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[Interview with Laura Foreman] [outtakes] ; Mots d'heures: gousses, rames : for voices and tape

Title
[Interview with Laura Foreman] [sound recording] : [outtakes] ; Mots d'heures: gousses, rames : for voices and tape / John Watts.
Author
Foreman, Laura, 1936-2001.
Publication
[1981, 1979]

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Description
1 sound disc (34:01) : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
  • Mots D'Heures: Gousses, Rames
  • American Music Center Recordings.
Subjects
Note
  • Compact disc.
Event (note)
  • Interview recorded in New York, N. Y. in 1981 (?) ; musical work recorded in 1979 (?)
Source (note)
  • American Music Center (New York, N. Y.)
Language (note)
  • Spoken in English, sung in French.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: American Music Center Recordings.
Contents
Interview outtakes with Laura Foreman (8:21) -- Mots d'heures: gousses, rames. Jacques s'apprête (2:59) ; Raseuse arrête (soprano, alto and tenor solo with chorus) (3:00) ; Adieu, notes laïques (soloists with chorus) (6:49) ; Dissolu typique (3:12) ; Loup si l'eau quête (a cappella men's chorus, no electronic tape) (2:50) ; Et qui rit des curés d'oc? (tenor solo with chorus) (1:45) ; Noyé l'ami, dans tout, sa lippe (4:58) / J. Watts.
Call Number
*LDC 52458
OCLC
810938552
Author
Foreman, Laura, 1936-2001. Interviewee
Title
[Interview with Laura Foreman] [sound recording] : [outtakes] ; Mots d'heures: gousses, rames : for voices and tape / John Watts.
Imprint
[1981, 1979]
Playing Time
003401
Performer
1st work: Laura Foreman, interviewee ; with unidentified interviewer. 2nd work: [Unidentified soloists (2 sopranos, alto, 2 tenors, 2 baritones)] ; Wesleyan Singers ; with electronic tape ; Neely Bruce, conductor.
Event
Interview recorded in New York, N. Y. in 1981 (?) ; musical work recorded in 1979 (?)
Summary
In the first work, choreographer Laura Foreman talks about her dance works: Wallwork (1981), Songanddance (1972-73), and the recent Sky dance (1981?). Her husband, composer John Watts, wrote the music for Foreman's dances. In the second work, lyrics are from the d'Antin [i.e. Luis d'Antin Van Rooten] manuscript "Mots d'heures: Gousses rames"
Language
Spoken in English, sung in French.
Linking Entry
Forms part of: American Music Center Recordings.
Local Note
Archive original: (1 sound tape reel : analog, stereo., half-track, 7 1/2 ips ; 7 in.) in *LT-7-A 3931.
Service CD (1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.) copied from archive original.
Laura Foreman's interview was not listed on tape box container and on CD--CMR
"Mother Goose Watts outtakes Foreman"--Tape reel hub.
Source
Gift; American Music Center (New York, N. Y.)
Added Author
Bruce, Neely, conductor.
Watts, John, 1930-1982. Mots d'heures: gousses, rames.
Wesleyan Singers. Performer
American Music Center.
American Music Center. Donor
Added Title
American Music Center Recordings.
Research Call Number
*LDC 52458
*LT-7-A 3931
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