The Resource Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 ; Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 ; A stopwatch and an ordnance map, op. 13 ; A hand of bridge, chamber opera, op. 35 ; Serenade for strings, op. 1, Samuel Barber, (sound recording)

Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 ; Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 ; A stopwatch and an ordnance map, op. 13 ; A hand of bridge, chamber opera, op. 35 ; Serenade for strings, op. 1, Samuel Barber, (sound recording)

Label
Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 ; Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 ; A stopwatch and an ordnance map, op. 13 ; A hand of bridge, chamber opera, op. 35 ; Serenade for strings, op. 1
Title
Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 ; Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 ; A stopwatch and an ordnance map, op. 13 ; A hand of bridge, chamber opera, op. 35 ; Serenade for strings, op. 1
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Barber
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
Cataloging source
AZN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1910-1981
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barber, Samuel
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Symphony of the Air ; Vladimir Golschmann, conductor ; with the Robert De Cormier Chorale (3rd work) ; Patricia Neway, soprano ; Eunice Alberts, contralto ; William Lewis, tenor ; Philip Maero, baritone (4th work)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2003
  • 1893-1972
  • 1910-1981
  • 1910-1981
  • 1910-1981
  • 1910-1981
  • 1910-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alberts, Eunice
  • Lewis, William
  • Maero, Philip
  • Golschmann, Vladimir
  • Barber, Samuel
  • Barber, Samuel
  • Barber, Samuel
  • Barber, Samuel
  • Barber, Samuel
  • Symphony of the Air
  • Robert de Cormier Chorale
Series statement
Landmarks of American music series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spender, Stephen
  • Menotti, Gian Carlo
  • Orchestral music
  • String orchestra music
  • Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) with instrumental ensemble
  • Operas
Label
Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 ; Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 ; A stopwatch and an ordnance map, op. 13 ; A hand of bridge, chamber opera, op. 35 ; Serenade for strings, op. 1, Samuel Barber, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Vanguard: VSD-2083
  • The 2nd work is for orchestra; 3rd work for male chorus with percussion and brass (words by Stephen Spender); 4th work is a chamber opera (text by Gian Carlo Menotti)
  • Durations: 8:06; 8:48; 5:44; 9:26; 8:44
  • Program notes by Sidney Finkelstein, texts and biographical notes on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 (8:06) -- Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 (8:48) -- A stopwatch and an ordnance map, op. 15 (with Robert De Cormier Chorale) (5:44) -- A hand of bridge, op. 35; chamber opera (Patricia Neway, soprano; Eunice Alberts, contralto; William Lewis, tenor; Philip Maero, baritone) (9:26) -- Serenade for string orchestra, op. 1 (8:44)
Control code
2954107
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
VSD-2083
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(WaOLN)1138440
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 ; Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 ; A stopwatch and an ordnance map, op. 13 ; A hand of bridge, chamber opera, op. 35 ; Serenade for strings, op. 1, Samuel Barber, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Vanguard: VSD-2083
  • The 2nd work is for orchestra; 3rd work for male chorus with percussion and brass (words by Stephen Spender); 4th work is a chamber opera (text by Gian Carlo Menotti)
  • Durations: 8:06; 8:48; 5:44; 9:26; 8:44
  • Program notes by Sidney Finkelstein, texts and biographical notes on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 (8:06) -- Music for a scene from Shelley, op. 7 (8:48) -- A stopwatch and an ordnance map, op. 15 (with Robert De Cormier Chorale) (5:44) -- A hand of bridge, op. 35; chamber opera (Patricia Neway, soprano; Eunice Alberts, contralto; William Lewis, tenor; Philip Maero, baritone) (9:26) -- Serenade for string orchestra, op. 1 (8:44)
Control code
2954107
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
VSD-2083
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(WaOLN)1138440
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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