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Author Still, William Grant, 1895-1978.

Title Symphony no. 2 (Song of a new race) [sound recording] : in G minor / William Grant Still. Negro folk symphony / William Levi Dawson. Harlem / Duke Ellington ; orch. Luther Henderson.

Imprint Colchester, Essex, England : Chandos, p1993.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    ES STIL 2 J26CD    DUE 07-30-19
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 002922 002826 001548
Series American series ; v. 5
American series (Colchester, England) ; v. 5.
Note The 3rd work is a suite, originally for jazz orchestra.
Eds. recorded: Boosey & Hawkes (1st work); Music Press in Alabama (2nd work); United Artists Music (3rd work).
Compact disc.
Durations: 29:22; 28:26; 15:48.
Program notes by Michael Fleming, in English with French and German translations (19 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Performer Detroit Symphony Orchestra ; Neeme Järvi, conductor.
Event Recorded in the Detroit Symphony Orchestra Hall, Oct. 3, 1992 (2nd work), Jan. 30, 1993 (1st work), and Apr. 25, 1993 (3rd work).
Subject Symphonies.
Spirituals (Songs) -- Instrumental settings.
Suites (Orchestra), Arranged.
Added Author Järvi, Neeme. Conductor.
Henderson, Luther, 1919-2003. Arranger.
Dawson, William Levi, 1899-1990 Negro folk symphony.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974. Harlem; arr.
Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Song of a new race.
Negro folk symphony.
Symphonies, no. 2, G minor
Standard No. 9511592262
Music No. CHAN 9226 Chandos

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