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The very best of Janet Baker

Label
The very best of Janet Baker
Title
The very best of Janet Baker
Creator
Contributor
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • fre
  • lat
  • ger
  • eng
  • fre
  • lat
  • ger
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
OL$
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, Janet
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/featuredMedium
  • mezzo-soprano voice
  • mezzo-soprano voice
  • mezzo-soprano voice
  • mezzo-soprano voice
  • mezzo-soprano voice
  • mezzo-soprano voice
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in German, English, French, and Latin
Music parts
not applicable
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberOfPerformers
  • 3
  • 2
  • 3
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/performanceMedium
  • orchestra
  • chamber orchestra
  • men's chorus
  • orchestra
  • cello
  • organ
  • mixed chorus
  • orchestra
  • mezzo-soprano voice
  • piano
  • viola
  • piano
PerformerNote
Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano ; disc 1: with various performers ; disc 2: with Gerald Moore (tracks 1-9, 21-22), Geoffrey Parsons (tracks 10-17), Daniel Barenboim (tracks 18-19), André Previn (track 20), piano ; Cecil Aronowitz, viola (track 20)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1685-1750
  • 1685-1759
  • 1809-1847
  • 1833-1897
  • 1860-1911
  • 1848-1933
  • 1902-1986
  • 1857-1934
  • 1857-1934
  • 1872-1958
  • 1913-1976
  • 1894-1930
  • 1845-1924
  • 1845-1924
  • 1845-1924
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1797-1828
  • 1809-1847
  • 1810-1856
  • 1810-1856
  • 1833-1897
  • 1864-1949
  • 1864-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix
  • Brahms, Johannes
  • Mahler, Gustav
  • Duparc, Henri
  • Duruflé, Maurice
  • Elgar, Edward
  • Elgar, Edward
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Warlock, Peter
  • Fauré, Gabriel
  • Fauré, Gabriel
  • Fauré, Gabriel
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix
  • Schumann, Robert
  • Schumann, Robert
  • Brahms, Johannes
  • Strauss, Richard
  • Strauss, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Songs (Medium voice)
  • Sacred songs (Medium voice)
  • Oratorios
  • Requiems
  • Sacred songs (Medium voice)
  • Oratorios
  • Requiems
  • Song cycles
  • Songs (Medium voice)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The very best of Janet Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Principally songs and oratorio excerpts
  • Compilation of previously released material (℗1965-℗1981)
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Alan Blyth (6 pages : portraits) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical 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
Contents
  • Felix Mendelssohn (New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor)
  • (3:37) --
  • Alto rhapsody : op. 53
  • Johannes Brahms ; text, Goethe (John Aldis Choir, men's voices ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Adrian Boult, conductor)
  • (11:44)
  • Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
  • Gustav Mahler ; text, Rückert (Hallé Orchestra ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (6:52)
  • L'invitation au voyage
  • Henri Duparc ; text, Baudelaire (London Symphony Orchestra ; André Previn, conductor)
  • disc 1:
  • (4:37)
  • Requiem, op. 9. Pie Jesu
  • Maurice Durufle (Timothy Hugh, cello ; John Butt, organ ; Sir Philip Ledger, conductor)
  • (3:16)
  • Sea pictures, op. 37. Sea slumber-song ; In haven (Capri) ; Sabbath morning at sea
  • Where corals lie
  • Edward Elgar ; texts, respectively: Roden Noel ; C. Alice Elgar ; Elizabeth Barrett Browning ; Richard Garnett ; A. Lindsay Gordon (London Symphony Orchestra ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (23:47)
  • Dream of Gerontius. Angel's farewell / Edward Elgar ; text, Cardinal Newman (Hallé Choir ; Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus ; Ambrosian Singers ; Hallé Orchestra ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (6:52)
  • Christmas oratorio. Bereite dich, Zion
  • J.S. Bach (Acadamy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (5:04)
  • Messiah. He was despised
  • George Frideric Handel (English Chamber Orchestra ; Sir. Charles Mackerras, conductor)
  • (12:33)
  • Elijah. O rest in the Lord
  • Peter Warlock ; text, Shakespeare
  • (1:20)
  • Prison : op. 83 no. 1
  • (2:19)
  • Soir : op. 83 no. 2
  • (2:12)
  • Clair de lune : op. 46 no. 2
  • (3:05)
  • Gabriel Fauré ; texts, respectively: Verlaine ; Samain ; Verlaine
  • Ave Maria (Ellens Gesang III) : D. 839
  • disc 2:
  • (6:44)
  • Gretchen am Spinnrade : D. 118
  • (3:38)
  • Wiegenlied (Schlafe, schlafe) : D. 498
  • (2:53)
  • Die Forelle : D. 550
  • (2:00)
  • Auf dem Wasser zu singen : D. 774
  • (3:18)
  • An die Musik : D. 547
  • Linden Lea
  • (2:47) : An Sylvia : D. 891
  • (2:55)
  • Nacht und Träume : D. 827
  • (4:34)
  • Heidenröslein : D. 257
  • (1:50)
  • Du bist die Ruh' : D. 776
  • (4:28) / Franz Schubert ; texts, respectively: Scott, trans. Storck ; Goethe ; Anonymous ; Schubart ; Stolberg ; Schober ; Shakespeare, trans. Von Bauernfeld
  • Auf Flügeln des Gesanges : op. 34 no. 2
  • Mendelssohn ; text, Heine
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams ; text, William Barnes
  • (3:15)
  • Liederkreis : op. 39. Mondnacht
  • Robert Schumann ; text, Eichendorff
  • (4:07)
  • Frauenliebe und -leben : op. 42. Du Ring an meinem Finger
  • Robert Schumann ; text, Chamisso
  • (2:51)
  • Geistliches Wiegenlied : op. 91 no. 2
  • Brahms ; text, Geibel, after Vega
  • (5:43)
  • (2:51)
  • Befreit : op. 39 no. 4
  • (5:33) ; Morgen! : op. 27 no. 4
  • (4:15)
  • Richard Strauss ; texts, respectively, Dehmel ; Mackay
  • A boy was born : op. 3. Corpus Christi carol
  • Benjamin Britten ; text, anonymous, 15th century
  • (2:46)
  • Pretty ring time
Control code
49759669
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (155 min., 4 sec.)
