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Miriam Gideon

Title
Miriam Gideon [sound recording] / Martin Bookspan, interviewer.
Publication
Jan. 13, 1973.

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Additional Authors
  • Thompson, Francis, 1859-1907.
  • Bookspan, Martin
  • Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996
  • Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996.
  • Morgenstern, Christian, 1871-1914.
  • WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
  • WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.), donor.
Description
1 sound disc (59 min) : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
Martin Bookspan interviews American composer and teacher Miriam Gideon. Gideon talks about her career as a composer. She discusses in detail each of the following works, excerpts of which are then played during the interview: Fantasy on a Javanese motive (for cello and piano) (1948), Rhymes from the hill (texts from the Galgenlieder by Christian Morgenstern, English translations by Max Knight, for mezzo-soprano, clarinet, marimba and cello), Piano suite no. 3 (1951), The seasons of time (for high voice, flute, cello, and piano, based on Tanka poetry of ancient Japan) (1969), Symphonia brevis (1953), The hound of heaven (words by Francis Thompson, for baritone, oboe, and string trio) (1945), and reads fragments from the poems by Christian Morgenstern.
Uniform Title
Composers' forum (Radio program)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Radio programs.
  • Radio interviews.
  • Classical music radio programs.
Note
  • WNYC no. 22348.
Event (note)
  • Broadcast on radio station WNYC, New York, N.Y., Jan. 13, 1973.
Source (note)
  • WNYC;
Call Number
*LDC 43599
OCLC
430219908
Title
Miriam Gideon [sound recording] / Martin Bookspan, interviewer.
Imprint
Jan. 13, 1973.
Event
Broadcast on radio station WNYC, New York, N.Y., Jan. 13, 1973.
Source
Gift; WNYC; NN-RHA
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Added Author
Thompson, Francis, 1859-1907.
Bookspan, Martin, interviewer.
Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996, interviewee.
Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996. Fantasy on a Javanese motive.
Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996. Rhymes from the hill.
Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996. Suites, piano, no. 3.
Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996. Seasons of time.
Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996. Symphonia brevis.
Gideon, Miriam, 1906-1996. Hound of heaven.
Morgenstern, Christian, 1871-1914. Poems. Selections.
WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.), donor.
Research Call Number
*LDC 43599
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