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Corporate Author Britten Choir. Performer.

Title Magnifical and mighty [sound recording].

Imprint Atlanta, Ga. : ACA, p1996.

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 Talbott Media  CD 7952    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 001829 000907 000632 000806 001213 000607 000216
Note The 1st work is a cantata for solo voices (SATB), mixed chorus (SATB), and organ; the 2nd work for solo soprano, mixed chorus (SATB), and organ; the 3rd-7th works for unacc. mixed chorus.
Language Sung in French (4th work) or English (remainder).
Note Words by Christopher Smart (1st work); Sappho (3rd work); Rainer Maria Rilke (4th work); Robert Herrick, George Crabbe, John Clare, and anonymous (5th work); and Sidney Arodin (7th work).
Performer Susan Ashe (1st work), Elizabeth Arnold (2nd work), sopranos; Cynthia Calabrese, alto (1st work); Victor Floyd, tenor (1st work); Charles Sprawls, bass (1st work); Britten Choir; Alfred Calabrese, conductor.
Event Recorded in concert, Feb. 11 (1st-2nd works) and May 6 (3rd-7th works), 1995, Cannon Chapel, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Note Eds. recorded: Boosey & Hawkes (1st, 5th works), Oxford University Press (2nd work), Mercury Music (3rd work), B. Schott (4th work), Lawson-Gould Publishers (6th work), and Peer Music (7th work).
Compact disc.
Biographical notes on the performers, and English translation of the 4th work (1 folded sheet) in container.
Contents Rejoice in the Lamb : op. 30 (18:29) ; Te Deum in C (9:07) / Benjamin Britten -- Four madrigals. Parting ; Flowers for the graces ; Love ; An absent friend / Ned Rorem (6:32) -- Six chansons. La biche ; Un cygne ; Puisque tous [i.e. tout] passe ; Printemps ; En hiver ; Verger / Paul Hindemith (8:06) -- Five flower songs : op. 47. To daffodils ; The succession of the four sweet months ; Marsh flowers ; The evening primrose ; Ballad of green broom / Benjamin Britten (12:13) -- Sometimes I feel like a moanin' dove / arr. Shaw, Parker (6:07) -- Up the lazy river / [Hoagy Carmichael] ; arr. Ward Swingle (2:16).
Subject Cantatas, Sacred.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with organ.
Te Deum laudamus (Music)
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Flowers -- Songs and music.
Genre/Form Spirituals (Songs)
Popular music.
Live sound recordings.
Added Author Shaw, Robert, 1916-1999. Arranger.
Parker, Alice, 1925- Arranger.
Swingle, Ward. Arranger.
Calabrese, Alfred. Conductor.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Rejoice in the Lamb.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Te Deum, C major.
Rorem, Ned, 1923- Madrigals, mixed voices.
Hindemith, Paul, 1895-1963. Chansons, mixed voices.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Flower songs.
Carmichael, Hoagy, 1899-1981. Lazy river; arranged.
Added Title Sometimes I feel like a moanin' dove.
Sometimes I feel like a moaning dove.
Five flower songs.
5 flower songs.
Flower songs.
Up the lazy river.
Music No. CM20039 ACA