The Resource BIRTWISTLE, H.: Gawain [Opera] (M. Angel, A. Howells, F. le Roux, John Tomlinson, Royal Opera House Orchestra, E. Howarth), (electronic resource)

BIRTWISTLE, H.: Gawain [Opera] (M. Angel, A. Howells, F. le Roux, John Tomlinson, Royal Opera House Orchestra, E. Howarth), (electronic resource)

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BIRTWISTLE, H.: Gawain [Opera] (M. Angel, A. Howells, F. le Roux, John Tomlinson, Royal Opera House Orchestra, E. Howarth)
Title
BIRTWISTLE, H.: Gawain [Opera] (M. Angel, A. Howells, F. le Roux, John Tomlinson, Royal Opera House Orchestra, E. Howarth)
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Composer
Lyricist
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eng
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Cataloging source
Naxos
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
other
PerformerNote
Greager, Richard, Artist -- Ewing, Alan, Artist -- Tomlinson, John, Artist -- Howells, Anne, Artist -- Howarth, Elgar, Conductor -- Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden, Orchestra -- Royal Opera Chorus, Choir -- Ebrahim, Omar, Artist -- Walmsley-Clark, Penelope, Artist -- Smith, Kevin, Artist -- Angel, Marie, Artist -- Marsden, John, Artist -- le Roux, Francois, Artist -- Birtwistle, Harrison, Composer -- Harsent, David, Lyricist
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1942-
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  • Birtwistle, Harrison
  • Harsent, David
  • Naxos Digital Services US
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Naxos Music Library
Target audience
specialized
Label
BIRTWISTLE, H.: Gawain [Opera] (M. Angel, A. Howells, F. le Roux, John Tomlinson, Royal Opera House Orchestra, E. Howarth), (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.vpl.ca/extDB/login.Naxos?http://vpl.naxosmusiclibrary.com/catalogue/item.asp?cid=NMCD200
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  • Naxos Digital Services electronic collection
  • Streaming audio
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Act I: Overture ( 01 min., 17 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Story Begins: Night after night (Morgan, The Lady) ( 06 min., 23 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Court: They tire me (Arthur, Guinevere, Morgan, The Lady) ( 05 min., 15 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Three Riddles: There was a man (The Fool, Agravain, Ywain) ( 02 min., 05 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Arthur's Response: How can I eat? (Arthur, The Fool, Morgan, The Lady, Guinevere) ( 02 min., 24 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Door Knock; Prophesies and Threats: This is the hour of legacy or loss (Morgan, The Lady) ( 34 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Mystery of the Open Door: It's nothing (Arthur, Guinevere, Morgan, The Lady) ( 01 min., 52 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Another Riddle: Something stranger than charity (The Fool) ( 46 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Door Knock; Prophesies and Threats: Now is the hour of legacy or loss (Morgan, The Lady) ( 33 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Entrance of the Green Knight: Now I shall test his strength (Morgan, The Lady) ( 01 min., 07 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Green Knight Rides into the Court ( 01 min., 09 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Green Knight's Challenge: Which of you is king? (The Green Knight, Baldwin, Ywain, Agravain, Gawain, Arthur, Morgan, The Lady) ( 09 min., 14 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Court's Reaction; Gawain Accepts the Challenge: God's name (Baldwin, Ywain, Agravain, Gawain, The Green Knight) ( 03 min., 35 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Raising of the Axe ( 01 min., 13 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Time Frozen (Reprise; Prophesies; Riddles; Door Knock): This is the moment that waited for you (Morgan, The Lady, The Fool) ( 03 min., 03 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Gawain Decapitates the Green Knight: God's Name! (The Green Knight, Guinevere, Baldwin, Arthur, Ywain, The Fool, Agravain, Morgan, The Lady) ( 01 min., 15 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Severed Head Instructs Gawain: My title is Knight of the Green Chapel (The Green Knight, Gawain) ( 04 min., 05 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Green Knight Rides Off ( 38 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Court's Reaction: It's nothing (Arthur, The Green Knight, Guinevere, Morgan, The Lady) ( 01 min., 48 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Duet: Prophesies and Threats: Now that you've seen its face (Morgan, The Lady, Arthur) ( 01 min., 50 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau I: Winter: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 52 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau I: Winter: Night: Here is your second birth (Men's Chorus, Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool, Morgan) ( 01 min., 11 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau II: