Concerto for viola


Porter, Quincy, 1897-1966
Doktor, Paul
Dixon, Dean, 1915-1976
Ditson Fund Recordings Archive
CBS Symphony Orchestra
Concerto for viola
Collection Name
Ditson Fund Recordings Archive.
Concertos (Viola); Live sound recordings
music; sound recordings
music; sound recordings
May 16, 1948
Physical Description
1 online resource (6 audio files: 70, 79, 85, 85, 64, 73 mb)
Note (Funding)
Grammy Foundation Archiving & Preservation Grant
For solo viola and orchestra.
Title from CD-ROM container-insert as transcribed from the original item.
Originally recorded under the auspices of The Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University.
Forms part of: Ditson Fund Recordings Archive.
Digitization the original sound recording (3 sound discs : analog, mono. ; 12 in.)
File numbers: DIT.054.01a-b; DIT.054.02a-b; DIT.054.03a-b.
CD identification no.:622221314811 (CD-ROM 1), 622221314812 (CD-ROM-2), 622221314804 (CD-ROM-3).
Numbers on original items: SP83 227 1-3, SP83 227 2-5, SP83 227 4-6.
Originally recorded in live performance: New York, May 16, 1948; world premiere performance; broacast (WCBS)
Note (Performers)
Paul Doktor, viola ; CBS Symphony Orchestra ; Dean Dixon, conductor.
No linguistic content
The concerto's 2 movements are distributed across files as follows: Movement 1 (beginning): File 1 (DIT.054.01a) ; Movement 1(continued): File 2 (DIT.054.02a) ; Movement 1 (continued) File 1 (DIT.054.01b) ; Movement 1 (conclusion) File 3 (DIT.054.03a) -- Movement 2 (beginning): File 2 (DIT.054.02b) ; Movement 2 (conclusion): File 3 (DIT.054.03b)
Library Location
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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