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Author Hovhaness, Alan, 1911-2000-

Title Avak, the healer. Armenian rhapsody no. 1 on Armenian mountain village tunes. Prayer of Saint Gregory. Tzaikerk; evening song.

Imprint Crystal Records p1975.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Record    D HOVH AH N00LP (S)    Available
Description 1 disc. 33 1/3 rpm. stereo. 12 in.
Note Text of 1st work by the composer.
Editions recorded: Peer International Corp.
Durations: 21 min., 8 sec.; 4 min., 54 sec.; 4 min., 47 sec.; 10 min., 31 sec.
Program notes by the composer on container.
Performer Marni Nixon, soprano (1st work); Thomas Stevens, trumpet (1st and 3d works); Gretel Shanley, flute, Eudice Shapiro, violin, and Mitchell Peters, drums (4th work); strings of the Crystal Chamber Orchestra; Ernest Gold, conductor.
Subject Solo cantatas, Secular (High voice)
Trumpet with string orchestra.
Flute, kettledrums, violin with string orchestra.
Added Author Hovhaness, Alan, 1911- Armenian rhapsody, string orchestra, no. 1.
Hovhaness, Alan, 1911-2000- Etchmiadzin (Opera). Prayer of Saint Gregory.
Hovhaness, Alan, 1911-2000- Tzaikerk.
Nixon, Marni. Performer.
Stevens, Thomas, 1938- Performer.
Shanley, Gretel. Performer.
Shapiro, Eudice. Performer.
Peters, Mitchell. Performer.
Gold, Ernest, 1921-1999- Performer.
Added Title Prayer of Saint Gregory
Armenian rhapsody
Avak (Cantata) [sound recording]
Music No. S800.

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