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The Resource Best of British : BBC Radio 3 commissions

Best of British : BBC Radio 3 commissions

Label
Best of British : BBC Radio 3 commissions
Title
Best of British
Title remainder
BBC Radio 3 commissions
Contributor
Arranger of music
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Related
Member of
Contains
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
NjP
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/commissioningbody
Uu8bABIvyx8
Form of composition
other
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Vocal works sung in English
LC call number
M1999.B97
LC item number
B47 2016
Music parts
not applicable
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/performanceMedium
  • mixed chorus
  • percussion
  • pedal harp
PerformerNote
Various performers
Series statement
BBC music magazine collection
Series volume
vol. 24, no. 13
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Best of British : BBC Radio 3 commissions
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st and 10th works for mixed chorus; 2nd-4th, 6th-7th, 9th works for orchestra; 5th work for mixed chorus and orchestra; 8th work for mixed chorus, percussion and harp
  • "Modern masterworks commissioned by Radio 3"--Container
  • Title from disc label
  • Issued with BBC Music Magazine, vol. 24, no. 13 (October 2016)
  • Includes program notes by Terry Blain (4 unnumbered pages) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alleluia, I heard a voice / Matthew Kelley (BBC Singers; James Morgan, conductor) (4:46) -- Dadaville / Gary Carpenter (BBC Symphony Orchestra; Sakari Oramo, conductor) (7:36) -- ...towards a pure land / Jonathan Harvey (BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; Ilan Volkov, conductor) (16:15) -- Oiseaux tristes / Ravel ; arr. Colin Matthews (BBC Philharmonic; Nicolas Collon, conductor) (4:36) -- Stars, night, music and light / Judith Weir (BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus; BBC Singers; Jiří Bělohlávek, conductor) (3:49) -- Four Scottish dances / Malcolm Arnold (BBC Concert Orchestra; Barry Wordsworth, conductor) (8:54) -- the greatest happiness principle / David Sawer (BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Mark Wigglesworth, conductor) (13:28) -- All the ends of the earth / Judith Weir (BBC Singers; Endymion; David Hill, conductor) (8:53) -- Joybox / John McCabe (BBC Philharmonic; Juanjo Mena, conductor) (6:56) -- Love and harmony / Tammas Slater (BBC Singers; James Morgan, conductor) (3:57)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (79:44)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital, stereo, CD audio
Publisher number
BBCMM401
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)958796857
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Best of British : BBC Radio 3 commissions
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st and 10th works for mixed chorus; 2nd-4th, 6th-7th, 9th works for orchestra; 5th work for mixed chorus and orchestra; 8th work for mixed chorus, percussion and harp
  • "Modern masterworks commissioned by Radio 3"--Container
  • Title from disc label
  • Issued with BBC Music Magazine, vol. 24, no. 13 (October 2016)
  • Includes program notes by Terry Blain (4 unnumbered pages) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alleluia, I heard a voice / Matthew Kelley (BBC Singers; James Morgan, conductor) (4:46) -- Dadaville / Gary Carpenter (BBC Symphony Orchestra; Sakari Oramo, conductor) (7:36) -- ...towards a pure land / Jonathan Harvey (BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; Ilan Volkov, conductor) (16:15) -- Oiseaux tristes / Ravel ; arr. Colin Matthews (BBC Philharmonic; Nicolas Collon, conductor) (4:36) -- Stars, night, music and light / Judith Weir (BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus; BBC Singers; Jiří Bělohlávek, conductor) (3:49) -- Four Scottish dances / Malcolm Arnold (BBC Concert Orchestra; Barry Wordsworth, conductor) (8:54) -- the greatest happiness principle / David Sawer (BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Mark Wigglesworth, conductor) (13:28) -- All the ends of the earth / Judith Weir (BBC Singers; Endymion; David Hill, conductor) (8:53) -- Joybox / John McCabe (BBC Philharmonic; Juanjo Mena, conductor) (6:56) -- Love and harmony / Tammas Slater (BBC Singers; James Morgan, conductor) (3:57)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (79:44)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital, stereo, CD audio
Publisher number
BBCMM401
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)958796857
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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