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Bernstein Century - Music Of Our Time


Release Date: 01/11/2000 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 61845   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  György LigetiMorton FeldmanEdison DenisovGunther Schuller,   ... 
Performer:  Paul JacobsJohn Canarina
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicChoral Art Society Women's Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes improvisations (4) by various composers. Ensemble: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein. Includes improvisations (4) by various composers. Ensemble: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Atmospheres by György Ligeti
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/06/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 
2. Out of Last Pieces by Morton Feldman
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/11/1964 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 10 Minutes 36 Secs. 
3. Crescendo e diminuendo by Edison Denisov
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; USSR 
Date of Recording: 05/20/1967 
Venue:  Philharmonic Hall, New York City 
Length: 6 Minutes 10 Secs. 
4. Triplum by Gunther Schuller
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/01/1967 
Venue:  Philharmonic Hall, New York City 
Length: 16 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5. Petites liturgies (3) de la Présence Divine by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Paul Jacobs (Piano), John Canarina (Ondes Martenot)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choral Art Society Women's Chorus,  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; France 
Date of Recording: 11/06/1961 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York City 
Length: 31 Minutes 15 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Atmosphčres
Out of "Last Pieces"
I
II
III
IV
Crescendo e Diminuendo
Part One
Part Two
Part Three
I. Antienne de la Conversation Intérieure: Dieu présent en nous
II. Séquence du Verbe, Cantique Divin: Dieu présent en lui-meme
III. Psalmodie de l'Ubiquité par Amour: Dieu présent en toutes choses

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