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Author Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951.

Title Pierrot lunaire : op. 21 ; The book of the hanging gardens : op. 15 [sound recording] / Arnold Schoenberg.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Elektra Nonesuch, p1990.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D SCHO PL W37CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 003435 002544
Note The 2nd work a song cycle.
The 1st work for voice (Sprechstimme), flute/piccolo, clarinet/bass clarinet, violin/viola, violoncello, and piano.
Sung in German.
Text of the 1st work by Albert Giraud, with German translation by Otto Erich Hartleben; the 2nd a setting of 15 poems from Stefan George's Das Buch der hängenden Gärten.
Durations: 34:35; 25:44.
Compact disc.
Notes and texts with English translations inserted.
Performer Jan DeGaetani, mezzo-soprano ; Contemporary Chamber Ensemble, Arthur Weisberg, conductor (1st work) ; Gilbert Kalish, piano (2nd).
Event The 1st work recorded May 1970, the 2nd Nov. 1974, in Rutgers Presbyterian Church, New York.
Subject Giraud, Albert, 1860-1929 -- Musical settings.
George, Stefan Anton, 1868-1933 -- Musical settings.
Monologues with music (Instrumental ensemble)
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Song cycles.
Music theater.
Added Author Giraud, Albert, 1860-1929.
Hartleben, Otto Erich, 1864-1905. Translator.
De Gaetani, Jan. Performer.
Weisberg, Arthur. Conductor.
Kalish, Gilbert. Performer.
Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951. Buch der hängenden Gärten. 1990.
Added Title Book of the hanging gardens.
Standard No. 075597923728
Music No. 79237-2 Elektra Nonesuch

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