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Author Royal, Kate. voc

Title Midsummer night [sound recording].

Imprint [London] : EMI Classics, p2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B ROYA MN R92CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 000342 000336 000306 000509 000631 000607 000606 000449 000410 000425 000535 000230 000555
Note Compact disc.
Opera excerpts.
"OpenDisc. Insert this CD into your computer to access the EMI Classics Club: access to bonus material, exclusive pre-release listening sessions, and more"--Container.
Program notes by George Hall, in English with German and French translations, and texts with English, German, and French translations (43 p.) inserted in container.
Contents Miss Julie. Midsummer night / Alwyn (3:42) -- The nightingale. The nightingale's aria / Stravinsky (Andrew Staples, tenor) (3:36) -- Troilus & Cressida. At the haunted end of the day / Walton (3:06) -- Susannah. The trees on the mountains / Floyd (5:09) -- Rusalka. Song to the moon / Dvořák (6:31) -- Peter Grimes. Embroidery aria / Britten (Thomas Allen, baritone) (6:07) -- Die lustige Witwe. Vilja-Lied / Lehár (6:06) -- Vanessa. Do not utter a word / Barber (4:49) -- Paul Bunyan. Tiny's song / Britten (4:10) -- Monsieur Beaucaire. Rossignol / Messager (4:25) -- The turn of the screw. How beautiful it is / Britten (5:35) -- Wuthering Heights. I have dreamt / Herrmann (2:30) -- Die tote Stadt. Mariettas Lied / Korngold (5:55).
Performer Kate Royal, soprano; Crouch End Festival Chorus; Orchestra of English National Opera; Edward Gardner, conductor.
Event Recorded Dec. 3-8, 2008 and Mar. 10, 2009, at Studio No. 1, Abbey Road, London.
Language Sung in English, Russian, Czech, German, and French.
Subject Operas -- Excerpts.
Added Author Gardner, Edward, 1974- Conductor.
Staples, Andrew. voc
Allen, Thomas, 1944- voc
Alwyn, William, 1905-1985. Miss Julie. Midsummer night.
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Soloveĭ. Pi︠e︡sni︠a︡ solovʹi︠a︡.
Walton, William, 1902-1983. Troilus and Cressida. At the haunted end of the day.
Floyd, Carlisle. Susannah. Trees on the mountains.
Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904. Rusalka. Měsíčku na nebi hlubokém.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Peter Grimes. Embroidery in childhood.
Lehár, Franz, 1870-1948. Lustige Witwe. Es lebt' eine Vilja.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Vanessa. Do not utter a word.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Paul Bunyan (1941). Tiny's song.
Messager, André, 1853-1929. Monsieur Beaucaire. Philomel. French.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Turn of the screw. Tower.
Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975. Wuthering Heights. I have dreamt.
Korngold, Erich Wolfgang, 1897-1957. Tote Stadt. Glück, das mir verblieb.
Crouch End Festival Chorus. Performer.
English National Opera. Orchestra. Performer.
Standard No. 5099926819228
Music No. 50999 2 68192 2 8 EMI Classics
2 68192 2 EMI Classics

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