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The Resource The American scene, William Grant Still, (sound recording)

The American scene, William Grant Still, (sound recording)

Label
The American scene
Title
The American scene
Statement of responsibility
William Grant Still
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Lyricist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This recording features 3 of the five suites that comprise The American scene
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
NYP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1895-1978
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Still, William Grant
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
All vocal works sung in English
PerformerNote
Margaret Astrup, soprano (2nd, 5th & 7th works) ; Manhattan Chamber Orchestra ; Richard Auldon Clark, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1994
  • 1910-1987
  • 1895-1978
  • 1895-1978
  • 1895-1978
  • 1895-1978
  • 1895-1978
  • 1895-1978
  • 1895-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brasier, Virginia
  • Arvey, Verna
  • Astrup, Margaret
  • Clark, Richard Auldon
  • Still, William Grant
  • Still, William Grant
  • Still, William Grant
  • Still, William Grant
  • Still, William Grant
  • Still, William Grant
  • Still, William Grant
  • Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arvey, Verna
  • Brasier, Virginia
  • Suites (Chamber orchestra)
  • Songs (High voice) with string orchestra
  • Suites (String orchestra), Arranged
  • Piano with string orchestra, Arranged
  • Operas
  • United States
Label
The American scene, William Grant Still, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • This recording includes 3 of the 5 suites that comprise "The American scene"; the 7th work is from the opera, Costaso
  • Texts by Verna Arvey (2nd & 7th works) and Virginia Brasier (5th work)
  • The 3rd work originally for violin and piano, arr. for string orchestra; the 5th work originally for voice and piano, arr. for voice and string orchestra; the 6th work originally the 2nd movt. of a suite for piano, arr. for piano and string orchestra. All arrangements by the composer
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes and biographical information by Rena Kosersky and Richard Auldon Clark with personnel list and texts of the vocal works ([10] : port). 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
The American scene: The southwest -- From the hearts of women -- Mother and child -- The American scene: The far west -- The citadel -- Phantom chapel -- Golden days -- Serenade -- The American scene: The east
Control code
ocm36089296
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc [74 min.]
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
NPD 85596
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 808659
  • (Sirsi) o36089296
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The American scene, William Grant Still, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • This recording includes 3 of the 5 suites that comprise "The American scene"; the 7th work is from the opera, Costaso
  • Texts by Verna Arvey (2nd & 7th works) and Virginia Brasier (5th work)
  • The 3rd work originally for violin and piano, arr. for string orchestra; the 5th work originally for voice and piano, arr. for voice and string orchestra; the 6th work originally the 2nd movt. of a suite for piano, arr. for piano and string orchestra. All arrangements by the composer
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes and biographical information by Rena Kosersky and Richard Auldon Clark with personnel list and texts of the vocal works ([10] : port). 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
The American scene: The southwest -- From the hearts of women -- Mother and child -- The American scene: The far west -- The citadel -- Phantom chapel -- Golden days -- Serenade -- The American scene: The east
Control code
ocm36089296
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc [74 min.]
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
NPD 85596
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 808659
  • (Sirsi) o36089296
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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