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Author Delius, Frederick, 1862-1934.

Title A Mass of life [sound recording] ; Prelude and idyll / Delius.

Imprint [Hong Kong] : Naxos, p2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    C DELIU ML D61CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (20 p. : ports. ; 12 cm.)
Note Compact discs.
Naxos: 8.572861--8.572862.
The 1st work for solo voices (SMzTBar), mixed chorus, and orchestra; the 2nd work for soprano and baritone with orchestra.
Durations: 1:39:00; 19:55.
Program notes by Lyndon Jenkins and biographical notes on the performers in English and texts with English translation of 1st work (20 p. : ports.) in container. Texts with English translation also available online:
Performer Janice Watson, soprano ; Catherine Wyn-Rogers, mezzo-soprano ; Andrew Kennedy, tenor ; Alan Opie, baritone ; Bach Choir ; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra ; David Hill, conductor.
Event Recorded Nov. 26-28, 2011, Concert Hall, Lighthouse, Poole, Dorset, U.K.
Language The 1st work sung in German; text from: Also sprach Zarathustra / Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche. The 2nd work sung in English; text adapted from Walt Whitman by Robert Nichols.
Subject Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900 -- Musical settings.
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Musical settings.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Vocal duets with orchestra.
Added Author Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892.
Nichols, Robert, 1893-1944.
Watson, Janice, 1964- voc
Wyn-Rogers, Catherine. voc
Kennedy, Andrew, 1977- voc
Opie, Alan. voc
Hill, David, 1957- Conductor.
Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900. Also sprach Zarathustra.
Delius, Frederick, 1862-1934. Idyll.
Bach Choir (London, England) Performer.
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Messe des Lebens
Standard No. 747313286171
Music No. 8.572861-62 Naxos
8.572861 Naxos
8.572862 Naxos

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