The Resource Alexander's feast, or, The power of music : Concerto grosso in C, George Frideric Handel, (sound recording ;)

Alexander's feast, or, The power of music : Concerto grosso in C, George Frideric Handel, (sound recording ;)

Label
Alexander's feast, or, The power of music : Concerto grosso in C
Title
Alexander's feast, or, The power of music
Title remainder
Concerto grosso in C
Statement of responsibility
George Frideric Handel
Title variation
  • Alexander's feast
  • Power of music
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ita
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
SNN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1685-1759
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Handel, George Frideric
Date time place
Recorded live, June 13-14, 1987, in the Stadthalle Göttingen
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1611.H29
LC item number
A44 1988
PerformerNote
Donna Brown, soprano ; Carolyn Watkinson, contralto ; Ashley Stafford, countertenor ; Nigel Robson, tenor ; Stephen Varcoe, bass ; Monteverdi Choir ; English Baroque Soloists (on period instruments) ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1631-1700
  • 1955-
  • 1685-1759
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dryden, John
  • Brown, Donna
  • Watkinson, Carolyn
  • Stafford, Ashley
  • Robson, Nigel
  • Varcoe, Stephen
  • Gardiner, John Eliot
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Monteverdi Choir
  • English Baroque Soloists
Series statement
Digital classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cantatas, Secular
  • Alexander
  • Saint Cecilia's Day
  • Dryden, John
  • Concerti grossi
Label
Alexander's feast, or, The power of music : Concerto grosso in C, George Frideric Handel, (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Philips: 422 053-2 (422 054-2--422 055-2)
  • The 1st work is a secular cantata for St. Cecilia's Day; the 2nd work for 2 violins, violoncello, and orchestra
  • Text by John Dryden
  • Compact disc
  • Durations: 1:24:00; 13:00
  • Program notes by Winton Dean in English with German translation, by Jean-François Labie in French, and by Gloria Staffieri in Italian, biographical notes on performers, and libretto with French, German and Italian translations (88 p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • Also issued as analog discs (422 053-1) and cassettes (422 053-4)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm19542467
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Désirée de Charms Collection
Other control number
2894220532
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 422 053-2
  • 422 054-2
  • 422 055-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Alexander's feast, or, The power of music : Concerto grosso in C, George Frideric Handel, (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Philips: 422 053-2 (422 054-2--422 055-2)
  • The 1st work is a secular cantata for St. Cecilia's Day; the 2nd work for 2 violins, violoncello, and orchestra
  • Text by John Dryden
  • Compact disc
  • Durations: 1:24:00; 13:00
  • Program notes by Winton Dean in English with German translation, by Jean-François Labie in French, and by Gloria Staffieri in Italian, biographical notes on performers, and libretto with French, German and Italian translations (88 p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • Also issued as analog discs (422 053-1) and cassettes (422 053-4)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm19542467
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Désirée de Charms Collection
Other control number
2894220532
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 422 053-2
  • 422 054-2
  • 422 055-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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