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The beauty of Barber [sound recording].

Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 (Author). Agee, James, 1909-1955 (Added Author). Zinman, David. (Conductor). Bell, Joshua, 1967- (Performer). Golden, Ruth. (Performer). Barra, Donald. (Conductor). Edwards, Terry, 1939- (Conductor). Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 1, op. 11, B minor. Adagio; arranged. (Added Author). Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 Concertos, violin, orchestra, op. 14. Andante. (Added Author). Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 Symphonies, no. 1, op. 9. Andante tranquillo. (Added Author). Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 Symphonies, no. 1, op. 9. Con moto. (Added Author). Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 Essay, orchestra, no. 1. (Added Author). Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 Knoxville, summer of 1915. (Added Author). Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981 Essay, orchestra, no. 2. (Added Author). Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. (Performer). San Diego Chamber Orchestra. (Performer). London Voices. (Performer).
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Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield CD Barber (Text) 78292000231177 Classical Music CD Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc (68 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: London : Decca, p1999.

Content descriptions

General Note: First work originally for string quartet, arr. for string orchestra.
All selections previously released 1990-1997.
Text to 6th work by James Agee.
Compact disc.
Formatted Contents Note: Adagio for strings (8:45) -- Violin concerto. Andante (8:52) -- Symphony no. 1, op. 9. Andante tranquillo (4:29) ; Con moto (3:56) -- First essay for orchestra, op. 12 (8:13) -- Knoxville, summer of 1915 (17:12) -- Second essay for orchestra, op. 17 (10:35) -- Adagio for strings (vocal version) (5:37).
Participant or Performer Note: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, David Zinman, conductor (tracks 1-5, 7); Joshua Bell, violin (track 2); Ruth Golden, soprano, San Diego Chamber Orchestra, Donald Barra, conductor (track 6); London Voices, Terry Edwards, conductor (track 8).
Language Note: Sixth work sung in English ; 8th in Latin.
Subject: Orchestral music.
Symphonies > Excerpts.
Concertos (Violin) > Excerpts.

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