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The Resource Porgy and Bess, Gershwin

Porgy and Bess, Gershwin

Label
Porgy and Bess
Title
Porgy and Bess
Statement of responsibility
Gershwin
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Lyricist
Performer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gershwin, George
Date time place
Recorded Aug. 1975 at Masonic Hall, Cleveland
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Leona Mitchell, Barbara Hendricks, sopranos ; Florence Quivar, Barbara Conrad, mezzo-sopranos ; François Clemmons, tenor ; Arthur Thompson, baritone ; McHenry Boatwright, bass-baritone ; Willard White, bass ; supporting soloists ; Cleveland Orchestra ; Cleveland Orchestra Chorus ; Cleveland Orchestra Children's Chorus ; Lorin Maazel, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-1940,
  • 1896-1983,
  • 1940-
  • 1942-2004,
  • 1928-1994,
  • 1930-2014,
  • 1885-1940
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Mitchell, Leona,
  • Hendricks, Barbara,
  • Quivar, Florence,
  • Conrad, Barbara Smith
  • Clemmons, François,
  • Thompson, Arthur
  • Boatwright, McHenry
  • White, Willard,
  • Maazel, Lorin
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Cleveland Orchestra
  • Cleveland Orchestra,
Label
Porgy and Bess, Gershwin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Libretto by DuBose Heyward ; lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; based on the play "Porgy" by DuBose Heyward and Dorothy K. Heyward
  • Originally released in 1976 and 1985 by Decca Record Co
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes and libretto in English (63 p. : ill.) inserted in outer container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
33428311
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 audio discs (182 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
1779439422
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
533942F
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
Porgy and Bess, Gershwin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Libretto by DuBose Heyward ; lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; based on the play "Porgy" by DuBose Heyward and Dorothy K. Heyward
  • Originally released in 1976 and 1985 by Decca Record Co
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes and libretto in English (63 p. : ill.) inserted in outer container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
33428311
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 audio discs (182 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
1779439422
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
533942F
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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