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|Additional Physical Format:||Source record:
Ferris, William, 1937 February 26-2000.
Corridors of light.
Chicago, IL : Cedille Foundation, ℗2010
|Named Person:||Salvatore Quasimodo; Stephen Spender; Salvatore Quasimodo; Stephen Spender|
|Material Type:||Music, Sound recording, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Ferris; Patricia Spencer, (Soprano); Kathleen Meredith; John Vorrasi; Philip Skeris; John Shirley-Quirk; Sara Watkins; Alan Heatherington; Arnie Roth; William Ferris Chorale.; Composer Festival Orchestra.; Chicago String Ensemble.; London Symphony Orchestra.
|Language Note:||Sung in Latin (1st work), Italian (2nd work) and English (3rd work).|
|Notes:||Text of the 2nd work by Salvatore Quasimodo; text of the 4th work by Stephen Spender.
"World premiere recordings"--Container.
Program and biographical notes in English and texts with English translations (19 p. : port.) inserted in container.
|Performer(s):||In the 1st work: Patricia Spencer, soprano ; Kathleen Meredith, alto ; John Vorrasi, tenor ; Philip Skeris, bass ; William Ferris Chorale ; Composer Festival Orchestra ; William Ferris, conductor. In the 2nd work: John Vorrasi, tenor ; Chicago String Ensemble ; Alan Heatherington, conductor. In the 3rd work: London Symphony Strings ; Arnie Roth, conductor. In the 4th work: John Shirley-Quirk, baritone ; Sara Watkins, oboe ; William Ferris Chorale ; Composer Festival Orchestra ; William Ferris, conductor.|
|Event notes:||Recorded in performance May 15, 1992 (1st work) and May 19, 1995 (4th work), Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Chicago, Mar. 10, 1989, St. Paul's United Methodist Church of Christ, Chicago and Mar. 11, 1989, Christ Church of Oak Brook, Oak Brook, IL (2nd work), and Jan. 12, 2001, Abbey Road Studios, London (3rd work).|
|Description:||1 online resource (1 sound file)|
|Contents:||Gloria for mixed chorus, solo quartet and orchestra (18:57) --
Ed è subito sera : solo cantata for tenor and string orchestra (23:14) --
Bristol Hills : a reflection for string orchestra (7:45) --
Corridors of light : for baritone, oboe, piano, percussion and string orchestra (21:18).
|Responsibility:||of William Ferris.|
- Gloria in excelsis Deo (Music)
- Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
- Solo cantatas, Secular (High voice)
- Quasimodo, Salvatore, -- 1901-1968 -- Musical settings.
- String orchestra music.
- Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
- Spender, Stephen, -- 1909-1995 -- Musical settings.
- Quasimodo, Salvatore, -- 1901-1968.
- Spender, Stephen, -- 1909-1995.