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Chamber music and songs

Title
Chamber music and songs [electronic resource] / Walker.
Author
Walker, George, 1922-2018.
Publication
[Hong Kong] : Naxos, c2010.

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Additional Authors
  • Green, Patricia (Mezzo-soprano)
  • Martin, James (Baritone)
  • Walker, George, 1922-2018.
  • Son Sonora String Quartet.
  • Capitol Chamber Artists.
  • Videmus (Musical group)
  • Cygnus Ensemble.
Description
1 online resource (1 sound file).
Series Statement
American classics
Uniform Title
  • Works. Selections
  • American classics (Naxos (Sound recording label))
Alternative Title
Works.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Downloadable audio file.
Note
  • The 4th work is a set of variations.
  • The 1st & 3rd works for string quartet ; the 2nd work for two sopranos, bass, violin (doubling viola), cello, flute, clarinet, guitar, piano (doubling harpsichord), vibraphone (doubling percussion), and percussion ; the 4th for clarinet and piano 4 hands ; the 5th for flute, oboe (doubling English horn), guitar (doubling mandolin), guitar, violin, and cello ; the 6th-8th for mezzo-soprano and piano ; and the 9th & 10th for baritone and piano.
Event (note)
  • Recorded at First Methodist Church, Jersey City, USA, in June (1st work) and August (3rd work) 2008 ; at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, USA, in August 1988 (2nd work) ; at WGBH FM, Boston, USA, in 1994 (4th work) ; at Sarah Lawrecne College, Bronxville, USA, in August 2005 (5th-8th works) ; and at George Walker's home, Montclair, USA, in August 2008 (9th & 10th works).
Source of Description (note)
  • Description based on hard copy version record.
Contents
String quartet no. 2 (1968 ) (22:01) -- Poem (for soprano and chamber ensemble) (1987) (15:36) / text by T.S. Eliot (1888-1965) -- Lyric for strings ([original] version for string quartet) (1946) (6:25) -- Five fancies (1974) (9:30) -- Modus (for chamber ensemble) (2001) (9:12) -- I never saw a moor (1986) / text by Emily Dickinson (1930-1886) (2:01) -- Response (1940) / text by Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906) (2:26) -- Mother Goose (circa 2054) (1992) / text by Irene Sekula (1:21) -- Take, o take those lips away (2004) / text by William Shakespeare (1564-1616) (2:39) -- And wilt thou leave me thus (2002) / text by Thomas Wyatt (1503-1542) (3:10).
LCCN
  • HKI190941301
  • HKI190941302
  • HKI190941303
  • HKI190941304
  • HKI190941305
  • HKI190941306
  • HKI190941307
  • HKI190941308
  • HKI190941309
  • HKI190941310
OCLC
823227872
Author
Walker, George, 1922-2018.
Title
Chamber music and songs [electronic resource] / Walker.
Imprint
[Hong Kong] : Naxos, c2010.
Playing Time
002201 001536 000625 000930 000912 000201 000226 000121 000239 000310
Series
American classics
American classics (Naxos (Sound recording label))
Performer
Son Sonora String Quartet (1st & 3rd works) ; Capitol Chamber Artists (2nd work) ; Eric Thomas, clarinet ; Vivian Taylor, John McDonald, piano (4th work) ; Cygnus Ensemble (5th work) ; Patricia Green, mezzo-soprano (6th-8th works) ; James Martin, baritone (9th & 10th works) ; George Walker, piano (6th-10th works).
Event
Recorded at First Methodist Church, Jersey City, USA, in June (1st work) and August (3rd work) 2008 ; at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, USA, in August 1988 (2nd work) ; at WGBH FM, Boston, USA, in 1994 (4th work) ; at Sarah Lawrecne College, Bronxville, USA, in August 2005 (5th-8th works) ; and at George Walker's home, Montclair, USA, in August 2008 (9th & 10th works).
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Added Author
Green, Patricia (Mezzo-soprano) Singer
Martin, James (Baritone) Singer
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Instrumentalist
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 2.
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Poem.
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 1. Lyric.
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Fancies, clarinet, piano, 4 hands.
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Modus.
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Songs (1992). I never saw a Moor.
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Response.
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Songs (1992). Mother Goose (circa 2054)
Walker, George, 1922-2018. Take, O take those lips away, voice, piano.
Walker, George, 1922-2018. And wilt thou leave me thus.
Son Sonora String Quartet.
Capitol Chamber Artists.
Videmus (Musical group)
Cygnus Ensemble.
Other Form:
Source record: Walker, George, 1922- Selections. Chamber music and songs. [Hong Kong] : Naxos, c2010 (OCoLC)646106065
Other Standard Identifier
HKI190941301
HKI190941302
HKI190941303
HKI190941304
HKI190941305
HKI190941306
HKI190941307
HKI190941308
HKI190941309
HKI190941310
Publisher No.
8.559659 Naxos
Branch Call Number
eNYPL Music
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