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The Resource Operas ; [35 songs], Igor Stravinsky

Operas ; [35 songs], Igor Stravinsky

Label
Operas ; [35 songs]
Title
Operas ; [35 songs]
Statement of responsibility
Igor Stravinsky
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • rusfreeng
  • engfregerrus
  • rusfreeng
  • rus
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
  • other
Cataloging source
CSt
Date time place
Recorded in Washington, D.C., Dec. 29-31, 1960 (1st work); Toronto, May 7, 1964 (2nd); and in Toronto, Hollywood and New York between May 8, 1964 and June 10, 1968 (remainder)
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various soloists ; Chorus and Orchestra of the Opera Society of Washington (1st work) ; CBC Symphony Orchestra (2nd-3rd) ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra (4th, 7th-8th, last works) ; Columbia Chamber Orchestra (5th-6th) ; Columbia Chamber Ensemble (9th, 12th-13th) ; the composer (or Robert Craft in 6th and last works), conducting
Series statement
Igor Stravinsky edition
Series volume
vol. VIII
Label
Operas ; [35 songs], Igor Stravinsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work an opera in three acts based on Hans Christian Andersen's The emperor and the nightingale; libretto by the composer and S.M. Mitusov. The 2nd a comic opera in one act after Pushkin; libretto by Boris Kochno. The 3rd work is a song cycle
  • Lyrics for the songs by various poets
  • Sung in Russian, French, and English
  • "Consists of previously released material"--container
  • Compact discs (ADD)
  • Program notes, principally by the composer, and texts with translations in English, French, and German (132 p. : ill.) in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The nightingale (Reri Grist, soprano ; Loren Driscoll, tenor ; Donald Gramm, baritone ; other soloists) --Mavra (Susan Belinck, soprano ; Mary Simmons, mezzo-soprano ; Patricia Rideout, contralto ; Stanley Kolk, tenor) -- The faun and the shepherdess (Mary Simmons, mezzo-soparno) -- Two poems of Paul Verlaine (Donald Gramm, baritone) -- Two poems by Konstantine Bal'mont ; Three Japanese lyrics (Evelyn Lear, soprano) -- Three little songs : (recollections of my childhood) ; Pribaoutki ; Cat's cradle song (Cathy Berberian, mezzo-soparno) -- Four Russian peasant songs : for chorus of equal voices with four horns (Gregg Smith Singers) -- Four songs for voice, harp, and guitar (Adrienne Albert, mezzo-soprano -- Three songs from William Shakespeare (Cathy Berberian, mezzo-soprano) -- In memoriam Dylan Thomas (Alexander Young, tenor) -- Elegy for J.F.K. (Cathy berberian, mezzo-soprano) -- The owl and the pussy-cat (Adrienne Albert, soprano) -- Tilim-bom (Evelyn Lear, soprano)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (135 min.)
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
Note
MLL CD 5550 vol.8
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
SM2K46298
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (NRN)DDJ2537
  • (RLIN)UTBG94-R42
  • (OCoLC)ocn136834580
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Operas ; [35 songs], Igor Stravinsky
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work an opera in three acts based on Hans Christian Andersen's The emperor and the nightingale; libretto by the composer and S.M. Mitusov. The 2nd a comic opera in one act after Pushkin; libretto by Boris Kochno. The 3rd work is a song cycle
  • Lyrics for the songs by various poets
  • Sung in Russian, French, and English
  • "Consists of previously released material"--container
  • Compact discs (ADD)
  • Program notes, principally by the composer, and texts with translations in English, French, and German (132 p. : ill.) in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The nightingale (Reri Grist, soprano ; Loren Driscoll, tenor ; Donald Gramm, baritone ; other soloists) --Mavra (Susan Belinck, soprano ; Mary Simmons, mezzo-soprano ; Patricia Rideout, contralto ; Stanley Kolk, tenor) -- The faun and the shepherdess (Mary Simmons, mezzo-soparno) -- Two poems of Paul Verlaine (Donald Gramm, baritone) -- Two poems by Konstantine Bal'mont ; Three Japanese lyrics (Evelyn Lear, soprano) -- Three little songs : (recollections of my childhood) ; Pribaoutki ; Cat's cradle song (Cathy Berberian, mezzo-soparno) -- Four Russian peasant songs : for chorus of equal voices with four horns (Gregg Smith Singers) -- Four songs for voice, harp, and guitar (Adrienne Albert, mezzo-soprano -- Three songs from William Shakespeare (Cathy Berberian, mezzo-soprano) -- In memoriam Dylan Thomas (Alexander Young, tenor) -- Elegy for J.F.K. (Cathy berberian, mezzo-soprano) -- The owl and the pussy-cat (Adrienne Albert, soprano) -- Tilim-bom (Evelyn Lear, soprano)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (135 min.)
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
Note
MLL CD 5550 vol.8
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
SM2K46298
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (NRN)DDJ2537
  • (RLIN)UTBG94-R42
  • (OCoLC)ocn136834580
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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