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The Resource Treemonisha : an opera in three acts, by Scott Joplin

Treemonisha : an opera in three acts, by Scott Joplin

Label
Treemonisha : an opera in three acts
Title
Treemonisha
Title remainder
an opera in three acts
Statement of responsibility
by Scott Joplin
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • bibliography
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
TDF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1868-1917
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Joplin, Scott
Date time place
Recorded May 31-June 2, 2011, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Janinah Burnett, Anita Johnson, sopranos ; AnnMarie Sandy, mezzo-soprano ; Robert Mack, Chauncey Packer, Phumzile Sojola, tenors ; Todd Payne, Edward Pleasant, baritones ; Darren Stokes, Frank Ward, Jr., bass-baritones ; Frederick Jackson, bass ; the Paragon Ragtime Orchestra and Singers ; Rick Benjamin, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benjamin, Rick,
  • Burnett, Janinah,
  • Johnson, Anita
  • Sandy, AnnMarie,
  • Mack, Robert
  • Packer, Chauncey,
  • Sojola, Phumzile,
  • Payne, Todd,
  • Pleasant, Edward,
  • Stokes, Darren,
  • Ward, Frank
  • Jackson, Frederick
  • Paragon Ragtime Orchestra,
  • Paragon Singers,
  • Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Treemonisha : an opera in three acts, by Scott Joplin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Libretto by the composer
  • Reconstructed orchestration by Rick Benjamin
  • "Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc."--Label
  • "[The] original 1911 materials for the opera were almost entirely destroyed in the early 1960s. But here now is an authentic historically-correct reconstruction"--Container
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Rick Benjamin, biographical notes on the performers, selected bibliography and discography, synopsis, and libretto (109 p. : ill.) bound 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
Treemonisha (103:06) -- Bowing music : themes from the opera in one-step tempo (2003) / Rick Benjamin (2:02) -- Libretto preface (read by Scott Joplin's closest living relative, grandniece Mrs. LaErma White of Texarkana, Ark.) (6:32)
Control code
766419117
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 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
093228072027
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
80720-2
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
Treemonisha : an opera in three acts, by Scott Joplin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Libretto by the composer
  • Reconstructed orchestration by Rick Benjamin
  • "Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc."--Label
  • "[The] original 1911 materials for the opera were almost entirely destroyed in the early 1960s. But here now is an authentic historically-correct reconstruction"--Container
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Rick Benjamin, biographical notes on the performers, selected bibliography and discography, synopsis, and libretto (109 p. : ill.) bound 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
Treemonisha (103:06) -- Bowing music : themes from the opera in one-step tempo (2003) / Rick Benjamin (2:02) -- Libretto preface (read by Scott Joplin's closest living relative, grandniece Mrs. LaErma White of Texarkana, Ark.) (6:32)
Control code
766419117
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 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
093228072027
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
80720-2
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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