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The Resource A Midsummer night's dream, [Libretto adapted from William Shakespeare by Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears], (sound recording)

A Midsummer night's dream, [Libretto adapted from William Shakespeare by Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears], (sound recording)

Label
A Midsummer night's dream
Title
A Midsummer night's dream
Statement of responsibility
[Libretto adapted from William Shakespeare by Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears]
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
San Fernando Valley State Coll. Library
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Date time place
Recorded in Walthamstow Assembly Hall
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Harwood as Tytania; Alfred Deller as Oberon, and Peter Pears as Lysander; with other soloists; Choirs of Downside and Emanuel Schools; London Symphony Orchestra; the composer conducting
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-1990
  • 1910-1986
  • 1913-1976
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harwood, Elizabeth
  • Deller, Alfred
  • Pears, Peter
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Shakespeare, William
  • London Symphony Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Label
A Midsummer night's dream, [Libretto adapted from William Shakespeare by Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • London: OSA 1385 (OS.26015--OS 26017)
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Program notes by John Warrack, synopsis by Peggie Cochrane, and libretto (26 p. illus., ports., music) laid in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
493191
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (143 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
ra 68000077
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copies form part of the Fred Calland Collection and part of the Selden Y. Trimble Record Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
  • OSA 1385
  • OS 26015
  • OS 26016
  • OS 26017
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A Midsummer night's dream, [Libretto adapted from William Shakespeare by Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • London: OSA 1385 (OS.26015--OS 26017)
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Program notes by John Warrack, synopsis by Peggie Cochrane, and libretto (26 p. illus., ports., music) laid in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
493191
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (143 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
ra 68000077
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copies form part of the Fred Calland Collection and part of the Selden Y. Trimble Record Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
  • OSA 1385
  • OS 26015
  • OS 26016
  • OS 26017
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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