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Author Nyman, Michael.

Title Songbook [sound recording] / Michael Nyman.

Imprint New York, NY : London, p1991.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D NYMA SON L27CD    Available
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D NYMA SON L27CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (54 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 000618 000412 000224 000608 000627 000544 000315 000106 000418 000518 000318 000324
Note Songs and song cycles, to texts by Celan, Shakespeare, Mozart, and Rimbaud.
Sung in German, English and French.
Compact disc.
Notes by the composer, biographical note on Paul Celan by Michael Hamburger, and vocal texts with English translations (17 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Six Celan songs (Chanson einer Dame im Schatten (6:18) ; Es war Erde in ihnen (4:12) ; Psalm (3:35) ; Corona (6:08) ; Nächtlich geschürzt (6:27) ; Blume (5:44)) -- Ariel songs (Come and go (3:15) ; While you here do snoring lie (1:06) ; Full fathom five (4:18)) / texts by Shakespeare -- I am an unusual thing / text by Mozart (5:18) -- L'orgie parisienne (Allez! on préviendra les reflux d'incendie (3:18) ; Quand tes pieds ont dansé (3:24)) / texts by Rimbaud.
Performer Ute Lemper, vocalist ; Michael Nyman Band ; the composer, conducting.
Event Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London.
Subject Celan, Paul -- Musical settings.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Musical settings.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 -- Musical settings.
Rimbaud, Arthur, 1854-1891 -- Musical settings.
Songs with instrumental ensemble.
Song cycles.
Added Author Celan, Paul.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Rimbaud, Arthur, 1854-1891.
Lemper, Ute, 1963- voc
Nyman, Michael. Conductor.
Nyman, Michael. Celan songs. 1991.
Nyman, Michael. Ariel songs. 1991.
Nyman, Michael. I am an unusual thing. 1991.
Nyman, Michael. Orgie parisienne. 1991.
Michael Nyman Band. Performer.
Added Title Songs, instrumental ensemble acc. Selections
Standard No. 2894252272
Music No. 425 227-2 London

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