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Author Thompson, Randall, 1899-1984.

Title The testament of freedom ; Frostiana / Randall Thompson.

Publication Info. Port Washington, N.Y. : Koch International Classics, [1994]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Compact Discs  CD CLASSICAL THOMPSON TESTAMENT OF FREEDOM    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Compact Discs  CD CLASSICAL MISC.    DUE 02-15-22
Description 1 audio disc (50 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 002022 002845
Note The 1st work for mixed chorus with orchestra ; originally for men's chorus with piano acc. Movements of the 2nd work variously for mixed, men's, or women's chorus with chamber orchestra acc. ; originally with piano acc.
The 1st work a setting of four passages from the writings of Thomas Jefferson ; text of the 2nd work by Robert Frost.
Performer New York Choral Society ; Manhattan Chamber Orchestra ; Richard Auldon Clark, conductor.
Note Ed. recorded: E.C. Schirmer.
Event Recorded June 9-10, 1994, at Manhattan School of Music.
Note Compact disc.
Durations: 20:22 ; 28:45.
Program notes and texts ([24] p. : port.) inserted in container.
Contents The testament of freedom : a setting of four passages from the writings of Thomas Jefferson (1943) (20:22). The God who gave us life (2:56) ; We have counted the cost (6:04) ; We fight not for glory (4:25) ; I shall not die without a hope (6:32) -- Frostiana / texts by Robert Frost (1959) (28:45). The road not taken (4:44) ; The pasture (2:55) ; Come in (5:28) The telephone (2:17) ; A girl's garden (2:49) ; Stopping by the woods on a snowy evening (4;27) ; Choose something like a star (5:41).
Note GMD: sound recording;.
Subject Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Choruses, Secular, with chamber orchestra.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Musical settings.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 -- Musical settings.
Added Author Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963.
Clark, Richard Auldon. Conductor.
Thompson, Randall, 1899-1984. Frostiana; arranged.
New York Choral Society. Performer.
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Testament of freedom; arranged
Standard No. 099923728320
Music No. 3-7283-2 H1 Koch International Classics
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