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The Resource A demonstration of the instruments of the orchestra. : The young person's guide to the orchestra, Britten

A demonstration of the instruments of the orchestra. : The young person's guide to the orchestra, Britten

Label
A demonstration of the instruments of the orchestra. : The young person's guide to the orchestra
Title
A demonstration of the instruments of the orchestra.
Title remainder
The young person's guide to the orchestra
Statement of responsibility
Britten
Contributor
Conductor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
HBP
Date time place
Recorded 1957, Vienna (1st work) and 1974, Conway Hall, London (2nd work)
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
In the 1st work: Vienna Staatsoper Orchestra ; David Randolph, narrator ; Mario Rossi, conductor. In the 2nd: English Chamber Orchestra ; Johannes Somary, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1992
  • 1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Randolph, David,
  • Somary, Johannes,
  • Rossi, Mario
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Wiener Staatsoper
  • English Chamber Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orchestra
  • Musical instruments
  • Music appreciation
  • Instrumentation and orchestration
  • Variations (Orchestra)
Label
A demonstration of the instruments of the orchestra. : The young person's guide to the orchestra, Britten
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Vanguard Classics: OVC 8096-8097
  • Explores the sounds of orchestral instruments, using musical excerpts to demonstrate various instrumental techniques (1st work). The 2nd work is a theme and variations
  • Compact disc
  • Notes on the history and instruments of the orchestra (27 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A demonstration of the instruments fo the orchestra. The strings (30:03) ; The woodwinds (28:50) ; The brass (12:56) ; The percussion (10:41) ; Full orchestra. Capriccio espagnol (excerpt) / Rimsky-Korsakov (7:08) -- The young person's guide to the orchestra / Britten (17:25)
Control code
36673594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
2391880962
Other physical details
digital, stereophonic
Publisher number
  • OVC 8096
  • OVC 8097
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A demonstration of the instruments of the orchestra. : The young person's guide to the orchestra, Britten
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Vanguard Classics: OVC 8096-8097
  • Explores the sounds of orchestral instruments, using musical excerpts to demonstrate various instrumental techniques (1st work). The 2nd work is a theme and variations
  • Compact disc
  • Notes on the history and instruments of the orchestra (27 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A demonstration of the instruments fo the orchestra. The strings (30:03) ; The woodwinds (28:50) ; The brass (12:56) ; The percussion (10:41) ; Full orchestra. Capriccio espagnol (excerpt) / Rimsky-Korsakov (7:08) -- The young person's guide to the orchestra / Britten (17:25)
Control code
36673594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
2391880962
Other physical details
digital, stereophonic
Publisher number
  • OVC 8096
  • OVC 8097
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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