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Author Danielpour, Richard.

Title Elegies ; Sonnets to Orpheus / Richard Danielpour.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Sony Classical, [2001]

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 Talbott Media  CD 3696    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Talbott CD Annex  CD 3696 c.2  Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 003300 003300
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital
1.4 m/s
digital recording
Note The 1st work is a song cycle for mezzo-soprano and baritone with orchestra; the 2nd work for solo soprano and instrumental ensemble (flute, horn, percussion, piano (celesta), violin, viola, violoncello, and double bass).
Words of the 1st work by Kim Vaeth, after letters by Charles von Stade; words of the 2nd work by Rainer Maria Rilke.
Performer In the 1st work: Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano; Thomas Hampson, baritone; London Philharmonic Orchestra; Roger Nierenberg, conductor. In the 2nd work: Ying Huang, soprano; Perspectives Ensemble; Roger Nierenberg, conductor.
Event Recorded Sept. 5-6, 1998, Henry Wood Hall, Trinity Church Square, London (1st work); and Apr. 17-21, 2000, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City (2nd work).
Note Compact disc.
Program notes and texts (17 p. : ports.) in container.
Contents Elegies. Vigil ; Lachrimosa ; Benediction ; Litany ; In paradisum (33:00) -- Sonnets to Orpheus. Prologue ; Dance the orange ; Elegy ; Tarantella ; Anthem ; Epilogue (33:00).
Language Sung in English.
Genre/Form Song cycles.
Song cycles.
Subject Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra.
Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra.
Vocal duets with orchestra.
Vocal duets with orchestra.
Vaeth, Kim, 1952- -- Musical settings.
Vaeth, Kim, 1952-
Genre/Form Musical settings.
Subject Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble.
Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble.
Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926 -- Musical settings.
Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926.
Genre/Form Sound recordings.
Sound recordings.
Musical settings.
Added Author Vaeth, Kim, 1952- lyricist.
Von Stade, Charles.
Von Stade, Frederica, performer.
Hampson, Thomas, performer.
Huang, Ying (Soprano), performer.
Nierenberg, Roger, conductor.
Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926. Sonette an Orpheus.
Danielpour, Richard. Sonnets to Orpheus, book 1.
London Philharmonic Orchestra, performer.
Perspectives Ensemble, performer.
Music No. SK 60850 Sony Classical