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Barber's Adagio


Release Date: 05/20/1997 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 68758   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Samuel Barber
Performer:  Hiro FujikakeJames GalwayDavid OhanianRonald Romm,   ... 
Conductor:  Charles MunchRichard MarlowKalman OppermanKenneth Slowik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra StringsCanadian BrassCambridge Trinity College Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra Strings
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957-96 
Length: 7 Minutes 44 Secs. 
2.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Hiro Fujikake (Synthesizer), James Galway (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957-96 
Length: 6 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Hiro Fujikake 
3.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  David Ohanian (French Horn), Ronald Romm (Trumpet), Frederic Mills (Trumpet),
Charles Daellenbach (Tuba), Eugene Watts (Trombone)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957-96 
Length: 5 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Stephen McNeff 
4.
Agnus Dei, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Richard Marlow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge Trinity College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
Date of Recording: 1993 
Length: 9 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: This work is a vocal arrangement of the composer's 'Adagio for Strings.' 
5.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Kalman Opperman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kalman Opperman Clarinet Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957-96 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
6.
Quartet for Strings in B minor, Op. 11: 2nd mvt, Adagio by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Sadao Harada (Cello), Kazuhide Isomura (Viola), Kikuei Ikeda (Violin),
Peter Oundjian (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tokyo String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957-96 
Length: 8 Minutes 4 Secs. 
7.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  David Pizarro (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1996 
Venue:  St. Thomas Church, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: William Strickland 
8.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Kenneth Slowik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Smithsonian Chamber Players
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957-96 
Length: 7 Minutes 36 Secs. 

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