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Author Crumb, George.

Title 70th birthday album / George Crumb.

Publication Info. New Rochelle, NY : Bridge, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  COMPACT DISC C CRUM 70    Check Shelf
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 003536 000941 000832
Note Compact disc.
Program notes by the composer, biographical notes, and texts (including English translation of the Latin) (27 p. : ill.) in container.
Contents Star-child : a parable for soprano, antiphonal children's voices, male speaking choir, bell ringers, and large orchestra. Introduction: Desolato ; Vox clamans in deserto ; Ascensus potestatum tenebrarum ; Musica apocalyptica ; Seven trumpets of the apocalypse ; Adventus puerorum luminus ; Hymnus pro novo tempore (35:36) -- Mundus canis = A dog's world : five humoresques for guitar and percussion. Tammy ; Fritzi ; Heidel ; Emma-Jean ; Yoda (9:41) -- Three early songs. Night ; Let it be forgotten ; Wind elegy (8:32).
Performer Susan Narucki (1st work), Ann Crumb (3rd work), sopranos ; Joseph Alessi, trombone (1st work) ; David Starobin, guitar (2nd work) ; George Crumb, percussion (2nd work) and piano (3rd work) ; Warsaw Boy's Choir, Warsaw Philharmonic Choir (male speaking choir), Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Thomas Conlin, conductor (1st work).
Event Recorded at The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, Oct. 1998 (2nd work); at Master Sound Astoria, Mar. 1999 (3rd work); and at Philharmonic Hall, Warsaw and The American Academy of Arts and Letters, July and Aug. 1999 (1st work).
Language The 1st work sung in Latin; 3rd in English.
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Choruses, Sacred (Children's voices) with orchestra.
Percussion and guitar music.
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Added Author Narucki, Susan. Performer.
Crumb, Ann. Performer.
Alessi, Joseph. Performer.
Starobin, David. Performer.
Crumb, George. Performer.
Conlin, Thomas. Conductor.
Crumb, George. Star-child.
Crumb, George. Mundus canis.
Crumb, George. Early songs.
Warszawski Chór Chłopięcy. Performer.
Filharmonia Narodowa (Warsaw, Poland). Chór. Performer.
Filharmonia Narodowa (Warsaw, Poland) Performer.
Added Title Works. Selections
Seventieth birthday album
Standard No. 090404909528
Music No. BRIDGE 9095 Bridge
9095 Bridge
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