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Smit: Songs Of Wonder, Etc / Gregg Smith Singers, Et Al


Release Date: 07/20/1999 
Label:  Composers Recordings, Inc. (Cri)   Catalog #: 826   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Leo Smit
Performer:  Martha HerrLeo SmitNora PostHenrik Svitzer,   ... 
Conductor:  Frederick BurgomasterLeo Smit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Men's ChoirSt. Paul's Cathedral Boy's ChoirGregg Smith Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Songs of Wonder by Leo Smit
Performer:  Martha Herr (Soprano), Leo Smit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 01/1977 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. At the Corner of the Sky by Leo Smit
Performer:  Leo Smit (Spoken Vocals), Nora Post (Oboe), Henrik Svitzer (Flute)
Conductor:  Frederick Burgomaster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Men's Choir,  St. Paul's Cathedral Boy's Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/1977 
Length: 15 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Copernicus by Leo Smit
Performer:  Edward Birdwell (French Horn), Gary Hickling (Double Bass), Sir Fred Hoyle (Spoken Vocals),
John Moses (Clarinet), Erich Louis Graf (Flute), Allan Dean (Trumpet),
Herb Rankin (Trombone), Louise Schulman (Viola), Peter Simmons (Bassoon)
Conductor:  Leo Smit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gregg Smith Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; USA 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  New York City 
Length: 24 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is also sung in Italian and Latin. 
4. Cock Robin by Leo Smit
Performer:  Lawrence Trott (Piccolo), Rachel Lewis (Soprano), Jan Williams (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
Length: 13 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 

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