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The Resource Toward an American opera, 1911-1954

Toward an American opera, 1911-1954

Label
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954
Title
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • bibliography
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers; recorded 1912-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1859-1924
  • 1859-1924
  • 1885-1966
  • 1885-1966
  • 1884-1964
  • 1896-1981
  • 1900-1990
  • 1911-2007
  • 1900-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Herbert, Victor
  • Herbert, Victor
  • Taylor, Deems
  • Taylor, Deems
  • Gruenberg, Louis
  • Hanson, Howard
  • Copland, Aaron
  • Menotti, Gian Carlo
  • Copland, Aaron
Series statement
Recorded anthology of American music
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Music
Label
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st 6 selections are mono., the remainder stereo
  • Durations on container; notes on the original recordings, program notes by Patrick J. Smith, texts, bibliography, and discography (6 p. ill.) bound in
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
Herbert, V. Natoma (J. D. Redding): I list the trill. No country can my own outvie.--Taylor, D. The king's henchman (E. St. V. Millay): Oh, Caesar, great wert thou. Nay, Maccus, lay him down.--Gruenberg, L. The Emperor Jones (K. de Jaffa): Standin' in the need of prayer.--Hanson, H. Merry mount (R. Stokes): 'Tis an Earth defiled.--Copland, A. The second hurricane (E. Denby): Two Willow Hill. Sextet. Jeff's song. Queenie's song.--Menotti, G. C. The consul (Menotti): To this we've come.--Copland A. The tender land (H. Everett): It promises to be a fine night; The promise of living
Control code
4043714
Dimensions
12 in
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 disc.
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
78750046
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
33 1/3 rpm.
Publisher number
NW 241
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Label
Toward an American opera, 1911-1954
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st 6 selections are mono., the remainder stereo
  • Durations on container; notes on the original recordings, program notes by Patrick J. Smith, texts, bibliography, and discography (6 p. ill.) bound in
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
Herbert, V. Natoma (J. D. Redding): I list the trill. No country can my own outvie.--Taylor, D. The king's henchman (E. St. V. Millay): Oh, Caesar, great wert thou. Nay, Maccus, lay him down.--Gruenberg, L. The Emperor Jones (K. de Jaffa): Standin' in the need of prayer.--Hanson, H. Merry mount (R. Stokes): 'Tis an Earth defiled.--Copland, A. The second hurricane (E. Denby): Two Willow Hill. Sextet. Jeff's song. Queenie's song.--Menotti, G. C. The consul (Menotti): To this we've come.--Copland A. The tender land (H. Everett): It promises to be a fine night; The promise of living
Control code
4043714
Dimensions
12 in
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 disc.
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
78750046
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
33 1/3 rpm.
Publisher number
NW 241
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)

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