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Crumb: Songs, Drones & Refrains Of Death / Speculum Musicae


Release Date: 06/01/2001 
Label:  Bridge   Catalog #: 9028   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Crumb
Performer:  Erik CharlstonAleck KarisDavid StarobinSanford Sylvan,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Speculum Musicae
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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This selection is Volume 1 of Bridge's Complete Crumb Edition. This selection is Volume 1 of Bridge's Complete Crumb Edition. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Songs, Drones and Refrains of Death by George Crumb
Performer:  Erik Charlston (Percussion), Aleck Karis (Harpsichord), David Starobin (Electric Guitar),
Sanford Sylvan (Baritone), Donald Palma (Double Bass), Daniel Druckman (Percussion),
Aleck Karis (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Speculum Musicae
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/17/1990 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 25 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Text by Lorca. This selection is a DDD recording. 
2. A Little Suite for Christmas, AD 1979 by George Crumb
Performer:  Lambert Orkis (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1982 
Venue:  Bradley Hills Church, Bethesda, Maryland 
Length: 14 Minutes 58 Secs. 
3. Apparition by George Crumb
Performer:  Jan DeGaetani (Mezzo Soprano), Gilbert Kalish (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1979; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1982 
Venue:  Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, NYC 
Length: 22 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: English 

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