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White Moon - Songs To Morpheus / Upshaw, Garrett, Et Al


Release Date: 02/27/1996 
Label:  Nonesuch   Catalog #: 79364   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Peter WarlockClaudio MonteverdiRuth Crawford SeegerJoseph Schwantner,   ... 
Performer:  Dawn UpshawMargo GarrettSérgio AssadOdair Assad,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 47 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sleep by Peter Warlock
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. L'Incoronazione di Poppea: Oblivion soave by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer:  Sérgio Assad (Guitar), Odair Assad (Guitar), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1642; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Arranged: Sérgio Assad 
3. Songs (5) to poems by Carl Sandburg: White moon by Ruth Crawford Seeger
Performer:  Margo Garrett (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
4. Black Anemones by Joseph Schwantner
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), Margo Garrett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. Third and Last Booke of Songes or Aires: no 15, Weep you no more, sad fountains by John Dowland
Performer:  Sérgio Assad (Guitar), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1603; England 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Sérgio Assad 
6. Bachianas brasileiras no 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos: Aria "Cantilena" by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Maria Kitsopoulos (Cello), Jonathan Spitz (Cello), Eric Bartlett (Cello),
Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), Eliot Bailen (Cello), Lindy Clarke (Cello),
Mina Smith (Cello), Dorothy Lawson (Cello), Melissa Meell (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1945; Brazil 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 6 Minutes 18 Secs. 
7. Night of the Four Moons by George Crumb
Performer:  Jim Baker (Percussion), Eric Bartlett (Cello), Susan Rotholz (Piccolo),
Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), David Starobin (Banjo), Susan Rotholz (Alto Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 15 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
8. Fairy Queen, Z 629: See, even night herself is here by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Sérgio Assad (Guitar), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), Odair Assad (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1692; England 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Sérgio Assad 
9. Alceste, HWV 45: Gentle Morpheus, son of night by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749-1750; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1995 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 7 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 

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