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On the transmigration of souls, John Adams

Label
On the transmigration of souls
Title
On the transmigration of souls
Statement of responsibility
John Adams
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
GWY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, John
Date time place
Recorded in performance Sept. 19-24, 2002, Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York City
Form of composition
other
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung and spoken in English; texts from missing-persons posters and memorials posted in the vicinity of the ruins of the World Trade Center, Lower Manhattan, Sept. and Oct. 2001; personal reminiscences (principally drawn from interviews appearing in the "Portraits of grief" series in The New York Times); and a randomly chosen list of names of the victims
PerformerNote
New York Choral Artists ; Brooklyn Youth Chorus ; Mark Grey, soundscape engineering ; New York Philharmonic (Philip Smith, solo trumpet) ; Lorin Maazel, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1930-2014,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grey, Mark
  • Maazel, Lorin
  • New York Choral Artists,
  • Brooklyn Youth Chorus
  • New York Philharmonic,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
Label
On the transmigration of souls, John Adams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • For orchestra, mixed chorus (SATB), children's chorus, and pre-recorded soundtrack
  • "A New York Philharmonic and Lincoln Center's Great Performers co-commission in honor of the heroes and in memory of the victims of the attacks of September 11, 2001"--Insert
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes (including the essay "Memory spaces" by David Schiff), texts, and credits ([28] p. : col. ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital 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
Control code
56428351
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (25 min.)
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
075597981629
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
79816-2
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
On the transmigration of souls, John Adams
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • For orchestra, mixed chorus (SATB), children's chorus, and pre-recorded soundtrack
  • "A New York Philharmonic and Lincoln Center's Great Performers co-commission in honor of the heroes and in memory of the victims of the attacks of September 11, 2001"--Insert
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes (including the essay "Memory spaces" by David Schiff), texts, and credits ([28] p. : col. ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital 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
Control code
56428351
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (25 min.)
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
075597981629
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
79816-2
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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