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Author Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981-

Title Three essays for orchestra [sound recording] ; Excerpts from "Vanessa" ; Music for a scene from Shelley ; Medea's mediatation and dance of vengeance / Samuel Barber.

Imprint Colchester, Essex, England : Chandos, p2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EA BARB TEO J08CD    DUE 05-26-15 Billed
Description 1 sound disc (60:20 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note The 2nd work from the opera Vanessa ; the 3rd work is incidental music to Shelley's Act II, Scene 5 of Prometheus Unbound ; the fourth work is the orchestral movement from the 1946 ballet.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Michael Fleming, Bill F. Faucett in English, with German and French translations in container.
Contents First essay, op. 12 (8:10) -- Second essay, op. 17 (9:35) -- Third essay, op. 47 (11:58) -- Vanessa. Intermezzo (3:19) -- Vanessa. Under the willow tree (3:22) -- Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 (10:13) -- Medea's meditation and dance of vengeance, op. 23a (13:01)
Performer Detroit Symphony Orchestra ; Neeme Järvi, conductor.
Event Recorded in Detroit Symphony Orchestra Hall, 8-9 Nov. 1991 (1st work), 24-25 April, 1993 (2nd-3rd works), and 16 Jan. 1994 (4th work).
Subject Orchestral music.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Incidental music.
Ballets -- Excerpts.
Added Author Järvi, Neeme. Conductor.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981- Essay, orchestra, no. 1-3.
Barber, Samuel, 1910- Vanessa. Selections.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981- Music for a scene from Shelley.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981- Medea's meditation and dance of vengeance.
Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Orchestra music. Selections
Standard No. 095115990827
Music No. Chan 9908 Chandos

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