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Author Birtwistle, Harrison, composer.

Title The Moth requiem [sound recording] : choral works / by Harrison Birtwistle.

Publication Info. Perivale, Middlesex, England : Signum Classics, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D BIRT MR W22CD    Available
Description 1 audio disc : digital, CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 002414 000339 000245 000325 000550 000208 001317 001832
Description performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical 1.4 m/s stereo rda
audio file CD audio rda
baritone voice 1 Darbukka 1 mixed chorus instrumental ensemble
Mixed chorus
Mixed chorus Flute 1
Women's chorus
soprano voice 1 alto voice 1 tenor voice 1 bass voice 1 Mixed chorus
Women's chorus Harp 3 alto flute 1
Note 1st work for baritone, darbuka, mixed chorus and instrumental ensemble; 2nd work for mixed chorus; 3rd work for mixed chorus and flute; 4th work for female chorus; 5th work for SATB soli and mixed chorus; 6th work for female chorus, 3 harps, and alto flute.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Program notes, texts and translations, and biographical information on the composer and performers in English (23 pages : portraits) inserted in container.
Contents The ring dance of the Nazarene (2003) (24:14) -- Three Latin motets : from 'The Last Supper' (1999). O bone Jesu (3:39) ; Pange lingua (2:45) ; In supremae nocte cenae (3:25) -- Carmen Paschale (1965) (5:50) -- Lullaby (2006) (2:08) -- On the sheer threshold of the night (1980) (13:17) -- The moth requiem (2012) (18:32).
Credits Producer, Michael Emery.
Performer BBC Singers ; Roderick Williams, baritone (1st work) ; Chris Brannick, darbuka (1st work) ; Philippa Davies, flute (3rd and 6th works) ; Emma Tring, soprano (5th work) ; Margaret Cameron, alto (5th work) ; Stephen Jeffes, tenor (5th work) ; Charles Gibbs, bass (5th work) ; Lucy Wakeford, Helen Tunstall, and Hugh Webb, harps (6th work) ; The Nash Ensemble (1st work) ; Nicholas Kok, conductor.
Event Recorded BBC Studios Maida Vale September 20-22, 2012 and January 9, 2013.
Language Sung in English or Latin.
Subject Choruses with chamber orchestra.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with flute.
Madrigals, Latin.
Choruses, Secular (Women's voices), Unaccompanied.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble.
Choruses, Secular (Women's voices) with instrumental ensemble.
Added Author Williams, Roderick, singer.
Brannick, Chris, instrumentalist.
Davies, Philippa (Flautist) instrumentalist.
Tring, Emma, singer.
Cameron, Margaret (Mezzo-soprano) singer.
Jeffes, Stephen, singer.
Gibbs, Charles (Bass) singer.
Wakeford, Lucy, 1972- instrumentalist.
Tunstall, Helen, instrumentalist.
Webb, Hugh (Harpist) instrumentalist.
Kok, Nicholas, conductor.
Birtwistle, Harrison. Latin motets
Birtwistle, Harrison. Ring dance of the Nazarene
Birtwistle, Harrison. Carmen paschale
Birtwistle, Harrison. Lullaby, women's voices
Birtwistle, Harrison. On the sheer threshold of the night
Birtwistle, Harrison. Moth requiem
BBC Singers, performer.
Nash Ensemble, performer.
Added Title Choral music. Selections
Standard No. 635212036822
Music No. 368 Signum Classics
SIGCD368 Signum Classics

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