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Author Tavener, John.

Title Svyati [sound recording] : Steven Isserlis plays the music of John Tavener.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : RCA Victor Red Seal ; New York, N.Y. : Manufactured and distributed by BMG Entertainment, p1997.


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 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EC TAVEN SVY I61CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact disc.
The 1st work for mixed chorus with violoncello; the 2nd for violoncello and strings; the 3rd for soprano and violoncello; the 4th for string quartet; the 5th for solo violoncello.
Steven Isserlis, violoncello; with Kiev Chamber Choir, Mykola Gobdych, conductor (1st work) ; Moscow Virtuosi, Vladimir Spivakov, conductor (2nd work) ; Patricia Rozario, soprano (3rd work) ; Daniel Phillips, Krista Bennion, violins, and Todd Phillips, viola (4th work).
The 2nd work previously released.
Program notes by Michael Stewart, biographical notes on Isserlis and Rozario, and English text of the 3rd work (11 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Svyati = O Holy One (13:40) -- Eternal memory (10:30) -- Akhmatova songs (15:40) -- The hidden treasure (25:08) -- Chant (3:58).
Event Recorded Oct. 9, 1995, St. John's, Smith Square, London (1st work); May 3, 1993, Blackheath Concert Halls, London (2nd work); Sept. 20, 1996, All Saints Church, East Finchley, London (3rd, 5th works); and Oct. 28-29, 1996, American Academy of Arts & Letters, New York City (4th work).
Language Sung in English; texts originally in Russian.
Subject Akhmatova, Anna Andreevna, 1889-1966 -- Musical settings
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with violoncello.
Cello with string ensemble.
Songs (High voice) with cello.
String quartets.
Cello music
Added Author Akhmatova, Anna Andreevna, 1889-1966
Isserlis, Steven, 1958-
Rozario, Patricia.
Feeney, Krista Bennion
Phillips, Todd, (Violinist)
Phillips, Daniel.
Gobdych, Mykola, 1961-
Spivakov, Vladimir, 1944-
Tavener, John. Svi︠a︡tyĭ.
Tavener, John. Eternal memory.
Tavener, John. Akhmatova songs.
Tavener, John. Hidden treasure
Tavener, John. Chant, violoncello
Kamernyĭ khor "Kyïv.
Gosudarstvennyĭ kamernyĭ orkestr "Virtuozy Moskvy"
Added Title Works. Selections
Steven Isserlis plays the music of John Tavener
Note Alternate transliteration of title in notes: Svyatïy
Added Title O Holy One.
Standard No. 090266876129
Music No. 09026-68761-2 RCA Victor Red Seal

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