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Songs and music
|Named Person:||Maurice Maeterlinck; Francesco Petrarca; Maurice Maeterlinck; Francesco Petrarca|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Arnold Schoenberg; Maurice Maeterlinck; Francesco Petrarca; Simon Callow; Eileen Hulse; Stephen Varcoe; Robert Craft; London Symphony Orchestra.; London Voices.; 20th Century Classics Ensemble.
|Language Note:||The 2nd work narrated in English and German, with chorus in Hebrew; the 4th work sung in French; vocal portion of the 5th work sung in German.|
|Notes:||The 1st work the 1922 version; the 2nd work a musical drama for narrator, male chorus, and orchestra; the 3rd work music for an imaginary film, for orchestra; the 4th work for high soprano, celesta, harmonium, and harp; the 5th work for baritone, clarinet, bass clarinet, mandolin, guitar, violin, viola, and violoncello.
Texts by the composer (2nd work), Maurice Maeterlinck (4th work), and Petrarca (5th work).
Durations: 16:47; 7:02; 8:23; 3:26; 33:11.
Program notes and texts of the vocal works, in part with English and/or German translations ( p. : ports.)--inserted in container.
|Performer(s):||London Symphony Orchestra (1st-4th works) ; Simon Callow, narrator, London Voices (in the 2nd work) ; Eileen Hulse, soprano (in the 4th work) ; the 20th Century Classics Ensemble, Stephen Varcoe, baritone (5th work) ; Robert Craft, conductor.|
|Event notes:||Recorded May 28-29, 1994, at Abbey Road Studios, London, England (1st-4th works), and Jan. 10, 1994, at Mastersound Studios, Astoria, N.Y. (5th work).|
|Description:||1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||Five Pieces for Orchestra, Opus 16 (16:47) --
A Survivor from Warsaw, Opus 46 (7:02) --
Accompaniment to a Cinematographic Scene, Opus 34 (8:23) --
Herzgewaechse, Opus 20 (3:26) --
Serenade, Opus 24 (33:11).
|Other Titles:||Survivor from Warsaw.
Accompaniment to a cinematographic scene.
- Orchestral music.
- Monologues with music (Chorus with orchestra)
- Warsaw (Poland) -- History -- Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, 1943 -- Songs and music.
- Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble.
- Maeterlinck, Maurice, -- 1862-1949 -- Musical settings.
- Songs (Medium voice) with instrumental ensemble.
- Petrarca, Francesco, -- 1304-1374 -- Musical settings.
- Maeterlinck, Maurice, -- 1862-1949.
- Petrarca, Francesco, -- 1304-1374.
- Poland -- Warsaw.