The Resource The fields of sorrow : Verses for ensembles ; Nenia : the death of Orpheus, Harrison Birtwistle

The fields of sorrow : Verses for ensembles ; Nenia : the death of Orpheus, Harrison Birtwistle

Label
The fields of sorrow : Verses for ensembles ; Nenia : the death of Orpheus
Title
The fields of sorrow
Title remainder
Verses for ensembles ; Nenia : the death of Orpheus
Statement of responsibility
Harrison Birtwistle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lat
  • eng
  • lat
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NAXOS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Birtwistle, Harrison
Date time place
Recorded in January & May 1973, London
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
The 1st work sung in Latin; the 3rd work sung in English
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Jane Manning, soprano ; London Sinfonietta ; David Atherton, conductor ; The Matrix ; Alan Hacker, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zinovieff, Peter
  • Ausonius, Decimus Magnus
  • Manning, Jane
  • Atherton, David
  • Hacker, Alan
  • Birtwistle, Harrison
  • Birtwistle, Harrison
  • Birtwistle, Harrison
  • London Sinfonietta
  • Matrix (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble
  • Instrumental ensembles
  • Songs with instrumental ensemble
  • Zinovieff, Peter
  • Ausonius, Decimus Magnus
  • Ausonius, Decimus Magnus
  • Zinovieff, Peter
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble
  • Instrumental ensembles
  • Songs with instrumental ensemble
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The fields of sorrow : Verses for ensembles ; Nenia : the death of Orpheus, Harrison Birtwistle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st work for 2 sopranos, chorus and 16 players; the 2nd work for 5 woodwinds, 5 brass, and 3 percussionists; the 3rd work a 'dramatic scene' for soprano, 3 bass clarinets, clarinet, piano, prepared piano, and crotales
  • Text of the 1st work by Decimus Ausonius; text of the 3rd work by Peter Zinovieff
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Jane Manning, soprano ; Alan Hacker, conductor ; Matrix)
  • The Fields of Sorrow
  • Harrison Birtwistle ; Decimus Magnus Ausonius
  • (Jane Manning, soprano ; David Atherton, conductor ; members London Sinfonietta ; London Sinfonietta Chorus)
  • Verses for Ensembles
  • Harrison Birtwistle
  • (David Atherton, conductor ; members London Sinfonietta)
  • Nenia: The Death of Orpheus
  • Harrison Birtwistle ; Peter Zinovieff
Control code
906566232
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • GBAET9254400
  • GBAET9254200
  • GBAET9254300
Publisher number
SRCD306
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)906566232
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The fields of sorrow : Verses for ensembles ; Nenia : the death of Orpheus, Harrison Birtwistle
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st work for 2 sopranos, chorus and 16 players; the 2nd work for 5 woodwinds, 5 brass, and 3 percussionists; the 3rd work a 'dramatic scene' for soprano, 3 bass clarinets, clarinet, piano, prepared piano, and crotales
  • Text of the 1st work by Decimus Ausonius; text of the 3rd work by Peter Zinovieff
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Jane Manning, soprano ; Alan Hacker, conductor ; Matrix)
  • The Fields of Sorrow
  • Harrison Birtwistle ; Decimus Magnus Ausonius
  • (Jane Manning, soprano ; David Atherton, conductor ; members London Sinfonietta ; London Sinfonietta Chorus)
  • Verses for Ensembles
  • Harrison Birtwistle
  • (David Atherton, conductor ; members London Sinfonietta)
  • Nenia: The Death of Orpheus
  • Harrison Birtwistle ; Peter Zinovieff
Control code
906566232
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • GBAET9254400
  • GBAET9254200
  • GBAET9254300
Publisher number
SRCD306
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)906566232
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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