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The Resource America : a prophecy, Thomas Adès, (sound recording)

America : a prophecy, Thomas Adès, (sound recording)

Label
America : a prophecy
Title
America
Title remainder
a prophecy
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Adès
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • lat
  • ger
  • eng
  • spa
  • lat
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
CIN
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EMI classics
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adès, Thomas
Date time place
Recorded Mar. 2002, Symphony Hall, Birmingham (works 1-2, 10) and Feb. 2003, Temple Church (remainder)
Form of composition
other
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English, Spanish, Latin and German
LC call number
M1.A22
LC item number
A64 2004
PerformerNote
In the 1st work: Susan Bickley, mezzo-soprano ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and Chorus ; Thomas Adès, conductor. In the 2nd-5th works: Polyphony ; Stephen Layton, director ; Tom Poster, piano ; Hugh Webb, harp ; Richard Benjafield, percussion (3rd work) ; Christopher Bowers-Broadbent, organ (3rd-4th works). In the 6th work: Robin Blaze, countertenor ; Huw Watkins, piano. In the 7th-9th works: Composers Ensemble ; Thomas Adès, conductor ; Claron McFadden, soprano (7th work). In the 10th work: Christopher Maltman, baritone ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Adès, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1959-
  • 1958-
  • 1668-1733
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bickley, Susan
  • Poster, Tom
  • Webb, Hugh
  • Benjafield, Richard
  • Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher
  • Layton, Stephen
  • Blaze, Robin
  • Watkins, Huw
  • McFadden, Claron
  • Maltman, Christopher
  • Smythe, Cathal
  • Adès, Thomas
  • Adès, Thomas
  • Adès, Thomas
  • Adès, Thomas
  • Adès, Thomas
  • Adès, Thomas
  • Adès, Thomas
  • Foreman, Chris
  • Couperin, François
  • Adès, Thomas
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • Polyphony (Choral ensemble)
  • Composers Ensemble
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • Choruses (Mixed voices) with organ
  • Choruses, Secular (Men's voices), Unaccompanied
  • Songs (High voice) with piano
  • Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble
  • Instrumental ensembles, Arranged
  • Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra
Label
America : a prophecy, Thomas Adès, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes in English and texts with English translations in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
America: a prophecy : op. 19, for mezzo-soprano and large orchestra with optional large chorus (1999) -- The Fayrfax carol : for SATB div. chorus with optional organ (1997) -- Fool's rhymes : op. 5 (1992) -- January writ : for SATB divisi, organ (1999) -- Oh thou, who didst with pitfall and with gin : op. 3a, anthem for male voices (1990) -- The lover in winter : for countertenor and piano (1989) -- Life story : op. 8, for soprano and chamber ensemble of 3 players (1993) -- Cardiac arrest : for chamber ensemble of 7 players (1995) / Christopher Foreman, Cathal Smythe ; arr. T. Adès -- Les baricades mistérieuses : for chamber ensemble of 5 players (1994) / François Couperin ; trans. T. Adès -- Brahms, op. 21 : for baritone and orchestra (2001)
Control code
55011157
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (59:38 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
724355761026
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
7243 5 57610 2 6
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
America : a prophecy, Thomas Adès, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes in English and texts with English translations in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
America: a prophecy : op. 19, for mezzo-soprano and large orchestra with optional large chorus (1999) -- The Fayrfax carol : for SATB div. chorus with optional organ (1997) -- Fool's rhymes : op. 5 (1992) -- January writ : for SATB divisi, organ (1999) -- Oh thou, who didst with pitfall and with gin : op. 3a, anthem for male voices (1990) -- The lover in winter : for countertenor and piano (1989) -- Life story : op. 8, for soprano and chamber ensemble of 3 players (1993) -- Cardiac arrest : for chamber ensemble of 7 players (1995) / Christopher Foreman, Cathal Smythe ; arr. T. Adès -- Les baricades mistérieuses : for chamber ensemble of 5 players (1994) / François Couperin ; trans. T. Adès -- Brahms, op. 21 : for baritone and orchestra (2001)
Control code
55011157
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (59:38 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
724355761026
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
7243 5 57610 2 6
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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