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The Resource Poetry in music

Poetry in music

Label
Poetry in music
Title
Poetry in music
Contributor
Conductor
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Does music add substance to words, or is music inspired by them? The transcendent nature of music and the power of poetry to challenge and alter perceptions of reality, harnessed by English composers over many centuries, flow through a program that invites contemplation of life and death, love and loss, creation and eternity. In a journey covering six centuries of musical history, The Sixteen performs a cappella anthems with powerful texts
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NAXOS
Date of event
2015 February 10-11
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
The Sixteen ; Harry Christophers, conductor
Place of event
At Church of St. Alban the Martye, Holborn, London
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1883-1973
  • 1905-1998
  • approximately 1575-1623
  • 1959-
  • 1890-1937
  • active 1612-1644
  • 1913-1976
  • 1901-1986
  • approximately 1580-1648
  • 1892-1983
  • 1795-1856
  • 1901-1986
  • 1572-1656
  • 1883-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christophers, Harry
  • Harris, William Henry
  • Tippett, Michael
  • Weelkes, Thomas
  • MacMillan, James
  • Gurney, Ivor
  • Ramsey, Robert
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Rubbra, Edmund
  • East, Michael
  • Howells, Herbert
  • Pearsall, R. L.
  • Rubbra, Edmund
  • Tomkins, Thomas
  • Harris, William Henry
  • Sixteen (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied
  • Choruses (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied
  • Choral music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Poetry in music
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
  • (3:37)
  • The gallant weaver
  • James MacMillan
  • (5:48)
  • Since I believe in God the Father Almighty
  • Ivor Gurney
  • (5:54)
  • When David heard
  • Robert Ramsey
  • (2:37)
  • Faire is the heaven
  • Hymn to Saint Cecilia
  • Benjamin Britten
  • (10:58)
  • There is a spirit
  • Edmund Rubbra
  • (5:35)
  • When David heard
  • Michael East
  • (4:19)
  • Take him, earth, for cherishing
  • William Harris
  • Herbert Howells
  • (8:18)
  • Lay a garland
  • Robert Pearsall
  • (3:14)
  • Eternitie
  • Edmund Rubbra
  • (2:48)
  • When David heard
  • Thomas Tompkins
  • (5:25)
  • (4:17)
  • Bring us, O Lord God
  • William Harris
  • (3:50)
  • Dance, clarion air
  • Michael Tippett
  • (4:03)
  • When David heard
  • Thomas Weelkes
Control code
965541236
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
  • GPEJP1513401
  • GPEJP1513402
  • GPEJP1513403
  • GPEJP1513404
  • GPEJP1513405
  • GPEJP1513406
  • GPEJP1513407
  • GPEJP1513408
  • GPEJP1513409
  • GPEJP1513410
  • GPEJP1513411
  • GPEJP1513412
  • GPEJP1513413
  • GPEJP1513414
Publisher number
COR16134
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)965541236
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Poetry in music
Publication
Copyright
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
  • (3:37)
  • The gallant weaver
  • James MacMillan
  • (5:48)
  • Since I believe in God the Father Almighty
  • Ivor Gurney
  • (5:54)
  • When David heard
  • Robert Ramsey
  • (2:37)
  • Faire is the heaven
  • Hymn to Saint Cecilia
  • Benjamin Britten
  • (10:58)
  • There is a spirit
  • Edmund Rubbra
  • (5:35)
  • When David heard
  • Michael East
  • (4:19)
  • Take him, earth, for cherishing
  • William Harris
  • Herbert Howells
  • (8:18)
  • Lay a garland
  • Robert Pearsall
  • (3:14)
  • Eternitie
  • Edmund Rubbra
  • (2:48)
  • When David heard
  • Thomas Tompkins
  • (5:25)
  • (4:17)
  • Bring us, O Lord God
  • William Harris
  • (3:50)
  • Dance, clarion air
  • Michael Tippett
  • (4:03)
  • When David heard
  • Thomas Weelkes
Control code
965541236
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
  • GPEJP1513401
  • GPEJP1513402
  • GPEJP1513403
  • GPEJP1513404
  • GPEJP1513405
  • GPEJP1513406
  • GPEJP1513407
  • GPEJP1513408
  • GPEJP1513409
  • GPEJP1513410
  • GPEJP1513411
  • GPEJP1513412
  • GPEJP1513413
  • GPEJP1513414
Publisher number
COR16134
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)965541236
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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