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The Resource A boy was born ; : Hymn to St. Cecilia ; A.M.D.G. ; A shepherd's carol, Britten

A boy was born ; : Hymn to St. Cecilia ; A.M.D.G. ; A shepherd's carol, Britten

Label
A boy was born ; : Hymn to St. Cecilia ; A.M.D.G. ; A shepherd's carol
Title
A boy was born ;
Title remainder
Hymn to St. Cecilia ; A.M.D.G. ; A shepherd's carol
Statement of responsibility
Britten
Creator
Contributor
Author
Composer
Conductor
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NAXOS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Date of event
1987 October and 1988 April
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
London Sinfonietta Chorus (1st, 3rd, 4th works) ; Choristers of St. Paul's Cathedral (1st work) ; London Sinfonietta Voices (2nd work) ; Terry Edwards, conductor, bass (2nd work)
Place of event
St. Giles, Cripplegate, London
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1973
  • 1844-1889
  • 1939-
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Auden, W. H.
  • Hopkins, Gerard Manley
  • Edwards, Terry
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • London Sinfonietta
  • St. Paul's Cathedral (London, England)
  • London Sinfonietta
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Auden, W. H.
  • Hopkins, Gerard Manley
  • Cecilia
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied
  • Sacred vocal quintets, Unaccompanied
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied
  • Christmas music
  • Carols, English
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A boy was born ; : Hymn to St. Cecilia ; A.M.D.G. ; A shepherd's carol, Britten
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • For unaccompanied chorus; the 2nd work sung by 5 solo voices
  • Words of the 1st work from various sources; words of the 2nd and 4th works by W.H. Auden; the words of the 3rd by Gerard Manley Hopkins
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A boy was born : op. 3 : choral variations for men's, women's, and boys' voices. A boy was born ; Lullay, Jesu ; Herod ; Jesu, as Thou art our Saviour ; The three kings ; In the bleak mid-winter ; Noel! / [words, variously, from] Oxford book of Carols (anon., 15th century), Ancient English Christmas carols (anon., 15th century) [and by] Christina G. Rossetti, Thomas Tusser, Francis Quarles (29:22) -- Hymn to St. Cecilia : op. 27 / words by W.H. Auden (10:11) -- A.M.D.G. Heaven-haven ; O Deus, ego amo te ; Rosa mystica ; The soldier ; Prayer II ; God's grandeur ; Prayer I / words by Gerard Manley Hopkins (19:59) -- A shepherd's carol : for unaccompanied chorus / words by W.H. Auden (4:06)
Control code
1266277908
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • GBAYC8800006
  • GBAYC8800007
  • GBAYC8800008
  • GBAYC8800009
  • GBAYC8800010
  • GBAYC8800011
  • GBAYC8800012
  • GBAYC8804247
  • GBAYC8803012
  • GBAYC8803013
  • GBAYC8803014
  • GBAYC8803015
  • GBAYC8803016
  • GBAYC8803017
  • GBAYC8803018
  • GBAYC8804246
Publisher number
190296741470
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1266277908
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A boy was born ; : Hymn to St. Cecilia ; A.M.D.G. ; A shepherd's carol, Britten
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • For unaccompanied chorus; the 2nd work sung by 5 solo voices
  • Words of the 1st work from various sources; words of the 2nd and 4th works by W.H. Auden; the words of the 3rd by Gerard Manley Hopkins
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A boy was born : op. 3 : choral variations for men's, women's, and boys' voices. A boy was born ; Lullay, Jesu ; Herod ; Jesu, as Thou art our Saviour ; The three kings ; In the bleak mid-winter ; Noel! / [words, variously, from] Oxford book of Carols (anon., 15th century), Ancient English Christmas carols (anon., 15th century) [and by] Christina G. Rossetti, Thomas Tusser, Francis Quarles (29:22) -- Hymn to St. Cecilia : op. 27 / words by W.H. Auden (10:11) -- A.M.D.G. Heaven-haven ; O Deus, ego amo te ; Rosa mystica ; The soldier ; Prayer II ; God's grandeur ; Prayer I / words by Gerard Manley Hopkins (19:59) -- A shepherd's carol : for unaccompanied chorus / words by W.H. Auden (4:06)
Control code
1266277908
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • GBAYC8800006
  • GBAYC8800007
  • GBAYC8800008
  • GBAYC8800009
  • GBAYC8800010
  • GBAYC8800011
  • GBAYC8800012
  • GBAYC8804247
  • GBAYC8803012
  • GBAYC8803013
  • GBAYC8803014
  • GBAYC8803015
  • GBAYC8803016
  • GBAYC8803017
  • GBAYC8803018
  • GBAYC8804246
Publisher number
190296741470
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1266277908
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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