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The Hoffnung Astronautical Music Festival [sound recording].

Publication:
[U.S.A.] : Angel, [1961?]
Conference Name:
Hoffnung Music Festival concert (1961 : London, England)
Format/Description:
Conference/Event
Sound recording
1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo. ; 12 in.
Subjects:
Humorous music.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Parodies, imitations, etc.
Contents:
Introductory music played in the foyer / Francis Baines
Festival anthem / Francis Baines
Overture, Leonora no. 4 / Beethoven (with Lionel Salter, organ)
Duet from the comic opera "The Barber of Darmstadt" / Bruno Heinz Jaja ; "random realizatin from and original graph by Humphrey Searle ; translation of the German libretto by William Mann" (with John Amis, tenor, Owen Brannigan, bass)
Ballad of County Down : mostly in D major / Francis Chagrin (with Forbes Robinson, speaker)
Excerpt from "Belshazzar's feast" / William Walton ; introduced by T.E. Bean
Horrortorio / [music by] Joseph Horovitz ; words by Alistair Sampson, from a scenario by Maurice Richardson (with: April Cantelo, soprano ; Pamela Bowden, contralto ; Stephen Manton, tenor ; John Frost, bass ; Lionel Salter, harpsichord)
Mobile : for seven orchestras (with Lionel Salter, organ).
Participant:
Vocal and instrumental soloists ; Hoffnung Symphony Orchestra and Choral Society ; The Happy Wanderers ; Trumpets and Drums of the Royal Military School of Music ; Malcolm Arnold, Francis Chagrin, Norman Del Mar, Joseph Horovitz, Lawrence Leonard, Humphrey Searle, William Walton, conductors.
Notes:
"An evening of extravagant symphonic caricature..."
Recorded at Royal Festival Hall, London, Nov. 28, 1961.
Program notes and words of the duet and the oratorio ([4] p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contributor:
Hoffnung, Gerard.
Baines, Francis, 1917-1999.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827.
Searle, Humphrey.
Chagrin, Francis.
Horovitz, Joseph, 1926-
Leonard, Lawrence, 1923-2001
Del Mar, Norman, 1919-1994. ,
Hoffnung Choral Society. , Performer
Hoffnung Symphony Orchestra. , Performer
OCLC:
63646953
Publisher Number:
S. 35828 Angel
35828 Angel
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