The hymn of Jesus

by Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934.

Language: Multiple
Format: Music CD 1989
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Braddock Carnegie Library Music CD CD HOL
Location  Braddock Carnegie Library
Collection  Music CD
Call Number  CD HOL
Additional Information
Subjects Newman, John Henry, -- Saint, -- 1801-1890 -- Musical settings.
Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Publisher London :London,1989
Other Titles Dream of Gerontius.
Dream of Gerontius
Contributors Newman, John Henry, Saint, 1801-1890.
Minton, Yvonne, performer.
Pears, Peter, 1910-1986, performer.
Shirley-Quirk, John, performer.
Boult, Adrian, 1889-1983, conductor.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976, conductor.
Elgar, Edward, 1857-1934. Dream of Gerontius.
BBC Chorus (1935-1973), performer.
BBC Symphony Orchestra, performer.
London Symphony Chorus, performer.
King's College (University of Cambridge). Choir, performer.
London Symphony Orchestra, performer.
Participants/Performers In 1st work: BBC Chorus ; BBC Symphony Orchestra ; Sir Adrian Boult, conductor. In 2nd work: Yvonne Minton, mezzo-soprano ; Peter Pears, tenor ; John Shirley-Quirk, baritone ; London Symphony Chorus ; Choir of King's College, Cambridge ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Benjamin Britten, conductor.
Language Multiple
Notes London: 421 381-2 (421 382-2--421 383-2).
The 2nd work is an oratorio; both works sung principally in English, with brief portions in Latin.
Text of the 1st work translated from the Apocryphal Acts of St. John; text of the 2nd work is a poem by John Cardinal Newman.
Compact disc.
Durations: 21:51; 1:31:07.
Program notes by Michael Kennedy, and texts of both works (23 p. : facsim., ports.) inserted in container.
Description 2 audio discs : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
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