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Bitter ballads : ancient and modern poetry sung to medieval and traditional melodies

Label
Bitter ballads : ancient and modern poetry sung to medieval and traditional melodies
Title
Bitter ballads
Title remainder
ancient and modern poetry sung to medieval and traditional melodies
Contributor
Instrumentalist
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NAXOS
Date of event
1996 April 6 and 1997 June 11-13
Form of composition
ballads
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Paul Hillier, vocals ; Andrew Lawrence-King, harp or psaltery
Place of event
Skywalker Sound, Nicasio, CA
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hillier, Paul
  • Lawrence-King, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballads, English
  • English poetry
  • Songs with harp
  • Songs with psaltery
  • Harp music, Arranged
  • Ballads, English
  • English poetry
  • Harp music, Arranged
  • Songs with harp
  • Songs with psaltery
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Bitter ballads : ancient and modern poetry sung to medieval and traditional melodies
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
For voice with harp or psaltery, and for harp
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
Clever Tom Clinch going to be hanged / Jonathan Swift -- The roundhead / Samuel Butler -- London is a fine town / anonymous -- London / William Blake -- The fine old English gentleman / Charles Dickens -- The great testament / Villon ; Lowell -- Highland dance #1 : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Kiltory / Helen Adam -- Highland dance #2 : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Shallow-water warning ; Song for a sea tower / Helen Adam -- The ballad of Marie Farrar / Bertolt Brecht -- Senza licenza : (harp solo) ; Invention : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Fine flowers in the valley / trad. ; [music by] Howard Skempton -- Sappho : fragment / Sappho ; Lowell -- The keel row I : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- It was summer now / Gertrude Stein -- The keel row II : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Disillusionment / Gertrude Stein -- The cockfight : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Sailing to Byzantium / W.B. Yeats -- Brigg fair : (harp solo) / [music] traditional -- "Coda" : from Briggflatts / Basil Bunting
Control code
1043762460
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
  • USHM19620401
  • USHM19620402
  • USHM19620403
  • USHM19620404
  • USHM19620405
  • USHM19620406
  • USHM19620407
  • USHM19620409
  • USHM19620408
  • USHM19620410
  • USHM19620411
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  • USHM19620413
  • USHM19620414
  • USHM19620415
  • USHM19620416
  • USHM19620417
  • USHM19620418
  • USHM19620419
  • USHM19620420
  • USHM19620421
  • USHM19620422
  • USHM19620423
  • USHM19620424
Publisher number
HMU907204DI
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)1043762460
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Bitter ballads : ancient and modern poetry sung to medieval and traditional melodies
Publication
Copyright
Note
For voice with harp or psaltery, and for harp
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
Clever Tom Clinch going to be hanged / Jonathan Swift -- The roundhead / Samuel Butler -- London is a fine town / anonymous -- London / William Blake -- The fine old English gentleman / Charles Dickens -- The great testament / Villon ; Lowell -- Highland dance #1 : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Kiltory / Helen Adam -- Highland dance #2 : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Shallow-water warning ; Song for a sea tower / Helen Adam -- The ballad of Marie Farrar / Bertolt Brecht -- Senza licenza : (harp solo) ; Invention : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Fine flowers in the valley / trad. ; [music by] Howard Skempton -- Sappho : fragment / Sappho ; Lowell -- The keel row I : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- It was summer now / Gertrude Stein -- The keel row II : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Disillusionment / Gertrude Stein -- The cockfight : (harp solo) / Howard Skempton -- Sailing to Byzantium / W.B. Yeats -- Brigg fair : (harp solo) / [music] traditional -- "Coda" : from Briggflatts / Basil Bunting
Control code
1043762460
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
  • USHM19620401
  • USHM19620402
  • USHM19620403
  • USHM19620404
  • USHM19620405
  • USHM19620406
  • USHM19620407
  • USHM19620409
  • USHM19620408
  • USHM19620410
  • USHM19620411
  • USHM19620412
  • USHM19620413
  • USHM19620414
  • USHM19620415
  • USHM19620416
  • USHM19620417
  • USHM19620418
  • USHM19620419
  • USHM19620420
  • USHM19620421
  • USHM19620422
  • USHM19620423
  • USHM19620424
Publisher number
HMU907204DI
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)1043762460
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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