Composers' Forum concert, 1957 October 5

Composers' Forum concert, 1957 October 5

 

Name:
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939 (Author); Portnoy, Donald (Instrumentalist); Engberg, Jon E (Instrumentalist); Akers, Gene (Instrumentalist); Novak, Lionel (Instrumentalist); Renzi, Dorothy (Singer); Chelsi, Lawrence (Singer); Hebert, Bliss (Instrumentalist); Luening, Otto, 1900-1996 (Moderator); Ballou, Esther Williamson, 1915-1973; Edmunds, John, 1913-1986; Composers Forum Concerts Collection
Title:
Composers' Forum concert, 1957 October 5
Collection Name:
Composers Forum Concerts Collection.
Subjects:
Piano trios; Sonatas (Piano); Songs (High voice) with piano; Songs (Medium voice) with piano; Song cycles; Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939
Format:
music; sound recordings
Genre:
Chamber music; Sonatas; Art music; Songs; Song cycles; Musical settings; Excerpts; Live sound recordings
Date:
1957
Physical Description:
1 online resource (3 sound files) : WAV
Note (Funding):
Digitization funded by the Association for Recorded Sound Collections
Note:
Concert of vocal and instrumental compositions by Esther Williamson Ballou and John Edmunds, including audience discussion with the composers; moderator, Otto Luening.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.File name: RBML_ComposersForum_19571005_8540337.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
Language:
English
Contents:
file 01. Trio for violin, cello and piano (1955) (Donald Portnoy, violin ; Jon Engberg, cello ; Gene Akers, piano) ; Sonata for piano (1954) (Lionel Novak, piano) / Esther Williamson Ballou -- file 02. Songs. 1. The ballad of Mary (1936) ; 2. Dew in April (1936) ; 3. O, Death rock me to sleep (1939) ; 4. The Countess Cathleen enters Paradise (Yeats) (1936) ; 5. The curlew (Yeats) (1936). Seven songs from Byzantium : a cycle of twelve songs to poems by W.B. Yeats (1952-53). 1. Crazy Jane and the Bishop ; 2. The Squirrell ; 3. Wisdom ; 4. The second coming ; 5. The Delphic Oracle upon Plotinus ; 6. Byzantium ; 7. Sailing to Byzantium (Dorothy Renzi, sorpano ; Lawrence Chelsi, baritone ; Bliss Hebert, piano) / John Edmunds -- file 03. Discussion with Esther Williamson Ballou and John Edmunds
Library Location:
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
8540337
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-kg0q-t395