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The Resource Crystal psalms, Alvin Curran

Crystal psalms, Alvin Curran

Label
Crystal psalms
Title
Crystal psalms
Statement of responsibility
Alvin Curran
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • heb
  • yid
Accompanying matter
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
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1938-
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Curran, Alvin S.
Date time place
Broadcast Oct. 20, 1988, to western Europe ; remixed 1991
Form of composition
other
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed simultaneously by ensembles on 6 European radio stations
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Ensemble Vocale Sesquialtera
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  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble
  • Electronic music
  • Kristallnacht, 1938
Label
Crystal psalms, Alvin Curran
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The score was composed to be played by complementary ensembles in ... six locations. These consisted of: a mixed chorus (16-32 voices), a quartet of strings or winds, a percussionist and accordionist. A pre-recorded tape containing sounds of many aspects of Jewish life was often employed together with live sounds." --Program notes
  • Originally issued as a compact disc
  • Program notes in English, Italian, French, German, Dutch, Danish and Hebrew ([38] p. : ill.) inserted in container
  • Written to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Kristallnacht
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Control code
ASP414764/clmu
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource
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
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)673136970
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Crystal psalms, Alvin Curran
Publication
Note
  • "The score was composed to be played by complementary ensembles in ... six locations. These consisted of: a mixed chorus (16-32 voices), a quartet of strings or winds, a percussionist and accordionist. A pre-recorded tape containing sounds of many aspects of Jewish life was often employed together with live sounds." --Program notes
  • Originally issued as a compact disc
  • Program notes in English, Italian, French, German, Dutch, Danish and Hebrew ([38] p. : ill.) inserted in container
  • Written to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Kristallnacht
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Control code
ASP414764/clmu
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource
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
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)673136970
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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