Spring: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 53 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau II: Spring: Night: Here is your second skin (Men's Chorus, Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool, Morgan) ( 01 min., 11 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau III: Summer: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 56 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau III: Summer: Night: Here is your second flesh (Men's Chorus, Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool, Morgan) ( 01 min., 10 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau IV: Autumn: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 53 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau IV: Autumn: Night: Here is your second arm (Men's Chorus, Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool, Morgan) ( 01 min., 11 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau V: Winter II: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 53 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau V: Winter II: Night: Here is your badge of steel (Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool) ( 01 min., 09 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau V: Winter II: Coda: Now with a single step (Morgan) ( 46 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Morgan le Fay's Prediction: Now with a single step (Morgan, Gawain) ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey ( 01 min., 32 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: A Glimpse: Soon what you most love (Bertilak, The Lady) ( 15 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey Continues: A single step (Morgan, Gawain) ( 01 min., 34 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: A Glimpse of the Future: Soon... what you want, you'll have (The Lady, Bertilak) ( 12 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey Continues: A day, another day, a week of days (Morgan, Gawain) ( 01 min., 36 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: A Glimpse of the Future: Soon you'll see its face (The Lady, Bertilak) ( 11 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey Continues: Another mile, another day, another week (Morgan, Gawain) ( 01 min., 52 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: A Glimpse of the Future: This is the hour of vanity or choice (The Lady, Bertilak) ( 12 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey Continues: Mile after mile, day after day, week after week (Morgan, Bertilak, The Lady) ( 02 min., 13 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Castle de Hautdesert: Welcome, welcome, welcome (Bertilak, The Lady, Morgan, Gawain) ( 01 min., 17 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Dance Aria: Now we shall learn (The Lady, Morgan, Bertilak) ( 01 min., 50 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Bertilak de Hautdesert's Welcome and Gawain's Foreboding: My food, my wine, my hearth (Bertilak, Morgan, Gawain) ( 03 min., 51 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The First Lullaby: Lie down without fear of the dark (Morgan, Gawain) ( 02 min., 31 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The First Hunt and Temptation: The door was unlocked (The Lady, Gawain) ( 04 min., 25 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: An aside from Morgan le Fay 1: A gift he must not refuse (Morgan) ( 31 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Bertilak de Hautdesert's Return 1: Who's there...? (Gawain, Morgan, Bertilak) ( 01 min., 30 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Second Lullaby: Lie down without fear of the dark (Morgan, Gawain) ( 02 min., 24 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Second Hunt and Temptation: Are you Gawain? (The Lady, Gawain) ( 03 min., 18 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: An aside from Morgan le Fay 2: A word he must not hear (Morgan, Gawain) ( 43 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Bertilak de Hautdesert's Return 2: Here's your trophy (Bertilak, Gawain) ( 57 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Third Lullaby: Lie down without fear of the dark (Morgan, Gawain) ( 02 min., 37 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Third Hunt and Temptation: Winter sun on melting snow: it's blinding (The Lady, Gawain, Morgan) ( 05 min., 28 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: An aside from Morgan le Fay 3: Who's there...? (Gawain, Morgan) ( 28 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Bertilak de Hautdesert's Return 3: I hunted all day (Bertilak, Gawain) ( 01 min., 07 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Prophesies and Threats: Soon - the moment that waited for you (Morgan, The Lady, Gawain) ( 03 min., 43 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Green Chapel: Fear of death (The Green Knight, Gawain) ( 02 min., 01 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Gawain Faces Death: Now I acquit myself (Gawain, Morgan, The Green Knight) ( 02 min., 51 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Gawain's Reprieve: The first blow (The Green Knight, Gawain, Morgan) ( 04 min., 04 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Joruney Back Begins ( 28 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Court (Riddles and Prophesies): Arthur - join us (Guinevere, Arthur, The Fool, Morgan) ( 04 min., 31 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Gawain's Return: Gawain (Members of the Court, Arthur, Ywain, Agravain, The Fool, Baldwin, Guinevere, Morgan) ( 03 min., 35 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Gawain's Epilogue: I left this place (Gawain) ( 03 min., 35 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Coda: Now, at the year's dead end (Morgan) ( 03 min., 08 sec. ) / Birtwistle
