Composers' Forum concert, 1954 February 20

Composers' Forum concert, 1954 February 20

 

Name:
Shuey, Virginia (Singer); Shanet, Howard (Conductor); Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist); Starer, Robert (Instrumentalist); Middleton, Jean (Pianist) (Instrumentalist); Serr, Harriet (Instrumentalist); Gabor, George (Percussionist) (Instrumentalist); Spinney, Bradley (Instrumentalist); Christian, Bobby (Instrumentalist); Karas, Sperie (Instrumentalist); Breines, Gilbert (Instrumentalist); Jones, Elayne (Instrumentalist); Castka, Joseph (Instrumentalist); Shulman, Leonard (Instrumentalist); Surinach, Carlos (Conductor); White, Edna, 1892-1992 (Instrumentalist); Fuchs, Harry, -1986 (Instrumentalist); Perry, Julia, 1924-1979; Antheil, George, 1900-1959; Columbia University Orchestra (Instrumentalist); Composers Forum Concerts Collection
Title:
Composers' Forum concert, 1954 February 20
Collection Name:
Composers Forum Concerts Collection.
Subjects:
Sacred songs (Medium voice) with string orchestra; Stabat Mater dolorosa (Music); Solo cantatas, Sacred (Medium voice); Ballets; Pianos (4) with percussion ensemble; Sonatas (Trumpet and piano)
Format:
music; sound recordings
Genre:
Sacred music; Songs; Cantatas; Ballets (Music); Sonatas; Live sound recordings
Date:
1954
Physical Description:
1 online resource (3 audio files) : WAV
Note (Funding):
Digitization funded by the Association for Recorded Sound Collections
Note:
Concert of vocal and instrumental compositions by Julia Perry and George Antheil, including audience discussion with the composers.Description derived from original container; performing personnel taken from a concert review published in in the New York Times on February 22, 1954.First performance of the 1953 revised version of Antheil's Ballet mécanique.File name: RBML_ComposersForum_19540222_7934709.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:
Latin
Contents:
file 01. Stabat Mater : for mezzo soprano and string orchestra / Julia Perry (Virginia Shuey, mezzo-soprano ; Columbia University Orchestra ; Howard Shanet, conductor) -- file 02. Ballet mécanique (David Tudor, Robert Starer, Jean Middleton, Harriet Serr, pianos ; George Gabor, Al Howard, Bradley Spinney, Robert Christian, Sperle Karas, Gil Breines, Elayne Jones, Joseph Castka, Leonard Shulman, percussion ; Tom Tsuji, sound effects ; Carlos Surinach, conductor) ; Trumpet sonata (Edna Whilte, trumpet ; Harry Fuchs, piano) / George Antheil -- file 03. Discussion with George Antheil & Julia Perry
Library Location:
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
7934709
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-vz22-1069