Knoxville, summer of 1915
by Upshaw, Dawn,
|Format:||Music CD 1989|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
ContentsKnoxville, summer of 1915 / Samuel Barber ; words by James Agee (15:20)
What a curse for a woman is a timid man : recitative and aria from The old maid and the thief : act I, scene 6 / Gian Carlo Menotti ; words by Gian Carlo Menotti (4:13)
Mirabai songs. It's true, I went to the market ; All I was doing was breathing ; Why Maria can't go back to her old house ; Where did you go? ; The clouds ; Don't go, don't go / John Harbison ; translations by Robert Bly (16:09)
No word from Tom : recitative, aria, recitative, cabaletta : from The rake's progress : act I, scene 3 / Igor Stravinsky ; words by W.H. Auden and Chester Kallman (7:19).
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble.
|Publisher|| New York, N.Y. :Elektra/Nonesuch,1989
|Other Titles|| Knoxville, summer of 1915.
Old maid and the thief.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Knoxville, summer of 1915.
Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007. Old maid and the thief.
Harbison, John. Mirabai songs;
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Rake's progress.
Orchestra of St. Luke's, performer.
Dawn Upshaw, soprano ; Orchestra of St. Luke's ; David Zinman, conductor.
Elektra/Nonesuch: 79187-2 (on container: 9 79187-2).
The 2nd and 4th works are opera excerpts.
Acc. of 3rd work for alto flute, bass clarinet, harp, violin, viola, violoncello, double bass, and percussion; acc. originally for piano, arr. by the composer.
Title from container.
Eds. recorded: G. Schirmer (1st work), T. Presser (2nd work), Associated Music Publishers (3rd work), Boosey & Hawkes (4th work).
Program notes by John Harbison and texts (10 p.) inserted in container.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.