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribers
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
5023363020022
System control number
NMCD200
System details
Mode of access: Available online
Label
BIRTWISTLE, H.: Gawain [Opera] (M. Angel, A. Howells, F. le Roux, John Tomlinson, Royal Opera House Orchestra, E. Howarth), (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.vpl.ca/extDB/login.Naxos?http://vpl.naxosmusiclibrary.com/catalogue/item.asp?cid=NMCD200
Publication
Note
  • Naxos Digital Services electronic collection
  • Streaming audio
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Act I: Overture ( 01 min., 17 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Story Begins: Night after night (Morgan, The Lady) ( 06 min., 23 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Court: They tire me (Arthur, Guinevere, Morgan, The Lady) ( 05 min., 15 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Three Riddles: There was a man (The Fool, Agravain, Ywain) ( 02 min., 05 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Arthur's Response: How can I eat? (Arthur, The Fool, Morgan, The Lady, Guinevere) ( 02 min., 24 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Door Knock; Prophesies and Threats: This is the hour of legacy or loss (Morgan, The Lady) ( 34 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Mystery of the Open Door: It's nothing (Arthur, Guinevere, Morgan, The Lady) ( 01 min., 52 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Another Riddle: Something stranger than charity (The Fool) ( 46 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Door Knock; Prophesies and Threats: Now is the hour of legacy or loss (Morgan, The Lady) ( 33 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Entrance of the Green Knight: Now I shall test his strength (Morgan, The Lady) ( 01 min., 07 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Green Knight Rides into the Court ( 01 min., 09 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Green Knight's Challenge: Which of you is king? (The Green Knight, Baldwin, Ywain, Agravain, Gawain, Arthur, Morgan, The Lady) ( 09 min., 14 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Court's Reaction; Gawain Accepts the Challenge: God's name (Baldwin, Ywain, Agravain, Gawain, The Green Knight) ( 03 min., 35 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Raising of the Axe ( 01 min., 13 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Time Frozen (Reprise; Prophesies; Riddles; Door Knock): This is the moment that waited for you (Morgan, The Lady, The Fool) ( 03 min., 03 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Gawain Decapitates the Green Knight: God's Name! (The Green Knight, Guinevere, Baldwin, Arthur, Ywain, The Fool, Agravain, Morgan, The Lady) ( 01 min., 15 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Severed Head Instructs Gawain: My title is Knight of the Green Chapel (The Green Knight, Gawain) ( 04 min., 05 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Green Knight Rides Off ( 38 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: The Court's Reaction: It's nothing (Arthur, The Green Knight, Guinevere, Morgan, The Lady) ( 01 min., 48 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act I: Duet: Prophesies and Threats: Now that you've seen its face (Morgan, The Lady, Arthur) ( 01 min., 50 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau I: Winter: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 52 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau I: Winter: Night: Here is your second birth (Men's Chorus, Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool, Morgan) ( 01 min., 11 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau II: Spring: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 53 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau II: Spring: Night: Here is your second skin (Men's Chorus, Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool, Morgan) ( 01 min., 11 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau III: Summer: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 56 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau III: Summer: Night: Here is your second flesh (Men's Chorus, Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool, Morgan) ( 01 min., 10 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau IV: Autumn: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 53 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau IV: Autumn: Night: Here is your second arm (Men's Chorus, Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool, Morgan) ( 