Jubilus (10:00) Trecut-au anii = Past are the years (10:16) Cantec apelor tsarii = Song to the rivers of my country (22:50).
Lynne Webber, soprano, Jack Hyatt, trumpet, Charles M. Smith, percussion, Gheorghe Costinescu, conductor (1st work) ; John Roberts, tenor, Charlottesville New Repertory Singers, Gheorghe Costinescu, narrator and conductor (2nd work) ; Dorothea Palade, mezzo-soprano, Romanian Broadcast Chorus and Orchestra, Carol Litvin, conductor (3rd work).
For soprano, trumpet and "organic" percussion (1st work) ; for tenor and vocal ensemble (2nd work) ; for mezzo-soprano, chorus and orchestra (3rd work). The text of the 1st work is "nonsemantic, linguistically close to Romanian" ; the 2nd and 3rd works sung in Romanian. Title from container. Texts by Mihail Eminescu (2nd work) ; Paul Anghel (3rd work). Recorded at Herbert H. Lehman College, Bronx, New York, Nov. 15, 1984 (1st work); at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, May 3, 1973, narration at the New Wilderness Studio, NYC, Dec. 24, 1984 (2nd work); at the Romanian Broadcast, Bucharest, June, 1965 (3rd work). The 3rd work is a mono recording. Program and biographical notes on container; texts of songs in Romanian with English translation (1 leaf) inserted.