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Author Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951.

Title Gurre-Lieder [sound recording] ; 4 orchestral songs, op. 22 / Arnold Schoenberg.

Imprint New York, NY : Sony Classical, [1993]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    C SCHO GUR B59CD    Available
 GDL Central Library Music Compact Disc    C SCHO GUR B59CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 015600 001400
Note Compact discs.
Sony Classical: SM2K 48459 (48460--48461). Additional nos. on labels: DIDC 071647--DIDC 071648.
Words of the 1st work translated by Robert Franz Arnold from Jens Peter Jacobsen; words of the 2nd work by Ernest Dowson (translated by Stefan George) and Rainer Maria Rilke.
Originally issued as analog discs, 1975 and 1982.
Durations: 1:56:00; 14:00.
Program notes by Clytus Gottwald and Susanne Rode-Breymann, in German with English, French, and Italian translations, and texts in the same languages (64 p. : port.) inserted in container.
Contents 4 orchestral songs, op. 22. Seraphita (Ernest Dowson, tr. Stefan George) ; Alle, welche dich suchen (Rilke) ; Mach mich zum Wächter deiner Weiten (Rilke) ; Vorgefühl (Rilke).
Performer In the 1st work: Marita Napier, soprano ; Yvonne Minton, mezzo-soprano ; Jess Thomas, Kenneth Bowen, tenors ; Siegmund Nimsgern, bass ; Günter Reich, speaker ; BBC Singers ; BBC Choral Society ; Goldsmith's [i.e. Goldsmiths'] Choral Union ; Gentlemen of the London Philharmonic Choir ; BBC Symphony Orchestra ; Pierre Boulez, conductor. In the 2nd work: Yvonne Minton, mezzo-soprano ; BBC Symphony Orchestra ; Pierre Boulez, conductor.
Event Recorded at West Ham Central Mission, London, Oct. 26, Nov. 7-8 and Dec. 6, 1974 (1st work), and at Henry Wood Hall, London, Mar. 12, 1981 (2nd work).
Language Sung in German.
Subject Jacobsen, J. P. (Jens Peter), 1847-1885 -- Musical settings.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra.
Added Author Jacobsen, J. P. (Jens Peter), 1847-1885.
Arnold, Robert Franz, 1872-1938. Translator.
Napier, Marita. voc
Minton, Yvonne. voc
Thomas, Jess. voc
Bowen, Kenneth, 1932- voc
Nimsgern, Siegmund, 1940- voc
Reich, Günter, (Baritone. Narrator.
Boulez, Pierre, 1925- Conductor.
Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951., op. 22.
BBC Singers. Performer.
BBC Choral Society. Performer.
Goldsmiths' Choral Union. Performer.
London Philharmonic Choir. Performer.
BBC Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Gurrelieder
Music No. SM2K 48459 Sony Classical
48460--48461 Sony Classical
DIDC 071647--DIDC 071648 Sony Classical

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