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Nocturne, Britten. A midsummer night's dream / Mendelssohn

Label
Nocturne
Title
Nocturne
Statement of responsibility
Britten. A midsummer night's dream / Mendelssohn
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
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1913-1976
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Britten, Benjamin
Form of composition
nocturnes
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in German (1st work) or English (2nd work)
PerformerNote
In the 1st work: Lynne Dawson, soprano ; Susanne Mentzer, mezzo-soprano ; Woman of the Philharmonisch Koor Toonkunst ; Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra ; Jeffrey Tate, conductor. In the 2nd work: Robert Tear, tenor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Jeffrey Tate, conductor
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  • 1564-1616
  • 1809-1847
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  • Dawson, Lynne
  • Mentzer, Susanne
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Tate, Jeffrey
  • Tear, Robert
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix
  • English Chamber Orchestra
  • Philharmonisch Koor Toonkunst (Rotterdam, Netherlands)
  • Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • Incidental music
  • Songs (High voice) with chamber orchestra
Label
Nocturne, Britten. A midsummer night's dream / Mendelssohn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously released as a compact disc
  • The 1st work is incidental music; the 2nd work for tenor, 7 obligato instruments, and string orchestra
  • Title from resource description page (viewed May 1, 2012)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Contents
A midsummer night's dream. op. 21; op. 61 -- Nocturne for tenor solo, seven obbligato instruments and string orchestra, op. 60. On a poet's lips I slept (Shelley) ; Below the thunders of the upper deep (Tennyson) (Robin O'Neill, bassoon) ; Encinctured with a twine of leaves (Coleridge) (Thelma Owen, harp) ; Midnight's bell goes ting, ting, ting, ting, ting (Middleton) (Frank Lloyd, french horn) ; But that night when on my bed I lay (Wordsworth) (David Corkhill, timpani) ; She sleeps on soft, last breaths (Owen) (James Brown, cor anglais) ; What is more gentle than a wind in summer? (Keats) (William Bennett, flute; Thea King, clarinet) ; When most I wink, then do mine eyes best see (Shakespeare)
Control code
ASP919947/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)815764018
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Nocturne, Britten. A midsummer night's dream / Mendelssohn
Publication
Note
  • Previously released as a compact disc
  • The 1st work is incidental music; the 2nd work for tenor, 7 obligato instruments, and string orchestra
  • Title from resource description page (viewed May 1, 2012)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Contents
A midsummer night's dream. op. 21; op. 61 -- Nocturne for tenor solo, seven obbligato instruments and string orchestra, op. 60. On a poet's lips I slept (Shelley) ; Below the thunders of the upper deep (Tennyson) (Robin O'Neill, bassoon) ; Encinctured with a twine of leaves (Coleridge) (Thelma Owen, harp) ; Midnight's bell goes ting, ting, ting, ting, ting (Middleton) (Frank Lloyd, french horn) ; But that night when on my bed I lay (Wordsworth) (David Corkhill, timpani) ; She sleeps on soft, last breaths (Owen) (James Brown, cor anglais) ; What is more gentle than a wind in summer? (Keats) (William Bennett, flute; Thea King, clarinet) ; When most I wink, then do mine eyes best see (Shakespeare)
Control code
ASP919947/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)815764018
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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