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|Named Person:||Marlene M McKinley; Allen Tate; Mark Van Doren; Emily Dickinson; Omar Khayyam|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Marlene M McKinley; Allen Tate; Mark Van Doren; Emily Dickinson; Omar Khayyam.; Elliott Carter; Bright Sheng; Martin Amlin; William Thomas McKinley; Shiela Kibbe; John Oliver Chorale.; John Oliver Chorale Orchestra.
|Language Note:||The 2nd work sung in Chinese; the remainder in English.|
|Notes:||Koch International Classics: 3-7178-2H1 ; on notes: 3-7178-2.
The 1st work for four-part men's chorus with piano; the 2nd, 3rd and 5th works for mixed chorus with orchestra; the 4th work for four-part women's chorus with chamber orchestra; the 6th and 7th works for unacc. mixed chorus.
Eds. recorded: Mercury Music Corporation (1st and 7th works); Margun Music (5th work); Martin Amlin (3rd work); Associated Music Publishers (4th and 6th works); G. Schirmer (2nd work).
Based on poetry by Allen Tate (1st work), Omar Khayyam (3rd work), Mark Van Doren (4th work), Marleen Marie Mildner McKinley (5th work), Emily Dickinson (6th and 7th works); based on folk songs from the Tsinghai province of China (2nd work).
Program notes with composer and conductor biographies, and English translations of portions of text from the 2nd and 3rd works ( p. : ill., port.) inserted in container.
|Performer(s):||John Oliver Chorale ; Sheila [i.e. Shiela] Kibbe, piano (1st work) ; [John Oliver Chorale Orchestra] (2nd-5th works) ; John Oliver, conductor.|
|Production notes:||Recorded at Emmanuel Church, Boston, Mass., Oct. 1992.|
|Description:||1 sound disc (1 hr., 3 min., 12 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||Emblems (1947) / Elliott Carter (14:30) --
Two folk songs from Chinhai (1990) / Bright Sheng (10:51) --
Time's caravan (1988) / Martin Amlin (11:31) --
The harmony of morning (1945) / Elliott Carter (9:35) --
4 text settings (1979) / William Thomas McKinley (11:43) --
Heart not so heavy as mine (1938) (4:25) ; Musicians wrestle everywhere (1945) (3:11) / Elliott Carter.
- Choruses, Secular (Men's voices, 4 parts) with piano.
- Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
- Choruses, Secular (Women's voices) with chamber orchestra.
- Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
- Folk songs, Chinese -- China -- Tsinghai Province.
- McKinley, Marlene M. -- Musical settings.
- Tate, Allen, -- 1899-1979 -- Musical settings.
- Van Doren, Mark, -- 1894-1972 -- Musical settings.
- Dickinson, Emily, -- 1830-1886 -- Musical settings.
- Omar Khayyam -- Musical settings.