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Title The song of the earth / Gustav Mahler, Xiaogang Ye.

Publication Info. Berlin : Deutsche Grammophon, [2021]


Location Call No. Status
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  CD-ORC MAHLER    Check Shelf
Description 2 audio discs : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
digital rdatr
optical rdarm
stereo rdacpc
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CD audio
mezzo-soprano voice 1 tenor voice 1 orchestra 1 2 1 lcmpt
soprano voice 1 baritone voice 1 orchestra 1 2 1 lcmpt
Note The 1st work for tenor, alto (or baritone) and orchestra, text after Hans Bethge's Die chinesische Flöte; the 2nd work for soprano, baritone and orchestra, text: Chinese poems of the Tang Dynasty.
Title from container.
Performer Michelle DeYoung, mezzo-soprano (1st work) ; Brian Jagde, tenor (1st work) ; Liping Zhang, soprano (2nd work) ; Shenyang, baritone (2nd work) ; Shanghai Symphony Orchestra ; Long Yu, conductor.
Event Recorded Shanghai, Shanghai Symphony Hall, Concert Hall 2020 December.
Note Compact discs.
Program notes in English with German translation and texts with English translations inserted in container.
Summary This recording pairs Mahler's symphonic song-cycle Das Lied von der Erde, based on German translations of six ancient Chinese poems, with the world premiere recording of Xiaogang Ye's settings of the same texts in the original Mandarin.
Contents CD 1. Das Lied von der Erde. Das Trinklied vom Jammer der Erde (7:54) ; Der Einsame im Herbst (9:11) ; Von der Jugend (2:56) ; Von der Schönheit (7:04) ; Der Trunkene im Frühling (4:31) ; Der Abschied (26:58) / Gustav Mahler -- CD 2. The song of the earth op. 47. Tale of sorrowful song (7:46) ; Banquet at Tao family's pavilion (5:11) ; Imitation of old poem: Long autumn night (6:07) ; Lotus-picking song (6:22) ; Feelings upon awakening from drunkenness on a spring day (5:58) ; Staying at teacher's mountain retreat, awaiting a friend in vain - farewell (8:23) / Xiaogang Ye.
Language Sung in German and Mandarin.
Subject Song cycles.
Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Song cycles. (OCoLC)fst01126056
Songs (High voice) with orchestra. (OCoLC)fst01126150
Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra. (OCoLC)fst01126191
Genre/Form Song cycles. (OCoLC)fst01726743
Song cycles.
Added Author DeYoung, Michelle, singer.
Jagde, Brian, singer.
Zhang, Liping, 1965- singer.
Shenyang, 1984- singer.
Yu, Long, 1964- conductor.
Musical setting of (work): Bethge, Hans, 1876-1946. Chinesische Flöte.
Container of (work): Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911. Lied von der Erde.
Container of (work): Ye, Xiaogang. Song of the earth.
Shanghai jiao xiang yue tuan, instrumentalist.
Standard No. 028948374526
Music No. 00289 483 7452 Deutsche Grammophon
483 7452 Deutsche Grammophon
00289 486 1018 Deutsche Grammophon (disc 1)
00289 486 1019 Deutsche Grammophon (disc 2)
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