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Barber: Knoxville Summer Of 1915, Etc / Steber, Price


Release Date: 07/28/1992 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Portrait Catalog #: 46727   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Samuel Barber
Performer:  Eleanor SteberEarl CarlyssRaphael HillyerDietrich Fischer-Dieskau,   ... 
Conductor:  William StricklandThomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dumbarton Oaks Chamber OrchestraJuilliard String QuartetNew York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 51 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Knoxville, Summer of 1915, Op. 24 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Eleanor Steber (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Strickland
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dumbarton Oaks Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947-1950; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/07/1950 
Length: 14 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
2.
Dover Beach, Op. 3 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Earl Carlyss (Violin), Raphael Hillyer (Viola), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone),
Claus Adam (Cello), Robert Mann (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Juilliard String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/08/1967 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City, NY 
Length: 8 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Hermit Songs, Op. 29 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), Samuel Barber (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952-1953; USA 
Date of Recording: 1954 
Venue:  30th Street Studio, New York City, NY 
Length: 16 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording. 
4.
Andromache's Farewell, Op. 39 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Martina Arroyo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/09/1963 
Venue:  Philharmonic Hall, New York City, NY 
Length: 12 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24 for Soprano and Orchestra (Vocal)
Dover Beach, Op. 3
At Saint Patrick's Purgatory (Vocal)
Church Bells at Night (Vocal)
Saint Ita's Vision (Vocal)
The Heavenly Banquet (Vocal)
The Crucifixion (Vocal)
Sea-snatch (Vocal)
Promiscuity (Vocal)
The Monk and his Cat (Vocal)
The Praises of God (Vocal)
The Desire for Hermitage (Vocal)
Andromache's Farewell, Op. 39 (Vocal)

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