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Marian Anderson- Bach, Brahms, Schubert


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 7911   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiJohann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric HandelJohannes Brahms,   ... 
Performer:  Marian AndersonKosti VehanenFranz Rupp
Conductor:  Dimitri MitropoulosRobert ShawCharles O'ConnellPierre Monteux,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera ChorusMetropolitan Opera OrchestraRCA Victor Sinfonietta,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Un ballo in maschera: Re dell' abisso, affrettati by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Conductor:  Dimitri Mitropoulos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1957 
Language: Italian 
2. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 47, Erbarme dich by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Sinfonietta
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1946 
Language: German 
3. Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed His flock...Come unto Him by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Conductor:  Charles O'Connell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1941 
Language: English 
4. Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra,  San Francisco Municipal Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1945 
Language: German 
5. Songs (5), Op. 105: no 2, Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Language: German 
6. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Kosti Vehanen (Piano), Marian Anderson (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1936 
Language: German 
7. Schwanengesang, D 957: no 1, Liebesbotschaft by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Franz Rupp (Piano), Marian Anderson (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Language: German 
8. Die schöne Müllerin, D 795/Op. 25: no 2, Wohin? by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Franz Rupp (Piano), Marian Anderson (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1951 
Language: German 
9. Der Tod und das Mädchen, D 531/Op. 7 no 3 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1946 
Language: German 
10. Gedichte (12), Op. 35: no 10, Stille Tränen by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1945 
Language: German 
11. Myrthen, Op. 25: no 3, Der Nussbaum by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1945 
Language: German 
12. Lieder (4), Op. 27: no 4, Morgen by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1947 
Language: German 
13. Crucifixion by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Date of Recording: 1941 
Language: English 
14. My Lord, what a morning by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1947 
Language: English 
15. Go down, Moses by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Conductor:  Mr. Prince
Date of Recording: 1924 
Language: English 
16. Songs (6), Op. 4: no 3, In the silence of the night by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1941 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Erbarme dich
He Shall Feed His Flock
Ave Maria
Liebesbotschaft
Wohin?
Der Tod und das Mädchen, D. 531
Stille Tränen, No. 10
Der Nussbaum, No. 3
Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 (Nach "Harzreise im Winter")
Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer, Op. 105, No. 2
Morgen, Op. 27, No. 4
In the Silence of the Secret Night, Op. 4, No. 3
Re dell'abisso affrettati
Go Down, Moses
Crucifixion
My Lord, What a Morning

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