The Resource In praise of practically nothing, Brian Israel. In dark / Gerald Levinson. Six chansons / David Noon. Blood and milk songs / Robert Stern, (electronic resource)

In praise of practically nothing, Brian Israel. In dark / Gerald Levinson. Six chansons / David Noon. Blood and milk songs / Robert Stern, (electronic resource)

Label
In praise of practically nothing
Title
In praise of practically nothing
Statement of responsibility
Brian Israel. In dark / Gerald Levinson. Six chansons / David Noon. Blood and milk songs / Robert Stern
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • technical information on music
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Additional physical form
Also available as compact disc; previously issued as Albany Records TROY277
Cataloging source
DRAMM
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1951-1986
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Israel, Brian
Date time place
Recorded at Eastman Theatre, Nov. 29, 1982 (1st work); Jan. 17, 1982 (2nd work); Jan. 24, 1983 (3rd work); Nov. 14, 1981 (4th work)
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Jeffrey Fahnestock, tenor (1st work) ; Elizabeth Fulford, soprano (2nd work) ; Renée Fleming, soprano (3rd work) ; Elizabeth Fulford, soprano ; Deborah Kraus, mezzo-soprano (4th work) ; all with the Eastman Musica Nova Ensemble ; Sydney Hodkinson, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1946-
  • 1934-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fahnestock, Jeffrey
  • Fulford, Elizabeth
  • Fleming, Renée
  • Kraus, Deborah
  • Hodkinson, Sydney
  • Levinson, Gerald
  • Noon, David
  • Stern, Robert
  • Eastman Musica Nova Ensemble
  • DRAM (Online service)
Series statement
Eastman American music series
Series volume
v. 6
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  • Song cycles
  • Music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
In praise of practically nothing, Brian Israel. In dark / Gerald Levinson. Six chansons / David Noon. Blood and milk songs / Robert Stern, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Streaming audio
  • Song cycles with instrumental ensemble acc
  • Title from image of compact disc cover on Web page (viewed July 10, 2007)
  • Includes program notes
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
In praise of practically nothing. Miss Edna St. Vincent Millay goes wet ; Poor Mr. Heine suffers some translations and gives up ; Lullabye ; Yes, dear ; Hymn ; Morning songs / Brian Israel ; based on texts by Samuel Hoffenstein -- In dark. Adagio (vocalise) ; Andante (the moon comes down) ; Scherzando (in dark) ; Lento (they moved like fish) ; Liberamente, sempre espressivo (vocalise) / Gerald Levinson ; poetry by Nanine Valen & Robert Lax -- Six chansons, op. 32. Wanderer's song ; An excursion to the dragon pool temple on Chung-nan ; Complaint of a neglected wife ; Sadness of the gorges ; Song of the old man of the hills ; The stones where the haft rotted / David Noon ; poetry by Meng Chiao -- Blood and milk songs. Prologue ; Song for a vigil ; Antiphonal ; A daughter cuts her hair ; Round ; Letter to / Robert Stern ; poetry by Ruth Whitman
Control code
163568936
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by DRAM; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Access limited to authenticated Bowdoin College Library users
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
tr277
Publisher number
TR277
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Web browser; QuickTime 6.5.2 or later
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
In praise of practically nothing, Brian Israel. In dark / Gerald Levinson. Six chansons / David Noon. Blood and milk songs / Robert Stern, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Streaming audio
  • Song cycles with instrumental ensemble acc
  • Title from image of compact disc cover on Web page (viewed July 10, 2007)
  • Includes program notes
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
In praise of practically nothing. Miss Edna St. Vincent Millay goes wet ; Poor Mr. Heine suffers some translations and gives up ; Lullabye ; Yes, dear ; Hymn ; Morning songs / Brian Israel ; based on texts by Samuel Hoffenstein -- In dark. Adagio (vocalise) ; Andante (the moon comes down) ; Scherzando (in dark) ; Lento (they moved like fish) ; Liberamente, sempre espressivo (vocalise) / Gerald Levinson ; poetry by Nanine Valen & Robert Lax -- Six chansons, op. 32. Wanderer's song ; An excursion to the dragon pool temple on Chung-nan ; Complaint of a neglected wife ; Sadness of the gorges ; Song of the old man of the hills ; The stones where the haft rotted / David Noon ; poetry by Meng Chiao -- Blood and milk songs. Prologue ; Song for a vigil ; Antiphonal ; A daughter cuts her hair ; Round ; Letter to / Robert Stern ; poetry by Ruth Whitman
Control code
163568936
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by DRAM; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Access limited to authenticated Bowdoin College Library users
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
tr277
Publisher number
TR277
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Web browser; QuickTime 6.5.2 or later
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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