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Author Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960-

Title Yiddishbbuk [sound recording] / Osvaldo Golijov.

Imprint Canada : EMI Classics, p2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    F GOLI LR S56CD    Available
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    F GOLI LR S56CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (69:33) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note The first work was written in 1991 on hearing news of Astor Piazzoll's stroke; the second work is a set of variations on a Yiddish lullaby composed for the film The man who cried; the third work is based on a collection of apocryphal psalms; the fourth work is based on a manuscript by Isaac the Blind, the great kabbalist rabbi of Provence; the last movement is an instrumental version of the composer's K'vakarat.
"EMI classics"--Container.
Compact disc.
Program notes (by the composer) and biographical notes in English, French, and German laid in container.
Contents Last round (for double string quartet and double bass) -- Lullaby and Doina (for flute, clarinet, double bass and string quartet) -- Yiddishbbuk (inscriptions for string quartet) -- The dreams and prayers of Isaac the blind (for klezmer clarinet and string quartet).
Credits Producer, Max Wilcox.
Performer St. Lawrence String Quartet ; Todd Palmer, clarinets ; Tara Helen O'Connor, flute ; Mark Dresser, double bass ; Ying Quartet.
Event Recorded 27-29 Nov. 2001 and 21 Feb. 2002, at the American Academy of Arts & Letters, New York.
Funding This recording was made possible in part by a grant from the Susan Rose Recording Fund for Contemporary Jewish Music of the National Foundation for Jewish Culture.
Subject Piazzolla, Astor -- Songs and music.
String nonets (Violins (4), violas (2), violoncellos (2), double bass)
Septets (Clarinet, flute, violins (2), viola, violoncello, double bass)
String quartets.
Quintets (Clarinet, violins (2), viola, cello)
Klezmer music.
Added Author Palmer, Todd.
O'Connor, Tara Helen.
Dresser, Mark.
Isaac, the Blind, approximately 1160-1235.
Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- Last round.
Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- Lullaby and doina.
Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- Yiddishbbuk.
Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- Dreams and prayers of Isaac the Blind.
Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- K'vakarat.
St. Lawrence String Quartet.
Ying Quartet.
Added Title Man who cried (Motion picture)
ISBN $17.98
Standard No. 724355735621
Music No. 7243 5 57356 2 1 EMI Classics

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