Giants in the earth

Giants in the earth

 

Name:
Moore, Douglas, 1893-1969; Sundgaard, Arnold, 1909-2006; Rølvaag, O. E. (Ole Edvart), 1876-1931; Ditson Fund Recordings Archive
Title:
Giants in the earth
Collection Name:
Ditson Fund Recordings Archive.
Subjects:
Operas; Live sound recordings
Format:
music; sound recordings
Genre:
music; sound recordings
Date:
1951
Physical Description:
1 online resource (6 audio files : 240, 267, 310, 283, 282, 240 mb)
Note (Funding):
Grammy Foundation Archiving & Preservation Grant
Note:
Opera in 3 acts, 4 scenes.Title from CD-ROM container-insert as transcribed from the original item.Libretto by Arnold Sundgaard, based on the novel of O.E. Rølvaag.The opera's 3 acts are distributed across files as follows: Act 1 (beginning): CD-ROM 1 (DIT.040.01a); Act 1(conclusion): CD-ROM 2 (DIT.040.02a) -- Act 2: CD-ROM 3 (DIT.040.03a-b) -- Act 3 (beginning): CD-ROM 2 (DIT.040.02b); Act 3 (conclusion): CD-ROM 1 (DIT.040.01b)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.040.01a-b; DIT.040.02a-b; DIT.040.03a-b.Related CD identification no.: 617521127215 (CD-ROM 1), 617521127216 (CD-ROM-2), 617521127218 (CD-ROM-3).Numbers on original items: M782 365 1-6, M782 365 2-5, M782 365 3-4.Recorded live: Brander Matthews Hall, Columbia University at one of the performances mounted by the Columbia Opera Workshop, March 28-April 7, 1951
Note (Performers):
Columbia Opera Workshop; the 2 accompanying programs list 2 different possible casts of soloists.
Language:
English
Library Location:
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
14412995
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-6k5j-0h05