The Resource Ideals of the French Revolution, Beethoven, (sound recording)

Ideals of the French Revolution, Beethoven, (sound recording)

Label
Ideals of the French Revolution
Title
Ideals of the French Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Beethoven
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The 1st work, The General -- using music from Egmont and other works -- is "an attempt to create a new drama between actor and orchestra ... in the world of the present ... The protagonist is ... Roméo Dallaire, head of the UN peacekeeping mission in Rwanda in 1993-4, who could see catastrophe approaching, tried to prevent it, and was refused the means. He is the general"--Program notes
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical and or historical information on instruments
Cataloging source
CaBVa
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1770-1827
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
The 1st work in English (both spoken and sung portions); the 4th work in German
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Maximilian Schell, narrator (1st work) ; Adrianne Pieczonka, soprano (1st and 4th works) ; OSM Chorus ; Marika Kuzma, chorus director (1st work) ; Orchestre symphonique de Montréal ; Kent Nagano, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1770-1827
  • 1770-1827
  • 1770 1827
  • 1749-1832
  • 1963-
  • 1951-
  • 1947 November 24-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
  • Schell, Maximilian
  • Pieczonka, Adrianne
  • Nagano, Kent
  • Griffiths, Paul
  • Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
  • Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dallaire, Roméo
  • Monologues with music (Orchestra)
  • Orchestral music
  • Symphonies
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Songs, German
  • Genocide
  • Rwanda
  • Rwanda
  • France
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Ideals of the French Revolution, Beethoven, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work a monologue and songs with orchestra; the 2nd work a symphony; the 3rd work, excerpts from incidental music for Goethe's play Egmont; the 4th work, a song for high voice with orchestra
  • Program notes by Paul Griffiths in English on container insert (16 p.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CD1.
  • General : for orchestra with soprano, choir and narrator / music by L. van Beethoven ; text by Paul Griffiths
  • CD2.
  • Symphony no.5 op.67
  • Egmont op. 84 (Excerpts) -- Opferlied op.121B
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
Set includes: 2 compact discs, 1 pamphlet.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
AN 2 9942
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
other
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Ideals of the French Revolution, Beethoven, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • The 1st work a monologue and songs with orchestra; the 2nd work a symphony; the 3rd work, excerpts from incidental music for Goethe's play Egmont; the 4th work, a song for high voice with orchestra
  • Program notes by Paul Griffiths in English on container insert (16 p.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CD1.
  • General : for orchestra with soprano, choir and narrator / music by L. van Beethoven ; text by Paul Griffiths
  • CD2.
  • Symphony no.5 op.67
  • Egmont op. 84 (Excerpts) -- Opferlied op.121B
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
Set includes: 2 compact discs, 1 pamphlet.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
AN 2 9942
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
other
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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