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The Listeners / William Parker


Release Date: 10/20/1995 
Label:  New World Records   Catalog #: 80475   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ned RoremRobert WardLee HoibyTheodore Chanler,   ... 
Performer:  William HuckabyWilliam ParkerBenjamin HudsonCarol Zeavin,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Mourning Scene from Samuel by Ned Rorem
Performer:  William Huckaby (Piano), William Parker (Baritone), Benjamin Hudson (Violin),
Carol Zeavin (Violin), Janet Lyman Hill (Viola), André Emelianoff (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 6 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. He Who Gets Slapped "Pantaloon": Ballad by Robert Ward
Performer:  William Parker (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Summer and Smoke: Anatomy lesson by Lee Hoiby
Performer:  William Parker (Baritone), William Huckaby (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 8 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
4. Peacock Pie: The ship of Rio by Theodore Chanler
Performer:  William Parker (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. Peacock Pie: Old shellover by Theodore Chanler
Performer:  Dalton Baldwin (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: English 
6. Peacock Pie: Cake and sack by Theodore Chanler
Performer:  William Parker (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
7. Peacock Pie: Tillie by Theodore Chanler
Performer:  William Parker (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
8. The Listeners by Norman Dello Joio
Performer:  Dalton Baldwin (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 
9. Billy in the Darbies by Robert Evett
Performer:  Virgil Blackwell (Clarinet), Benjamin Hudson (Violin), Carol Zeavin (Violin),
Janet Lyman Hill (Viola), André Emelianoff (Cello), William Parker (Baritone),
William Huckaby (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 8 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
10. Billy in the Darbies by Ernst Bacon
Performer:  William Huckaby (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 9 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. Childhood Fables for Grownups, Set 2: no 1, Two worms by Irving Fine
Performer:  Dalton Baldwin (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
12. Childhood Fables for Grownups, Set 2: no 2, The Duck and the Yak by Irving Fine
Performer:  Dalton Baldwin (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
13. Childhood Fables for Grownups, Set 1: no 3, Lenny and the leopard by Irving Fine
Performer:  Dalton Baldwin (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
14. Childhood Fables for Grownups, Set 1: no 2, Tigeroo by Irving Fine
Performer:  William Parker (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
15. Evening, Op. 171 no 7 by John Jacob Niles
Performer:  William Huckaby (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
16. Love winter when the plant says nothing, Op. 171 no 9 by John Jacob Niles
Performer:  William Huckaby (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: English 
17. For my brother - Reported missing in action 1943, Op. 172 no 5 by John Jacob Niles
Performer:  William Huckaby (Piano), William Parker (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 

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