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The Resource The company of heaven ; Paul Bunyan, Overture ; Lullaby of dream shadows ; Inkslinger's love song, Britten

The company of heaven ; Paul Bunyan, Overture ; Lullaby of dream shadows ; Inkslinger's love song, Britten

Label
The company of heaven ; Paul Bunyan, Overture ; Lullaby of dream shadows ; Inkslinger's love song
Title
The company of heaven ; Paul Bunyan
Title part
Overture ; Lullaby of dream shadows ; Inkslinger's love song
Statement of responsibility
Britten
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Date time place
Recorded June 1989, Henry Wood Hall, London
Form of composition
cantatas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Peter Barkworth, Sheila Allen, speakers (1st work) ; Cathryn Pope (1st work), Patricia Forbes (2nd work), Bronwen Mills (2nd work), sopranos ; Dan Dressen, Andrew Murgatroyd (2nd work), Angus Smith (2nd work), tenors ; Christopher Herrick, organ (1st work) ; London Philharmonic Choir ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Philip Brunelle, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1879-1953,
  • 1932-2011,
  • 1943-
  • 1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roberts, R. Ellis
  • Barkworth, Peter,
  • Allen, Sheila
  • Pope, Cathryn,
  • Forbes, Patricia
  • Mills, Bronwen,
  • Dressen, Dan,
  • Murgatroyd, Andrew,
  • Smith, Angus,
  • Herrick, Christopher,
  • Brunelle, Philip
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • English Chamber Orchestra,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cantatas, Sacred
  • Operas
Label
The company of heaven ; Paul Bunyan, Overture ; Lullaby of dream shadows ; Inkslinger's love song, Britten
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First work a cantata for speakers, soprano, tenor, chorus, timpani, organ, and string orchestra; the excerpts from Paul Bunyan (2nd work) were rejected by the composer for his final revision of the operetta
  • Words of 1st work selected by R. Ellis Roberts; words of 2nd work by W.H. Auden; Overture orchestrated by Colin Matthews
  • Compact disc
  • Durations: 50:00; 18:00
  • Program notes by Philip Reed in English with French and German translations and texts ([40] p. : 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
26133069
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
91758675 /R
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
7567911072
Other physical details
digital, stereophonic
Publisher number
VC 7 91107-2
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
The company of heaven ; Paul Bunyan, Overture ; Lullaby of dream shadows ; Inkslinger's love song, Britten
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First work a cantata for speakers, soprano, tenor, chorus, timpani, organ, and string orchestra; the excerpts from Paul Bunyan (2nd work) were rejected by the composer for his final revision of the operetta
  • Words of 1st work selected by R. Ellis Roberts; words of 2nd work by W.H. Auden; Overture orchestrated by Colin Matthews
  • Compact disc
  • Durations: 50:00; 18:00
  • Program notes by Philip Reed in English with French and German translations and texts ([40] p. : 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
26133069
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Lccn
91758675 /R
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
7567911072
Other physical details
digital, stereophonic
Publisher number
VC 7 91107-2
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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