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Michael Torke - Strawberry Fields / Miller, Et Al


Release Date: 11/08/2005 
Label:  Ecstatic Records   Catalog #: 92208   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Michael Torke
Performer:  Joyce CastleLucille BeerJohn HancockMargaret Lloyd,   ... 
Conductor:  David Alan Miller
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Albany Symphony OrchestraAlbany Pro Musica
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Strawberry Fields by Michael Torke
Performer:  Joyce Castle (Mezzo Soprano), Lucille Beer (Alto), John Hancock (Baritone),
Margaret Lloyd (Soprano), Aaron Estes (Tenor), Heather Gardner (Soprano),
Keith Kibler (Baritone), Jeffrey Lentz (Tenor)
Conductor:  David Alan Miller
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Albany Symphony Orchestra,  Albany Pro Musica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/2004 
Venue:  Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, New York 
Length: 37 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. Pentecost by Michael Torke
Performer:  Margaret Lloyd (Soprano)
Conductor:  David Alan Miller
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Albany Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1998; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/2005 
Venue:  Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, New York 
Length: 18 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Strawberry Fields: Good afternoon (Old Lady, Student, Workman)
Strawberry Fields: This is the time (Old Lady, Student)
Strawberry Fields: Mother, we've been searching everywhere! (Son, Old Lady, Student)
Strawberry Fields: If I were your mother (Student)
Strawberry Fields: Thank you for your thoughts (Son, Student, Old Lady)
Strawberry Fields: Excuse me. May I borrow your program? (Old Lady, Workman, Student, Son, Chorus)
Strawberry Fields: Where have you been? (Old Lady, Student)
Strawberry Fields: How can I love you? (Boy, Girl, Old Lady)
Strawberry Fields: A nickel or a dime (Panhandler, Old Lady, Student)
Strawberry Fields: But look. A group of peasants is gathering in the village square (Old Lady, Chorus, Student)
Strawberry Fields: Here's your wheelchair, Mother (Son, Nurse, Old Lady, Chorus)
Strawberry Fields: Oh Mother, what now? (Daughter, Old Lady, Son, Chorus, Nurse, Student)
Strawberry Fields: Maybe we're wrong to ship her off (Son, Student, Nurse, Daughter, Chorus, Old Lady)
Strawberry Fields: Alright Mother. Enough is enough (Son, Daughter, Nurse, Chorus)
Pentecost: And It Shall Come to Pass
Pentecost: And I Will Show Wonders
Pentecost: Whosoever Shall Call

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