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The Resource A portrait : his works, his life, his words, John Tavener, (electronic resource)

A portrait : his works, his life, his words, John Tavener, (electronic resource)

Label
A portrait : his works, his life, his words
Title
A portrait
Title remainder
his works, his life, his words
Statement of responsibility
John Tavener
Title variation
His works, his life, his words
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Additional physical form
Also available as compact disc; previously issued as Naxos 8.558152--8.558153.
Cataloging source
NAXOS
Date time place
Interview with the composer recorded live at the Pelagos Hotel, Chalkida, Greece, on Oct. 28, 2003
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
The vocal selections sung in English, Greek, Coptic, or Latin
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
A portrait : his works, his life, his words, John Tavener, (electronic resource)
Label
A portrait : his works, his life, his words, John Tavener, (electronic resource)
Link
http://libproxy.rpi.edu/login?url=http://rpi.naxosmusiclibrary.com/streamcat.asp?s=41387%2frpi03&item%5Fcode=8.558152-53
Publication
Note
  • Streaming audio
  • Title from image of compact disc cover on Web page (viewed May 10, 2006)
  • Compilation of previous recordings except for Prayer of the Heart, which was not previously released
  • "Prayer of the heart : a world premiere, written for and sung by Björk"--Insert, p. 9
  • Includes program notes
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Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
In alium (Eileen Hulse, soprano ; Ulster Orchestra ; Takuo Yuasa, conductor) -- To a child dancing in the wind. Movement 1 : He wishes for the cloths of heaven (Heidi Grant Murphy, soprano ; Auréole) -- The lamb ; The tyger (Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge ; Christopher Robinson, conductor) -- Ikon of light. Fos I, Doxa ; Piu intensita (The Sixteen ; members of the Duke Quartet ; Harry Christophers, conductor) -- Mandelion for organ (extract) (Kevin Bowyer, organ) -- Chant for guitar (extract) (Jonathan Richards, guitar) -- Ikon of Saint Cuthbert of Lindisfarne (extract) (Durham Cathedral Choir ; Ian Shaw, organ ; James Lancelot, conductor) -- The protecting veil : for cello and orchestra. Section 1 (Maria Kliegel, cello ; Ulster Orchestra ; Takuo Yuasa, conductor) -- Mary of Egypt. Act III. Bless duet (Patricia Rozario, Stephen Varcoe ; Aldeburgh Festival Ensemble ; Lionel Friend, conductor) -- Akhmatova songs : for soprano and string quartet. No. 5, The muse (Patrica Rozario ; Vanbrugh Quartet) -- Diódia : for string quartet (Vanbrugh Quartet)-- Song for Athene (Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge ; Christopher Robinson, conductor) -- Zodiacs : for piano (Thalia Myers, piano) -- Prayer for the heart (Björk ; Brodsky Quartet) -- Ikon of Eros. Movement 2, Éros (Jorja Fleezanis, violin ; Minnesota Orchestra and Chorale ; Paul Goodwin, conductor) -- Mother and child (extract) (Tenebrae ; Nigel Short, conductor) -- John Travener reflects : a recorded interview
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{'f': 'http://opac.lib.rpi.edu/record=b2400552'}
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by Naxos Music Library; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Publisher number
8.558152-53
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System control number
(OCoLC)144530104
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: MS Windows 98SE, or 2000, or XP; MS Internet Explorer 6.0, Mozilla 1.7.1, FireFox 1PR, Netscape 7.1, or Opera 7.53; and Media Player 9 or 10
  • System requirements: Macintosh: Mac OS X 10.2.8 or 10.3.5; MS Internet Explorer 5.2, Mozilla 1.7, Netscape 7.1, Opera 7.53, or Safari 1.0; Media Player 9.0. Or, Mac OS 8.6 / 9.0; MS Internet Explorer 5.1; Windows Media Player 7.1
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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