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Author Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759.

Title The origin of design [sound recording] ; The gods go a'begging : (excerpts) ; Piano concerto in A major ; The gods go a'begging : (excerpts) / [composed by] Handel ; [arranged by] Beecham.

Imprint Thames Ditton, Surrey, England : Somm, p2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EB HAND OD B7CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 001710 001858 002519 001322
Series The Beecham collection
Beecham, Thomas, 1879-1961. Beecham collection.
Note Compact disc.
The 1st, 2nd, and 4th works are ballet suites consisting of excerpts, principally from operas, arr. by Beecham; the 3rd work an arr. by Beecham of various themes by Handel.
Some selections previously released.
Durations: 17:10; 18:58; 25:19; 13:22.
Program notes by Graham Melville-Mason ([8] p. : port.) inserted in container.
Performer London Philharmonic Orchestra (1st-3rd works) ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (4th work) ; Lady Betty Humbly Beecham, piano (3rd work) ; Sir Thomas Beecham, conductor.
Event Recorded at No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London, Dec. 12, 1932-June 28, 1949.
Subject Ballets, Arranged.
Suites (Orchestra), Arranged.
Operas -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Concertos (Piano), Arranged.
Added Author Beecham, Betty Humby. Performer.
Beecham, Thomas, 1879-1961. Conductor. Arranger.
London Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer.
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Gods go a'begging.
Works. Selections; arranged.
Standard No. 748871255722
Music No. SOMM-BEECHAM 7 Somm
7 Somm

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