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A tribute to E. Power Biggs

Label
A tribute to E. Power Biggs
Title
A tribute to E. Power Biggs
Creator
Instrumentalist
Subject
Genre
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
UAP
Date time place
Recorded 1938-1975; principally previously released, in part by Technichord and RCA Victor
Dewey number
786.5
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M5.B56
LC item number
T7
PerformerNote
E. Power Biggs, organ or pedal harpsichord; in part with various ensembles and orchestras
Label
A tribute to E. Power Biggs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Columbia: M4X 35180. Additional no. on labels: M 35399--M 35402
  • Principally organ music, in part with brass ensemble or orchestra. Side 5 is harpsichord music
  • Side 1 in mono., the remainder stereo
  • Notes on the recordings by Andrew Kazdin, biographical note by Margaret Power Biggs, and Biggs discography (32 pages : illustrations) laid in container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The early recordings: The cuckoo and the nightingale / Handel (3:36) -- Variations on a Noël / Daquin (4:04) -- Prelude and allegro for organ and strings / Piston (8:13) -- Sonata no. 7 in F minor for organ, op. 127 (2nd movement) / Rheinberger (6:51) -- Toccata in D minor, BWV 565 / Bach (3:12). -- Music for organ and brass: Canzon terza (2:20) ; Canzon quarte (2:24) ; Canzon quinta (2:37) / Frescobaldi -- Heldenmusik (Honor/Charm/Bravery (3:45) ; Quietness/Vigor/love (3:35) ; Vigilance/Playfulness/Gentleness (2:35) ; Generosity/Hope/Joy (2:35) / Telemann -- Canzona in the 7th tone for 8 parts / Gabrieli (3:15) -- Grand chorus in dialogue / Gigout (5:08). -- Historic organs of Europe: The emperor's fanfare / Soler (2:20) -- Organ estampie / anon. (1:35) -- Agincourt hymn / Dunstable (1:25) -- Three galliards / Frescobaldi (4:09) -- Fanfare (1:50) ; Rondeau (1:52) / F. Couperin. -- A hornpype / Aston (2:22) -- Packington's pound / anon. (1:00) -- Fantasia in echo style, G major / Scronx (2:; 7) -- Sheep may safely graze / Bach (5:42). --
  • (cont.): Music for organ and brass: Il pastor fido: Allegro / Handel (2:25) -- Festival sonata no. 17 in C major, K. 336 / Mozart (4:54) -- Concerto no. 2 in C major for organ, strings, trumpets and timpani (1st movement) / Haydn (4:58) -- Symphony for organ and orchestra (2nd movement) / Copland (7:03) -- Concerto in G minor for organ, string orchestra, trumpets, horns and timpani (Finale) / Rheinberger (6:35). -- The pedal harpsichord: Trio sonata no. 1 in E-flat major, BWV 525 / Bach (11:03) -- Marche militaire, op. 51 no. 1 / Schubert (3:14) -- Nutcracker: Russian dance / Tchaikovsky (1:12) -- Maple leaf rag (3:18) ; Binks' waltz (4:43) ; The entertainer (4:15) / Joplin. -- Tho historic Bach recordings: Toccata and fugue in D minor, BWV 565 (9:39) ; Passacaglia and fugue in C minor, BWV 582 (14:23) / Bach. --
  • (cont.): Including the last recordings: Symphony no. 5: Toccata in F major / Widor (5:45) -- Sea pieces: A.D. 1620 / MacDowell (3:22) -- The stars and stripes forever / Sousa (3:43) -- Sinfonia to Cantata 29, BWV 29 / Bach (4:0l) -- E. Power Biggs' remarks at Radio City Music Hall, March 2, l973 (5:24). -- Released for the first time: From the Aylesford pieces (Fuga (0:48) ; Impertinence (0:53) ; Aria (2:00) ; Concerto (1:39) ; Minuet in G minor (1:27) ; Minuet in F major (1:40) ; Minuet in D minor (0:43) ; Minuet in D major (1:30) ; Gavotte (1:11) ; Minuet in B-flat major (0; 48) ; Minuet in B-flat major (0:54) ; Minuet in D major (1:29)) / Handel
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
78750333
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
7464351801
