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The Fisherman and his Soul
Ambient opera on Oscar Wildes motives.
Music by Valentin Dubovskoy, lyrics by Natalya Piskunova.

       
Name Video/MP3   Clavier  
 1. Prologue 5:13 1
 2. First Rendez-vous 3:19 2
 3. First song of Mermaid

2:15 3
 4. First catch

2:08 4
 5. First invocation 1:54 5
 6. Second song of Mermaid 2:58 6
 7. Second catch 1:38 7
 8. Second invocation 1:52 8
 9. Third song of Mermaid 1:19 9
10. Duet of Mermaid and Fisherman 1:49 10
11. Fisherman's prayer 2:04 11
12. Fisherman and Priest 2:48 12
13. Fisherman and merchants 1:34 13
14. Red Hair Witch and Fisherman 3:30 14
15. Song of Red Hair Witch 1:46 15
16. Song of Witches 1:02 16
17. He 1:49 17
18. Filthy jig 1:38 18
19. Sabbath 2:09 19
20. Fisherman cutting his Soul 2:53 20
21. First year under the sea 3:10 21
22. De profundis 1:54 22
23. First Soul's return. Soul, Priest and Mirror. 8:25 23
24. Second year under the sea 3:03 24
25. Sea runes 2:40 25
26. Second Soul's return. Soul, Emperor and Ring. 5:25 26
27. Third year under the sea 1:54 27
28. Duet of void 4:03 28
29. Third Soul's return. Reunion. 3:52 29
30. Soul's actions 5:31 30
31. Death of Mermaid 1:36 31
32. Death of Fisherman 2:23 32
33. Soul's farewell 3:42 33
34. Finale 6:34 34
35. Epilogue 2:14 35
    1:42:10    

Fisherman Valentin Dubovskoy (1,2,4,5,7,8,10-12,14,19-20,22,23,25,26,28-30,32,35)
Mermaid Yelena Belnova (2,3,6,9,10,28,30,31,35)
Church Choir Yelena Belnova
, Irina Gor, Anna Gorina, Polina Kubyshkina, Svetlana Sekretar, Anna Zagorodnyaya (11)
The Priest Alexey Gvozdizkih (12,34,35)
Merchants Alexander Churkin
& Dmitry Gulak (13,35)
Red Hair Witch Polina Kubyshkina (14-16,19,34,35)
Witches Irina Gor
& Svetlana Sekretar (17,18,19,35)
Fisherman's Soul Anna Zagorodnyaya (20,23,26,29,30,33-35)
Voice of the Sea Svetlana Sekretar
& Dmitry Gulak (22)
Sacrificer Alexey Gvozdizkih (23)
Emperor Polina Kubyshkina (26)
Solo guitar Valentin Dubovskoy (1,10,20,21,24,27,28)

In Prologue have taken part:
                 Alex Melekhov (English),
                
Svetlana Sekretar
& Dmitry Gulak (Russian),
                 David Sigal
(Hebrew),
                 Aggeliki Bahatouri (Greek),
                 Khaled Arbaoui
(Arabic),
                 Ming Zhang
(Chinese),
                 Georg Binder
(German),
                 Nikolai Gevondian
(Armenian),
                 Mohit Dubey
(Hindi),
                 Mikako Kimura
(Japanese),
                 Paul Alexis Murillo Zea
(Spanish),
                 Shankar Gowrakkla
(Kannada),
                 Rıdvan Koca
(Turkish),
                 Denis Park
(Korean),
                 Paul Alexis Murillo Zea
(Italian),
                 Dávid Tóth
(Hungarian),
                 Stiliyan Yakimov
(Bulgarian),
                 Megan Noel Wilber
(Dutch),
                 Ali Golkhar
(Persian),
                 Nguyen Khac Hoa (Vietnamese),
                 Michael Gert Hansen (Swedish),
                 Ali Kerimov (Tajik),
                 Chloé Sudre (French),
                 Beofo Hitler (Malagasy),
                 Ahid Arrusmani (Indonesian),
                 Alireza Nemati (Farsi),
                 Jesús Alberto Galindo Galindo (Portuguese),
                 Shreyas Tapale (Marathi),
                 Kaiyrzhan Amandyk (Kazakh),
                 Ahid Arrusmani (Javanese),
                 Michael Gert Hansen (Danish),
                 Venkata Kolluri (Telugu),
                 Anupam Pal (Bengal),
                 Ilhomjon Abidov (Uzbek).

The author expresses gratitude to philologists Alexandra Azarova and Elena Deniskina.

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