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
724357506922
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
  • 7243 5 75069 2 2
  • 7243 5 75070 2 8
  • 7243 5 75071 2 7
  • 5 75069 2
  • 5 75070 2
  • 5 75071 2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)49759669
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The very best of Janet Baker
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Principally songs and oratorio excerpts
  • Compilation of previously released material (℗1965-℗1981)
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Alan Blyth (6 pages : portraits) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical 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
Contents
  • Felix Mendelssohn (New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor)
  • (3:37) --
  • Alto rhapsody : op. 53
  • Johannes Brahms ; text, Goethe (John Aldis Choir, men's voices ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Adrian Boult, conductor)
  • (11:44)
  • Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
  • Gustav Mahler ; text, Rückert (Hallé Orchestra ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (6:52)
  • L'invitation au voyage
  • Henri Duparc ; text, Baudelaire (London Symphony Orchestra ; André Previn, conductor)
  • disc 1:
  • (4:37)
  • Requiem, op. 9. Pie Jesu
  • Maurice Durufle (Timothy Hugh, cello ; John Butt, organ ; Sir Philip Ledger, conductor)
  • (3:16)
  • Sea pictures, op. 37. Sea slumber-song ; In haven (Capri) ; Sabbath morning at sea
  • Where corals lie
  • Edward Elgar ; texts, respectively: Roden Noel ; C. Alice Elgar ; Elizabeth Barrett Browning ; Richard Garnett ; A. Lindsay Gordon (London Symphony Orchestra ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (23:47)
  • Dream of Gerontius. Angel's farewell / Edward Elgar ; text, Cardinal Newman (Hallé Choir ; Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus ; Ambrosian Singers ; Hallé Orchestra ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (6:52)
  • Christmas oratorio. Bereite dich, Zion
  • J.S. Bach (Acadamy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (5:04)
  • Messiah. He was despised
  • George Frideric Handel (English Chamber Orchestra ; Sir. Charles Mackerras, conductor)
  • (12:33)
  • Elijah. O rest in the Lord
  • Peter Warlock ; text, Shakespeare
  • (1:20)
  • Prison : op. 83 no. 1
  • (2:19)
  • Soir : op. 83 no. 2
  • (2:12)
  • Clair de lune : op. 46 no. 2
  • (3:05)
  • Gabriel Fauré ; texts, respectively: Verlaine ; Samain ; Verlaine
  • Ave Maria (Ellens Gesang III) : D. 839
  • disc 2:
  • (6:44)
  • Gretchen am Spinnrade : D. 118
  • (3:38)
  • Wiegenlied (Schlafe, schlafe) : D. 498
  • (2:53)
  • Die Forelle : D. 550
  • (2:00)
  • Auf dem Wasser zu singen : D. 774
  • (3:18)
  • An die Musik : D. 547
  • Linden Lea
  • (2:47) : An Sylvia : D. 891
  • (2:55)
  • Nacht und Träume : D. 827
  • (4:34)
  • Heidenröslein : D. 257
  • (1:50)
  • Du bist die Ruh' : D. 776
  • (4:28) / Franz Schubert ; texts, respectively: Scott, trans. Storck ; Goethe ; Anonymous ; Schubart ; Stolberg ; Schober ; Shakespeare, trans. Von Bauernfeld
  • Auf Flügeln des Gesanges : op. 34 no. 2
  • Mendelssohn ; text, Heine
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams ; text, William Barnes
  • (3:15)
  • Liederkreis : op. 39. Mondnacht
  • Robert Schumann ; text, Eichendorff
  • (4:07)
  • Frauenliebe und -leben : op. 42. Du Ring an meinem Finger
  • Robert Schumann ; text, Chamisso
  • (2:51)
  • Geistliches Wiegenlied : op. 91 no. 2
  • Brahms ; text, Geibel, after Vega
  • (5:43)
  • (2:51)
  • Befreit : op. 39 no. 4
  • (5:33) ; Morgen! : op. 27 no. 4
  • (4:15)
  • Richard Strauss ; texts, respectively, Dehmel ; Mackay
  • A boy was born : op. 3. Corpus Christi carol
  • Benjamin Britten ; text, anonymous, 15th century
  • (2:46)
  • Pretty ring time
Control code
49759669
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (155 min., 4 sec.)
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
724357506922
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
  • 7243 5 75069 2 2
  • 7243 5 75070 2 8
  • 7243 5 75071 2 7
  • 5 75069 2
  • 5 75070 2
  • 5 75071 2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)49759669
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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