Composition for tenor and six instruments ; Two sonnets

 

Name
Babbitt, Milton, 1916-2011 (Composer)
Hopkins, Gerard Manley, 1844-1889 (Author)
Byrne, Lang (Singer)
White, Robert, 1936 October 27- (Singer)
Schuller, Gunther (Conductor)
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center Collection
Title
Composition for tenor and six instruments ; Two sonnets
Collection Name
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center records
Subjects
Vocalises (High voice) with instrumental ensemble; Songs (Medium voice) with instrumental ensemble; Hopkins, Gerard Manley, 1844-1889
Format
music; sound recordings
Genre
Songs; Chamber music; Musical settings
Date
[196-?]
Physical Description
1 online resource (audio file (27 min., 26 sec.))
Note (Funding)
Digitization funded (in part) by a grant from the GRAMMY Museum®
Note (Language)
Sung to worldess syllables (1st work); sung in English (2nd work)
Note
Digitized by Media Preserve, Cranberry Township, Pa., 2019
Files generated from digitization of audiotape reels: Preservation Master file - Broadcast WAV (96 kHz, 24 bit); Service copy - Broadcast WAV (44.1 kHz, 16 bit)
Streaming audio access is provided via encoded files created from the master archival audio files.
For tenor voice, flute, oboe, violin, viola, celo and harpsichord (1st work); for baritone voice, clarinet, viola and cello
Words to 2nd work by Gerard Manley Hopkins
Duration: 27:26
Note (Performers)
Robert White, tenor ; Lang Byrne, baritone ; Gunther Schuller, conductor
Language
English
Library Location
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
14635868
Part
Compositions, tenor voice, flute, oboe, violin, viola, cello, harpsichord; Sonnets
Digital Project
cpemc
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-d5b9-3x11