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The Resource Letters from Mignon, R. Murray Schafer, (sound recording)

Letters from Mignon, R. Murray Schafer, (sound recording)

Label
Letters from Mignon
Title
Letters from Mignon
Statement of responsibility
R. Murray Schafer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ita
  • gmh
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
  • ita
  • gmh
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • ger
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
CUS
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Schafer, R. Murray
Date time place
Recorded at Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto, Nov. 2 and Dec. 12-13, 2005
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English, German or Italian
PerformerNote
Eleanor James, mezzo-soprano ; Esprit Orchestra ; Alex Pauk, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • James, Eleanor
  • Pauk, Alex
  • Schafer, R. Murray
  • Schafer, R. Murray
  • Schafer, R. Murray
  • Esprit Orchestra
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  • Songs (Medium voice) with orchestra
  • Song cycles
  • Songs, English
  • Songs, German
  • Songs, Italian
Label
Letters from Mignon, R. Murray Schafer, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Songs and song cycles written for the composer's wife, Eleanor James; the 3rd work originally written for mezzo-soprano, flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, and bassoon, arr. by the composer for mezzo-soprano and orchestra
  • Text to the 2nd work from an Egyptian papyrus; text to the 3rd work from medieval German texts
  • Includes texts with English and French translations, and program notes in English with French translations on insert
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Letters from Mignon
  • (26:02)
  • Thunder: perfect mind
  • (12:22)
  • Minnelieder
  • (31:20)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
Set includes: 1 compact disc, 1 pamphlet.
Other control number
722056255325
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ACD2 2553
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn180193785
  • (OCoLC)180193785
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Letters from Mignon, R. Murray Schafer, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Songs and song cycles written for the composer's wife, Eleanor James; the 3rd work originally written for mezzo-soprano, flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, and bassoon, arr. by the composer for mezzo-soprano and orchestra
  • Text to the 2nd work from an Egyptian papyrus; text to the 3rd work from medieval German texts
  • Includes texts with English and French translations, and program notes in English with French translations on insert
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Letters from Mignon
  • (26:02)
  • Thunder: perfect mind
  • (12:22)
  • Minnelieder
  • (31:20)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
Set includes: 1 compact disc, 1 pamphlet.
Other control number
722056255325
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ACD2 2553
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn180193785
  • (OCoLC)180193785
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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