Libretto by the composer based on the novel Ognennyi angel / Valery Bryusov.
Program notes by Robert Layton in English, synopsis by Marina Malkiel translated into English, and libretto in Russian (transliterated) with English translation (108 p. : ports.) in container.
Sergei Leiferkus as Ruprecht ; Galina Gorchakova as Renata ; Evgenia Perlasova-Verkovich as the Landlady ; Mikhail Kit as the Servant ; Larissa Dyadkova as the Fortune-teller ; Evgeni Boitsov as Jakov Glock ; Vladimir Galuzin as Agrippa von Nettesheim ; Yuri Laptev as Mathias Wissmann ; Kirov Chorus and Orchestra, St. Petersburg ; Valery Gergiev, conductor.
Recorded live in Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg in September 1993.
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