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Author Adès, Thomas.

Title "Living toys" [sound recording] / Thomas Adès.

Imprint New York : EMI Classics, p1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    EA ADES LT S71CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 001906 001927 001236 000919 000349
Note The 1st work a suite for chamber orchestra; the 2nd work for string quartet; the 3rd work for baroque oboe, horn, and harpsichord; the 4th work a symphonic poem for trios of clarinets, violas, and violoncellos with percussion; the 5th work for men's choir with organ.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Andrew Porter in English (6 p.) inserted in container.
Contents Living toys : op. 9 (19:06) -- Arcadiana : op. 12 (19:27) -- Sonata da caccia : op. 11 (12:36) -- The origin of the harp : op. 13 (9:19) -- Gefriolsae me : op. 3b (3:49).
Performer London Sinfonietta, Markus Stenz, conductor (1st work) ; Endellion Quartet (2nd work) ; Michael Niesemann, baroque oboe, Andrew Clark, horn, Thomas Adès, harpsichord (3rd work) ; Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Robert Quinney, organ, Stephen Cleobury, conductor (5th work).
Event Recorded at All Saints' Church, Petersham, May 1995 (1st work), No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London, Mar. and May 1997 (2nd-3rd works), All Hallows Church, Gospel Oak, London, May 1997 (4th work), and Chapel of King's College, Cambridge, Jan. 1997 (5th work).
Language The 5th work sung in Middle English.
Subject Suites (Chamber orchestra)
String quartets.
Trios (Harpsichord, oboe, horn)
Symphonic poems (Chamber orchestra)
Instrumental ensembles.
Choruses, Sacred (Men's voices) with organ.
Genre/Form Compact discs.
Added Author Stenz, Markus. Conductor.
Niesemann, Michael, 1960- Instrumentalist.
Clark, Andrew, (Horn player. Instrumentalist.
Adès, Thomas. Instrumentalist.
Quinney, Robert. Instrumentalist.
Cleobury, Stephen. Conductor.
Adès, Thomas. Living toys.
Adès, Thomas. Arcadiana.
Adès, Thomas. Sonata da caccia.
Adès, Thomas. Origin of the harp.
Adès, Thomas. Gefriolsae me.
London Sinfonietta. Performer.
Endellion String Quartet. Performer.
King's College (University of Cambridge). Choir. Performer.
Added Title Works. Selections
Standard No. 7243572271224
Music No. 7243 5 72271 2 4 EMI

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