01 min., 11 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau V: Winter II: Day (Women's Chorus) ( 53 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau V: Winter II: Night: Here is your badge of steel (Ywain, Agravain, Baldwin, Arthur, Guinevere, The Fool) ( 01 min., 09 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Tableau V: Winter II: Coda: Now with a single step (Morgan) ( 46 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Morgan le Fay's Prediction: Now with a single step (Morgan, Gawain) ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey ( 01 min., 32 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: A Glimpse: Soon what you most love (Bertilak, The Lady) ( 15 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey Continues: A single step (Morgan, Gawain) ( 01 min., 34 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: A Glimpse of the Future: Soon... what you want, you'll have (The Lady, Bertilak) ( 12 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey Continues: A day, another day, a week of days (Morgan, Gawain) ( 01 min., 36 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: A Glimpse of the Future: Soon you'll see its face (The Lady, Bertilak) ( 11 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey Continues: Another mile, another day, another week (Morgan, Gawain) ( 01 min., 52 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: A Glimpse of the Future: This is the hour of vanity or choice (The Lady, Bertilak) ( 12 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Journey Continues: Mile after mile, day after day, week after week (Morgan, Bertilak, The Lady) ( 02 min., 13 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Castle de Hautdesert: Welcome, welcome, welcome (Bertilak, The Lady, Morgan, Gawain) ( 01 min., 17 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Dance Aria: Now we shall learn (The Lady, Morgan, Bertilak) ( 01 min., 50 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Bertilak de Hautdesert's Welcome and Gawain's Foreboding: My food, my wine, my hearth (Bertilak, Morgan, Gawain) ( 03 min., 51 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The First Lullaby: Lie down without fear of the dark (Morgan, Gawain) ( 02 min., 31 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The First Hunt and Temptation: The door was unlocked (The Lady, Gawain) ( 04 min., 25 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: An aside from Morgan le Fay 1: A gift he must not refuse (Morgan) ( 31 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Bertilak de Hautdesert's Return 1: Who's there...? (Gawain, Morgan, Bertilak) ( 01 min., 30 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Second Lullaby: Lie down without fear of the dark (Morgan, Gawain) ( 02 min., 24 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Second Hunt and Temptation: Are you Gawain? (The Lady, Gawain) ( 03 min., 18 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: An aside from Morgan le Fay 2: A word he must not hear (Morgan, Gawain) ( 43 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Bertilak de Hautdesert's Return 2: Here's your trophy (Bertilak, Gawain) ( 57 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Third Lullaby: Lie down without fear of the dark (Morgan, Gawain) ( 02 min., 37 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Third Hunt and Temptation: Winter sun on melting snow: it's blinding (The Lady, Gawain, Morgan) ( 05 min., 28 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: An aside from Morgan le Fay 3: Who's there...? (Gawain, Morgan) ( 28 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Bertilak de Hautdesert's Return 3: I hunted all day (Bertilak, Gawain) ( 01 min., 07 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Prophesies and Threats: Soon - the moment that waited for you (Morgan, The Lady, Gawain) ( 03 min., 43 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Green Chapel: Fear of death (The Green Knight, Gawain) ( 02 min., 01 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Gawain Faces Death: Now I acquit myself (Gawain, Morgan, The Green Knight) ( 02 min., 51 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Gawain's Reprieve: The first blow (The Green Knight, Gawain, Morgan) ( 04 min., 04 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Joruney Back Begins ( 28 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: The Court (Riddles and Prophesies): Arthur - join us (Guinevere, Arthur, The Fool, Morgan) ( 04 min., 31 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Gawain's Return: Gawain (Members of the Court, Arthur, Ywain, Agravain, The Fool, Baldwin, Guinevere, Morgan) ( 03 min., 35 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Gawain's Epilogue: I left this place (Gawain) ( 03 min., 35 sec. ) / Birtwistle -- Act II: Coda: Now, at the year's dead end (Morgan) ( 03 min., 08 sec. ) / Birtwistle
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribers
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
5023363020022
System control number
NMCD200
System details
Mode of access: Available online

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