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:
March 28-April 7, 1951
Physical Description:
1 online resource (5 audio files : 725, 509, 549, 559, 278 mb)
Note:
Opera in 3 acts, 4 scenes.Title from related CD-ROM container-insert as transcribed from the original item.Libretto by Arnold Sundgaard, based on the novel of O.E. Rølvaag.Act 1 incomplete; recording begins at p. 68 in the Music Library's copy of the holograph score (04 M782 G); page numbers in the contents notes refer to the Music Library's copy of the holograph score.Originally recorded under the auspices of The Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University.Forms part of: Ditson Fund Recordings Archive.Digitization the original acetate sound recording (4 sound tape reels : analog, mono.)File numbers: DIT.094.01; DIT.094.02; DIT.094.03; DIT.094.04a-b.Related CD identification no.: 828921112727 (CD-ROM 1); 828921112726 (CD-ROM 2); 828921112724 (CD-ROM 3); 828921112725 (CD-ROM 4).Numbers on original items: 129 (tape 1), 130 (tape 2), 131 (tape 3), 136 (tape 4); addtional no.: 152, 154, 159.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
Contents:
File 1 (DIT.094.01) Act 1 (starting at p. 68-200) (00:01-21:51) -- File 2 (DIT.094.02) Act 2 (p. 1-316) (00:21-15:21) -- File 3. Act 2 (p. 316-p. 434) (00:02-16:28) -- File 4-5 (DIT.094.04a) Act 3 (00:01-33:29) ; (DIT.094.04b) Act 2 (p. 314-434) (00:00-16:24)
Library Location:
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
14418746
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-vseh-5h94