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The Resource A midsummer night's dream : overture, op. 21 & incidental music, op. 61 (excerpts) ; Symphony no. 4 in A major : "Italian", Felix Mendelssohn

A midsummer night's dream : overture, op. 21 & incidental music, op. 61 (excerpts) ; Symphony no. 4 in A major : "Italian", Felix Mendelssohn

Label
A midsummer night's dream : overture, op. 21 & incidental music, op. 61 (excerpts) ; Symphony no. 4 in A major : "Italian"
Title
A midsummer night's dream
Title remainder
overture, op. 21 & incidental music, op. 61 (excerpts) ; Symphony no. 4 in A major : "Italian"
Statement of responsibility
Felix Mendelssohn
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Narrator
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engger
  • engfreita
  • engger
  • eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
Cataloging source
GZD
Date time place
Recorded live at the Philharmonie, Berlin, Dec. 31, 1995, and Whitfield Street Studio 1, London, July 28, 1996
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1004.M52
LC item number
S66 1996
PerformerNote
Kenneth Branagh, narrator ; Sylvia McNair, soprano ; Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo-soprano ; women of the Ernst-Senff Chorus ; Berlin Philharmonic ; Claudio Abbado, conductor
Label
A midsummer night's dream : overture, op. 21 & incidental music, op. 61 (excerpts) ; Symphony no. 4 in A major : "Italian", Felix Mendelssohn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work, excerpts from the incidental music to Shakespeare's play, including narration from the play, and vocal selections sung in English translation from German
  • Compact disc
  • Durations: 11:42; 38:00; 29:00
  • Biographical notes on the performers and text of the 1st work, in English, French and Italian (36 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MLL CD 17096
Other control number
074646282625
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SK 62826
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36852741
  • (OCoLC)ocn378285760
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A midsummer night's dream : overture, op. 21 & incidental music, op. 61 (excerpts) ; Symphony no. 4 in A major : "Italian", Felix Mendelssohn
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work, excerpts from the incidental music to Shakespeare's play, including narration from the play, and vocal selections sung in English translation from German
  • Compact disc
  • Durations: 11:42; 38:00; 29:00
  • Biographical notes on the performers and text of the 1st work, in English, French and Italian (36 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MLL CD 17096
Other control number
074646282625
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SK 62826
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36852741
  • (OCoLC)ocn378285760
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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