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The Gilbert & Sullivan album

Label
The Gilbert & Sullivan album
Title
The Gilbert & Sullivan album
Title variation
  • Gilbert and Sullivan album
  • Gilbert & Sullivan story
  • Donald Adams sings Sullivan and Gilbert (and others)
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
SNN
Date time place
"Most of the background music [of Record 1] is from the Heric collection of concert or performance recordings ... done in the very early 1950's. Most material has been re-processed electronically for more modern sound, while some has been newly recorded at the Immanuel Presbyterian Church, Los Angeles." Record 2 recorded live, 1971, at the Wilshire-Ebell Theatre, Los Angeles
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
On Record 1: Donald Adams (as Gilbert) ; Thomas Round (as Sullivan) ; Richard Sheldon ; Samuel Swartz, organ ; Jerry Pav, oboe ; Opera a la Carte ; Mitzelfelt Chorale ; various instrumentalists and ensembles. On Record 2: Donald Adams, bass ; piano acc
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Gilbert & Sullivan album
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The 1st record (The Gilbert & Sullivan story: a musical documentary), written by Thomas M. Heric, utilizes Sullivan's music as background, edited by Steve Markham. The 2nd record (Donald Adams sings Sullivan and Gilbert (and others))--is a collection of songs and opera excerpts, with commentary; includes the recorded voices of Sullivan and Gilbert
  • Title on container: The Gilbert and Sullivan album
  • Biographical notes on the performers, and program notes by Orrin Howard and Thomas M. Heric on container
  • Durations: 49:00 (Record 1) ; 40:51 (Record 2)
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Record 2: Thespis: Little maid of Arcadee -- The distant shore -- Sweethearts -- Thou art passing hence -- The sailor's grave -- The chorister -- The voice of Sullivan (on cylinder for Edison, 1888) -- The voice of Gilbert (self-recorded on cylinder, ca. 1909) -- Ivanhoe: Ho, Jolly Jenkin -- The absent-minded beggar -- Reprise: The chorister
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (90 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
GP2-9009
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn839684067
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Gilbert & Sullivan album
Publication
Note
  • The 1st record (The Gilbert & Sullivan story: a musical documentary), written by Thomas M. Heric, utilizes Sullivan's music as background, edited by Steve Markham. The 2nd record (Donald Adams sings Sullivan and Gilbert (and others))--is a collection of songs and opera excerpts, with commentary; includes the recorded voices of Sullivan and Gilbert
  • Title on container: The Gilbert and Sullivan album
  • Biographical notes on the performers, and program notes by Orrin Howard and Thomas M. Heric on container
  • Durations: 49:00 (Record 1) ; 40:51 (Record 2)
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Record 2: Thespis: Little maid of Arcadee -- The distant shore -- Sweethearts -- Thou art passing hence -- The sailor's grave -- The chorister -- The voice of Sullivan (on cylinder for Edison, 1888) -- The voice of Gilbert (self-recorded on cylinder, ca. 1909) -- Ivanhoe: Ho, Jolly Jenkin -- The absent-minded beggar -- Reprise: The chorister
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (90 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
GP2-9009
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn839684067
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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