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"Living toys", Thomas Adès

Label
"Living toys"
Title
"Living toys"
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Adès
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • enm
  • enm
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • technical information on music
Cataloging source
SKN
Date time place
Recorded at All Saints' Church, Petersham, May 1995 (1st work), No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London, Mar. and May 1997 (2nd-3rd works), All Hallows Church, Gospel Oak, London, May 1997 (4th work), and Chapel of King's College, Cambridge, Jan. 1997 (5th work)
Form of composition
multiple forms
Language note
The 5th work sung in Middle English
PerformerNote
London Sinfonietta, Markus Stenz, conductor (1st work) ; Endellion Quartet (2nd work) ; Michael Niesemann, baroque oboe, Andrew Clark, horn, Thomas Adès, harpsichord (3rd work) ; Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Robert Quinney, organ, Stephen Cleobury, conductor (5th work)
Label
"Living toys", Thomas Adès
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work a suite for chamber orchestra; the 2nd work for string quartet; the 3rd work for baroque oboe, horn, and harpsichord; the 4th work a symphonic poem for trios of clarinets, violas, and violoncellos with percussion; the 5th work for men's choir with organ
  • Compact disc (DDD)
  • Program notes by Andrew Porter in English (6 p.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gefriolsae me : op. 3b
  • (3:49)
  • Living toys : op. 9
  • (19:06)
  • Arcadiana : op. 12
  • (19:27)
  • Sonata da caccia : op. 11
  • (12:36)
  • The origin of the harp : op. 13
  • (9:19)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MLL CD 2642
Other control number
724357227124
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
  • 7243 5 72271 2 4
  • 724357227124
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (NBISU)notisAFN8609
  • (OCoLC)ocm39298123
  • (OCoLC)ocn370538267
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
"Living toys", Thomas Adès
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work a suite for chamber orchestra; the 2nd work for string quartet; the 3rd work for baroque oboe, horn, and harpsichord; the 4th work a symphonic poem for trios of clarinets, violas, and violoncellos with percussion; the 5th work for men's choir with organ
  • Compact disc (DDD)
  • Program notes by Andrew Porter in English (6 p.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gefriolsae me : op. 3b
  • (3:49)
  • Living toys : op. 9
  • (19:06)
  • Arcadiana : op. 12
  • (19:27)
  • Sonata da caccia : op. 11
  • (12:36)
  • The origin of the harp : op. 13
  • (9:19)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MLL CD 2642
Other control number
724357227124
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
  • 7243 5 72271 2 4
  • 724357227124
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (NBISU)notisAFN8609
  • (OCoLC)ocm39298123
  • (OCoLC)ocn370538267
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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