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Symphony no. 8 [sound recording] / William Schuman. Andromache's farewell, op. 39 / Samuel Barber.

Author/Creator:
Schuman, William, 1910-1992.
Standardized Title:
Symphonies, no. 8.
Other Title:
Andromache's farewell.
Publication:
[New York] : Columbia, [1963]
Series:
Masterworks.
Format/Description:
Sound recording
1 sound disc : 33 1/3 rpm., stereo. ; 12 in.
Subjects:
Symphonies.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Euripides -- Musical settings.
Language:
The 2nd work sung in English.
Participant:
Martina Arroyo, soprano (2nd work) ; New York Philharmonic ; Leonard Bernstein (1st work), Thomas Schippers (2nd work), conductors.
Notes:
The 2nd work a dramatic scena for high voice and orchestra.
Text of the 2nd work from The Trojan woman, by Euripides, translated by John Patrick Creagh.
"Commissioned by the New York Philharmonic in celebration of its opening season in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts" -- Container.
Durations: 30 min., 45 sec. and 12 min., 10 sec.
Program notes by Schuman and Edward Downes, the latter including musical illustrations, on container.
Contributor:
Euripides.
Arroyo, Martina. , Performer
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 ,
Schippers, Thomas. , Conductor
New York Philharmonic. , Performer
Contains:
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Andromache's farewell.
OCLC:
16880956
Publisher Number:
MS 6512 Columbia
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