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Author Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934-

Title Black pentecost ; Stone litany : [runes from a house of the dead] [sound recording] / Peter Maxwell Davies.

Imprint Great Britain : Collins Classics, p1993.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D DAVIE-P BP J62CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 005355 002233
Note Compact disc.
Text of 1st work from George Mackay Brown's novel Greenvoe; text of 2nd work from Old Norse inscriptions from the prehistoric monument Maeshowe, Orkney.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Stephen Pruslin in English with texts in English and Orkney Runes (7 p.) in container.
Durations: 53:55 ; 22:33.
Performer Della Jones, mezzo-soprano (1st-2nd works) ; David Wilson-Johnson, baritone (1st) ; BBC Philharmonic ; Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, conductor.
Event Recorded by arrangement with BBC North at Studio 7, New Broadcasting House, Manchester, September 1992.
Subject Brown, George Mackay -- Musical settings.
Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra.
Vocal duets with orchestra.
Added Author Brown, George Mackay. Greenvoe.
Jones, Della.
Wilson-Johnson, David.
Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934- Stone litany. 1993.
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra.
Added Title Stone litany.
Black pentecost
Standard No. 023391136627
Music No. 13662 Collins Classics

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