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Author Krása, Hans, 1899-1944.

Title Brundibár [sound recording] : an opera for children / [music by] Krása ; English libretto by Tony Kushner.

Imprint [S.l.] : Naxos, p2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B KRAS BRU S19CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 003124 000529 001646
Note The 3rd work a song cycle for soprano and clarinet, originally for soprano and saxophone.
Original Czech libretto of 1st work by Adolf Hoffmeister; texts of the 3rd work from poems by children imprisoned at the Terezín concentration camp.
Compact disc.
Biographical and program notes, libretto and song texts (24 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Brundibár : 1943 (31:24) ; Overture for small orchestra, 1943-44 (5:29) / Hans Krása -- I never saw another butterfly : 1995-96 / Lori Laitman (16:46).
Performer Maureen McKay, soprano (3rd work) ; Laura DeLuca, clarinet (3rd work) ; Craig Sheppard, piano (2nd work) ; Northwest Boychoir (1st work) ; Music of Remembrance ; Gerard Schwarz, conductor (1st-2nd works).
Event Recorded May 7 (3rd work), 8 (2nd work), and 15 (1st work), 2006, at Benaroya Hall, Seattle.
Language Vocal works sung in English.
Subject Theresienstadt (Concentration camp)
Operas -- Juvenile.
Overtures (Chamber orchestra)
Song cycles.
Songs (High voice) with clarinet.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Songs and music.
Added Author Kushner, Tony. Translator.
Hoffmeister, Adolf, 1902-1973. Librettist.
McKay, Maureen. voc
DeLuca, Laura. Instrumentalist.
Sheppard, Craig, 1947- Instrumentalist.
Schwarz, Gerard, 1947- Conductor.
Krása, Hans, 1899-1944. Overture.
Laitman, Lori, 1955- I never saw another butterfly; arr.
Northwest Boychoir. Performer.
Music of Remembrance (Musical group) Performer.
Added Title Brundibár. English
Standard No. 747313011971
Music No. 8.570119 Naxos

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