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
  • M4X 35180
  • M 35399--M 35402
  • M 35400
  • M 35401
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn506608558
  • (Sirsi) a4283508
  • (UBY)a4283508
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A tribute to E. Power Biggs
Publication
Note
  • Columbia: M4X 35180. Additional no. on labels: M 35399--M 35402
  • Principally organ music, in part with brass ensemble or orchestra. Side 5 is harpsichord music
  • Side 1 in mono., the remainder stereo
  • Notes on the recordings by Andrew Kazdin, biographical note by Margaret Power Biggs, and Biggs discography (32 pages : illustrations) laid in container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The early recordings: The cuckoo and the nightingale / Handel (3:36) -- Variations on a Noël / Daquin (4:04) -- Prelude and allegro for organ and strings / Piston (8:13) -- Sonata no. 7 in F minor for organ, op. 127 (2nd movement) / Rheinberger (6:51) -- Toccata in D minor, BWV 565 / Bach (3:12). -- Music for organ and brass: Canzon terza (2:20) ; Canzon quarte (2:24) ; Canzon quinta (2:37) / Frescobaldi -- Heldenmusik (Honor/Charm/Bravery (3:45) ; Quietness/Vigor/love (3:35) ; Vigilance/Playfulness/Gentleness (2:35) ; Generosity/Hope/Joy (2:35) / Telemann -- Canzona in the 7th tone for 8 parts / Gabrieli (3:15) -- Grand chorus in dialogue / Gigout (5:08). -- Historic organs of Europe: The emperor's fanfare / Soler (2:20) -- Organ estampie / anon. (1:35) -- Agincourt hymn / Dunstable (1:25) -- Three galliards / Frescobaldi (4:09) -- Fanfare (1:50) ; Rondeau (1:52) / F. Couperin. -- A hornpype / Aston (2:22) -- Packington's pound / anon. (1:00) -- Fantasia in echo style, G major / Scronx (2:; 7) -- Sheep may safely graze / Bach (5:42). --
  • (cont.): Music for organ and brass: Il pastor fido: Allegro / Handel (2:25) -- Festival sonata no. 17 in C major, K. 336 / Mozart (4:54) -- Concerto no. 2 in C major for organ, strings, trumpets and timpani (1st movement) / Haydn (4:58) -- Symphony for organ and orchestra (2nd movement) / Copland (7:03) -- Concerto in G minor for organ, string orchestra, trumpets, horns and timpani (Finale) / Rheinberger (6:35). -- The pedal harpsichord: Trio sonata no. 1 in E-flat major, BWV 525 / Bach (11:03) -- Marche militaire, op. 51 no. 1 / Schubert (3:14) -- Nutcracker: Russian dance / Tchaikovsky (1:12) -- Maple leaf rag (3:18) ; Binks' waltz (4:43) ; The entertainer (4:15) / Joplin. -- Tho historic Bach recordings: Toccata and fugue in D minor, BWV 565 (9:39) ; Passacaglia and fugue in C minor, BWV 582 (14:23) / Bach. --
  • (cont.): Including the last recordings: Symphony no. 5: Toccata in F major / Widor (5:45) -- Sea pieces: A.D. 1620 / MacDowell (3:22) -- The stars and stripes forever / Sousa (3:43) -- Sinfonia to Cantata 29, BWV 29 / Bach (4:0l) -- E. Power Biggs' remarks at Radio City Music Hall, March 2, l973 (5:24). -- Released for the first time: From the Aylesford pieces (Fuga (0:48) ; Impertinence (0:53) ; Aria (2:00) ; Concerto (1:39) ; Minuet in G minor (1:27) ; Minuet in F major (1:40) ; Minuet in D minor (0:43) ; Minuet in D major (1:30) ; Gavotte (1:11) ; Minuet in B-flat major (0; 48) ; Minuet in B-flat major (0:54) ; Minuet in D major (1:29)) / Handel
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
78750333
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
7464351801
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
  • M4X 35180
  • M 35399--M 35402
  • M 35400
  • M 35401
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn506608558
  • (Sirsi) a4283508
  • (UBY)a4283508
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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