOB AND JOSEPH

Film Score

(television film)

2 parts: JACOB AND ESAU - JOSEPH AND HIS BROTHERS

Paris, London, 1972-73

First performance: London, 1974

Directed by Michalis Cacoyannis

First recording: SAKKARIS, 1996


AST 209

SUTJESKA - THE FIFTH OFFENSIVE (TITO)

Film Score

Film music for symphony orchestra

Suites I - XI

London, 1973

First performance: London, 1973

Directed by Stipe Delic

First recording: DELTA, 1976


AST 210

 

LERNAIAN HYDRA

Song Cycle

Poems by Manolis Anagnostakis

6 songs

Dubrovnik, 1973

[All songs except "Dumb Shades" are included in the work BALLADS]

First recording: MINOS, 1975 ( Title: BALLADS )


75
AST 211

BALLADS
Song Cycle
Poems by Manolis Anagnostakis
For two voices, bouzouki, flute, oboe, double bass and trumpet
9 songs
Dubrovnik, Paris, 1973-4
[Songs 1-5 from the cycle LERNAIAN HYDRA = see AST 210]
First performance: Menidi, Greece, 1976
First recording: MINOS, 1975


AST 212

OPERA POUR LES FUTURS DICTATEURS [sketches]

Opera (Song)

"Didactic opera for small children and prospective dictators"

Poems from the French by Antonis Doriadis

17 parts

Paris, Buenos Aires, 1973

Later renamed: PORNOGRAPHIE [sketches]


AST 213

SERPICO

Film Score

Film music [melodies]

10 parts

Paris, 1973

First performance: U.S., 1973

Directed by Sidney Lumet

First recording: PARAMOUNT: 1973


AST 214

TRADITIONS (TA PATROPARADOTA)

Song Cycle

Poems by Michalis Cacoyannis

9 songs

Paris, 1973

[The songs "The Wide-Open Windows" and "Traditions", are included in IN THE EAST = see AST 215]

First recording: MINOS, 1974 (on CD: IN THE EAST )


76
AST 215

IN THE EAST (STIN ANATOLI)

Song Cycle

Poems by Michalis Cacoyannis (4), Kostas Styliatis & Mikis Theodorakis (6)

11 songs

Canada, Mexico City, US. tour, 1973

[See AST 214]

First recording: MINOS, 1974 


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