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Music
Author Lewin, Michael, 1955- Performer.

Title If I were a bird [sound recording] : a piano aviary.

Imprint Winchester, VA : Dorian, p2010.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD GP LEWI IIW L 03    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact disc.
"The lark" (Glinka) and "The nightingale" (Alabieff) originally for voice and piano; "The swan" (Saint-Saëns) originally for cello and two pianos; the Firebird suite (Stravinsky) originally for orchestra.
Contents The gathering of the birds / Jean-Philippe Rameau (3:31) -- Woodbird's delight / Josef Hofmann (1:06) -- Roman sketches. The white peacock / Charles Tomlinson Griffes (5:10) -- To a humming bird / Edward MacDowell (:46) -- Preludes. The dove / Oliver Messaien (2:26) -- Lyric pieces. Little bird / Edvard Grieg (2:08) -- Goyescas. The maiden and the nightingale / Enrique Granados (5:44) -- Little wood-bird / Adolf Jensen (1:32) -- The two larks / Theodor Leschetizky (3:47) -- Miroirs. Sad birds / Maurice Ravel (3:49) -- The lark / Mikhail Glinka ; transcribed by Mili Balakirev (5:11) -- Waldscenen. The prophet bird / Robert Schumann (4:13) -- Water-wagtail / Cyril Scott (2:34) -- The cuckoo / Louis-Claude Daquin (1:51) -- Carnival of the animals. The swan / Camille Saint-Saëns ; transcribed, Alexander Siloti (2:51) -- The nightingale / Alexander Alabieff ; transcribed, Franz Liszt (3:33) -- Turkey in the straw / David W. Guion (3:00) -- If I were a bird / Adolf Henselt (2:02) -- Alt-China = Old China suite. Chinese nightingale / Walter Niemann (5:09) -- Firebird suite. Danse infernale de roi Kastchei (5:22) ; Berceuse (3:28) ; Finale (4:05) / Igor Stravinsky ; transcribed, Guido Agosti.
Performer Michael Lewin, piano.
Subject Birds -- Songs and music.
Genre/Form Piano music.
Piano music, Arranged.
Suites (Piano) -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Added Title Piano aviary
Standard No. 053479210326
00053479210326 gtin-14
Music No. DSL-92103 Dorian

 
    
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