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Corporate Author Kronos Quartet.

Title Night prayers.

Publication Info. New York, N.Y. : Elektra Nonesuch, [1992]


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Compact Disc Music  CD CLASSICAL Kronos Quartet    Missing
 South Windsor Public Library - Audio-Visual Materials  CD CLASSICAL KRONOS QUARTET    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  CD INSTRUMENTAL KRON    Check Shelf
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 000338 000601 002116 001146 000356 000809 002314
Note Elektra Nonesuch: 79346-2 (on container spine: 9 79346-2).
The 7th work with tape.
Performer Kronos Quartet; the Throat Singers of Tuva (vocal trio; 1st work); Dawn Upshaw, soprano (2nd work); Djivan Gasparian, duduk (5th work); Mikhail Alexandrovich, cantor (6th work).
Event Recorded 1992-1994, at Skywalker Sound, Marin Co., Calif.; the American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York; and Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Mass.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes by Brooke Gladstone and the composers, and texts with English translations ([16] p.) inserted in container.
Contents Kongerei / traditional ; arr. S. Mackey (3:38) -- Lacrymosa / Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky (6:01) -- Mugam sayagi / Franghiz Ali-Zadeh (21:16) -- Quartet no. 4 / Sofia Gubaidulina (11:46) -- A cool wind is blowing / Tigran Tahmizyan (3:56) -- K'vakarat / Osvaldo Golijov (8:09) -- Night prayers / Giya Kancheli (23:14).
Language Sung in Russian (1st work), Latin (2nd work), and Hebrew (6th work).
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Vocal trios with string ensemble.
Throat singing.
Sacred songs (High voice) with string ensemble.
String quartets.
Quintets (Duduk (Oboe), violins (2), viola, cello)
Synagogue music -- High Holiday services.
Quintets (Electronics, violins (2), viola, cello)
Added Author Mackey, Steven, 1956- Arranger.
Upshaw, Dawn. voc
Gasparian, Djivan. Instrumentalist.
Aleksandrovich, Mikhail. voc
Yanov-Yanovsky, Dmitri. Lacrymosa.
Älizadä, Firängiz, 1947- Mugam-sajahy.
Gubaidulina, Sofia, 1931- Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 4.
Tahmizyan, Tigran, 1961- Cool wind is blowing.
Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- K'vakarat.
Kancheli, Gii︠a︡. Leben ohne Weihnacht. Nachtgebete.
Huun-Huur-Tu (Musical group) Performer.
Added Title Kongerei.
Standard No. 075597934625
Music No. 79346-2 Elektra Nonesuch
9 79346-2 Elektra Nonesuch
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