Composers' Forum concert, 1953 November 28


Orgel, Irene (Author)
Alberts, Eunice (Singer)
Fine, Irving, 1914-1962 (Instrumentalist)
Beizel, Geraldine (Singer)
Baron, Samuel, 1925-1997 (Instrumentalist)
Glazer, David (Instrumentalist)
Makas, Anthony (Instrumentalist)
Chasins, Abram, 1903-1987 (Moderator)
Hopkins, Kenyon
Juilliard String Quartet (Instrumentalist)
Composers Forum Concerts Collection
Composers' Forum concert, 1953 November 28
Collection Name
Composers Forum Concerts Collection.
String quartets; Songs (Medium voice) with piano; Vocalises (High voice) with instrumental ensemble; Sonatas (Piano); Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble; Orgel, Irene
music; sound recordings
Live sound recordings; Musical settings; Chamber music; Songs; Art music; Vocalises; Sonatas
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1 online resource (3 audio files) : WAV
Note (Funding)
Digitization funded by the Association for Recorded Sound Collections
Concert of songs and instrumental compositions by Irving Fine and Kenyon Hopkins, including audience discussion with the composers; moderator, Abram Chasins.
Description derived from original container and the concert program; the order of works on the audio file may differ from that given in the concert program.
The String Quartet (1952) by Kenyon Hopkins listed in the concert program is not on this recording.
File name: RBML_ComposersForum_19531128_7934856.
Digitized by George Blood Audio, Philadelphia, 2011.
Service copy (44.1 kHz, 16 bit) of sound file derived from a digital preservation master digitized at 96 kHz, 24 bit.
Recorded at McMillin Theater, Columbia University
File 01. String quartet (1952) (Juilliard String Quartet) ; Mutability : six songs for contralto and piano (poems by Irene Orgel) (1952). I have heard the hoofbeats of happiness ; My father, I have inhabited your husk too long ; The weed ; Peregrine ; Jubilation ; Now God be thanked for mutability (Eunice Alberts, soprano ; Irving Fine, piano) / Irving Fine -- file 02. Divertimento, soprano, flute and clarinet, without text (1953) (Geraldine Beizel, soprano ; Samuel Baron, flute ; David Glazer, clarinet) ; Sonata for piano (1952) (Anthony Makas, piano) / Kenyon Hopkins -- file 03. Discussion with Irving Fine & Kenyon Hopkins
Library Location
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
Quartet, violins (2), viola, cello; Mutability; Divertimento, soprano, clarinet, flute; Sonata, piano
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Composers Forum Concerts Collection
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