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The fifth century

Author: Gavin BryarsDonald NallyKelly Ann BixbyKaren BlanchardRebecca SilerAll authors
Publisher: München : ECM Records, [2016] ℗2016
Series: ECM new series.
Edition/Format:   eMusic : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of two works by the composer Gavin Bryars: The fifth century, a large-scale work for choir and saxophone quartet that uses text from Centuries of meditations, by the English poet and theologian Thomas Traherne; and, Two love songs, settings of Petrarch sonnets for female choir a cappella.
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Genre/Form: Art music
Love songs
Musical settings
Sacred music
Streaming audio
Additional Physical Format: Source record:
Bryars, Gavin.
Fifth century.
München : ECM Records, [2016]
(OCoLC)960306536
Named Person: Thomas Traherne; Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca; Thomas Traherne
Material Type: Music, Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Gavin Bryars; Donald Nally; Kelly Ann Bixby; Karen Blanchard; Rebecca Siler; Thomas Traherne; Francesco Petrarca; Prism Quartet,; Crossing (Musical group : Philadelphia, Pa.),
OCLC Number: 1085541319
Language Note: Sung in English (1st work) and Italian (2nd work).
Performer(s): The Crossing ; PRISM Quartet (Timothy McAllister, soprano saxophone ; Robert Young, alto saxophone ; Matthew Levy, tenor saxophone ; Taimur Sullivan, baritone saxophone) (1st work) ; Kelly Ann Bixby, Karen Blanchard, Rebecca Siler, soloists (2nd work) ; Donald Nally, conductor.
Event notes: recorded
2014 July
Gould Hall, Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia.
recorded
2015 June
Saint Paul's Episcopal Church, Philadelphia.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file).
Contents: The fifth century. We see the heavens with our eyes (9:47) ; As sure as there is a space infinite (5:37) ; Infinity of space is like a painter's table (3:54) ; Eternity is a mysterious absence of times and ages (6:42) ; Eternity magnifies our joys exceedingly (3:17) ; His omnipresence is our field of joys (5:50) ; Our bridegroom and our king being everywhere (7:14) --
Two love songs. Io amai sempre (3:59) ; Solo et pensoso (3:47).
Medium of Performance: mixed chorus
saxophone ensemble
women's chorus
Series Title: ECM new series.
Other Titles: Choral music.
Responsibility: Gavin Bryars.

Abstract:

A collection of two works by the composer Gavin Bryars: The fifth century, a large-scale work for choir and saxophone quartet that uses text from Centuries of meditations, by the English poet and theologian Thomas Traherne; and, Two love songs, settings of Petrarch sonnets for female choir a cappella.

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