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Songs and music
|Named Person:||Sarah, (Biblical matriarch); Sarah, (Biblical matriarch)|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Arvo Pärt; Paul Hillier; Dennis Russell Davies; Sarah Leonard; Rogers Covey-Crump; John Potter, (Tenor); Christopher Bowers-Broadbent; Pierre Favre; Hilliard Ensemble.; Western Wind Chamber Choir.; Orchester der Beethovenhalle Bonn.
|Language Note:||Sung in Latin (1st work).|
|Notes:||ECM Records: ECM 1430 (additional no. on container: 847 539-2).
The 1st work, for soloists, chorus, and instrumental ensemble, includes a Dies irae interpolation; the 2nd work for string orchestra and harp ad lib.; the 3rd work a vocalise for soprano, 2 tenors, organ, and percussion.
Program notes by Hermann Conen in German with English tranlsations, text of 1st work (Psalm 51) with English translation, and text about Sarah (Genesis 16-18, 21) in English with German translations ( p. : ports.) inserted in container.
|Performer(s):||In the 1st work: Hilliard Ensemble ; Western Wind Choir ; Paul Hillier, conductor. 2nd work: Orchester der Beethovenhalle Bonn ; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor. 3rd work: Sarah Leonard, soprano ; Rogers Covey-Crump, John Potter, tenors ; Christopher Bowers-Broadbent, organ ; Pierre Favre, percussion.|
|Event notes:||Recorded Sept. 1990 at St. Jude's-on-the-Hill, London (1st, 3rd works), and Dec. 1990 at Beethovenhalle, Bonn (2nd work).|
|Description:||1 audio disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||Miserere (34:31) --
Festina lente (5:24) --
Sarah was ninety years old (25:28).
|Series Title:||ECM new series.|