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The complete orchestral song cycles, Benjamin Britten

Label
The complete orchestral song cycles
Title
The complete orchestral song cycles
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Britten
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Performer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • fre
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
BNG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Date time place
Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, June-July, 1990 (2nd work), at St. Nicholas, Newcastle, July 1994 (5th work), and at Henry Wood Hall, London, July 1994 (remainder)
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in French and English; words from various sources
PerformerNote
Variously: Felicity Lott, Phyllis Bryn-Julson, sopranos ; Ann Murray, mezzo-soprano ; Philip Langridge, tenor ; Frank Lloyd, horn ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Northern Sinfonia (5th work) ; Steuart Bedford, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1939-2010,
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lott, Felicity,
  • Bryn-Julson, Phyllis,
  • Murray, Ann
  • Langridge, Philip
  • Lloyd, Frank,
  • Bedford, Steuart,
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • English Chamber Orchestra,
  • Northern Sinfonia,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Solo cantatas, Secular (Medium voice)
Label
The complete orchestral song cycles, Benjamin Britten
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • For solo voices and orchestra, the 4th work also with solo horn. The final work is a cantata
  • Eds. recorded: Faber Music (1st, 6th works); Boosey & Hawkes (remainder)
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Donald Mitchell and Philip Reed, and vocal texts with English translations of the French works (28 p.) 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
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Quatre chansons françaises, op. posth. (11:59) -- Our hunting fathers : op. 8 (27:54) -- Les illuminations : op. 18 (22:04) -- Serenade, op. 31 (22:47) -- Nocturne, op. 60 (26:21) -- Phaedra : op. 93 (14:46)
Control code
44260524
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
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
717794543421
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
525434M
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 complete orchestral song cycles, Benjamin Britten
Publication
Note
  • For solo voices and orchestra, the 4th work also with solo horn. The final work is a cantata
  • Eds. recorded: Faber Music (1st, 6th works); Boosey & Hawkes (remainder)
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Donald Mitchell and Philip Reed, and vocal texts with English translations of the French works (28 p.) 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
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Quatre chansons françaises, op. posth. (11:59) -- Our hunting fathers : op. 8 (27:54) -- Les illuminations : op. 18 (22:04) -- Serenade, op. 31 (22:47) -- Nocturne, op. 60 (26:21) -- Phaedra : op. 93 (14:46)
Control code
44260524
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
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
717794543421
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
525434M
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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