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Roberta Alexander Sings Barber - Vanessa, Andromache


Release Date: 10/01/2006 
Label:  Etcetera Records   Catalog #: 1145   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Andromache's Farewell, Op. 39 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 12 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. Antony and Cleopatra, Op. 40: Give me some music by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965-1966; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 8 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Songs (4), Op. 13: no 3, Sure on this Shining Night by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Barber 
4. Vanessa, Op. 32: Must the winter come so soon? by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. Knoxville, Summer of 1915, Op. 24 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947-1950; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 15 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
6. Antony and Cleopatra, Op. 40: Death of Cleopatra by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965-1966; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 7 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 
7. Songs (3), Op. 10: no 3, I Hear an Army by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Barber 
8. Four Songs, Op. 13: 1. Nocturne by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: 1937-1940 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Barber 
9. Vanessa, Op. 32: Do not utter a word by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1992 
Venue:  De Doelen, Rotterdam 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 

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