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Capricorn - The Samuel Barber Collection


Release Date: 02/20/1996 
Label:  Koch International Classics Catalog #: 7361   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Samuel Barber
Performer:  Peggy MichelLinda LukasJohn WildsAlexa Still,   ... 
Conductor:  Donald BarraAndrew SchenckJames SedaresGilbert Seeley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Diego Chamber OrchestraNew Zealand Symphony OrchestraMalinova Sisters Piano Duo,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Capricorn Concerto for Flute, Oboe, Trumpet and Strings, Op. 21 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Peggy Michel (Oboe), Linda Lukas (Flute), John Wilds (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Donald Barra
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Diego Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Length: 14 Minutes 57 Secs. 
2. Canzone for Flute and Piano, Op. 38a by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Alexa Still (Flute), Susan DeWitt Smith (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
3. Fadograph of a Yestern Scene, Op. 44 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Andrew Schenck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
Length: 6 Minutes 53 Secs. 
4. Medea's Meditation and Dance of Vengeance, Op. 23a by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Andrew Schenck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
5. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  James Sedares
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 29 Secs. 
6. Souvenirs, Op. 28: Suite - Hesitation Tango by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Olga Malinova (Piano), Margarita Malinova (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Malinova Sisters Piano Duo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Samuel Barber 
7. Hermit Songs, Op. 29: no 3, St Ita's Vision by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Todd Palmer (Clarinet), Carol Archer (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
8. Hermit Songs, Op. 29: no 4, The Heavenly Banquet by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Todd Palmer (Clarinet), Carol Archer (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 8 Secs. 
9. Hermit Songs, Op. 29: no 5, The Crucifixion by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Todd Palmer (Clarinet), Carol Archer (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
10. Hermit Songs, Op. 29: no 6, Sea-snatch by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Todd Palmer (Clarinet), Carol Archer (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Length: 0 Minutes 32 Secs. 
11. Hermit Songs, Op. 29: no 7, Promiscuity by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Todd Palmer (Clarinet), Carol Archer (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Length: 0 Minutes 56 Secs. 
12. Hermit Songs, Op. 29: no 8, The Monk and his Cat by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Carol Archer (Piano), Todd Palmer (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
13. Hermit Songs, Op. 29: no 9, The Praises of God by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Todd Palmer (Clarinet), Carol Archer (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Length: 0 Minutes 51 Secs. 
14. Hermit Songs, Op. 29: no 10, The Desire for Hermitage by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Carol Archer (Piano), Todd Palmer (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
15. To be sung upon the water, Op. 42 no 2 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Gilbert Seeley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oregon Repertory Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 
16. The Lovers, Op 43: Tonight I can write by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Dale Duesing (Baritone)
Conductor:  Andrew Schenck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1991 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: English 
17. Summer Music, Op. 31 by Samuel Barber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arioso Wind Quintet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois 
Length: 12 Minutes 30 Secs. 

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