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The Resource Athalia, Handel

Athalia, Handel

Label
Athalia
Title
Athalia
Statement of responsibility
Handel
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
WAU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1685-1759
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Handel, George Frideric
Date time place
Recorded in St. Jude's Church, London, May and June, 1985
Form of composition
oratorios
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Joan Sutherland, Emma Kirkby, sopranos ; Aled Jones, boy soprano ; James Bowman, countertenor ; Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor ; David Thomas, bass ; Choir of New College, Oxford ; Academy of Ancient Music (on authentic instruments) ; Christopher Hogwood, director
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1698?-1738,
  • 1639-1699
  • 1926-2010,
  • 1970-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Humphreys, Samuel
  • Racine, Jean
  • Sutherland, Joan
  • Kirkby, Emma,
  • Jones, Aled
  • Bowman, James,
  • Rolfe Johnson, Anthony,
  • Thomas, David
  • Hogwood, Christopher,
  • Academy of Ancient Music (1973- ),
  • New College (University of Oxford)
Label
Athalia, Handel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Oratorio in 3 acts; sung in English
  • Libretto by Samuel Humphreys, based on Racine's play Athalie
  • Performed on authentic instruments
  • Program notes by Winton Dean, synopsis by Raymond McGill, and libretto, all in English with German and French translations (99 pages : illustrations, ports.) inserted in outer container
  • Compact discs
  • Also issued in analog recording (417 126-1) and cassette (417 126-4)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Act one -- Disc 2. Act two ; Act three
Control code
19237250
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (122 minutes)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 2894171262
  • 028941712622
Other physical details
digital, stereophonic
Publisher number
  • 417 126-2
  • 417 126-2OH2
  • 417 127-2
  • 417 128-2
  • 417 126-1
  • 417 126-4
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
Athalia, Handel
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Oratorio in 3 acts; sung in English
  • Libretto by Samuel Humphreys, based on Racine's play Athalie
  • Performed on authentic instruments
  • Program notes by Winton Dean, synopsis by Raymond McGill, and libretto, all in English with German and French translations (99 pages : illustrations, ports.) inserted in outer container
  • Compact discs
  • Also issued in analog recording (417 126-1) and cassette (417 126-4)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Act one -- Disc 2. Act two ; Act three
Control code
19237250
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (122 minutes)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 2894171262
  • 028941712622
Other physical details
digital, stereophonic
Publisher number
  • 417 126-2
  • 417 126-2OH2
  • 417 127-2
  • 417 128-2
  • 417 126-1
  • 417 126-4
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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