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Distant light

Title
Distant light / Renee Fleming.
Publication
London, England : Decca, [2017]

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Additional Authors
  • Agee, James, 1909-1955
  • Strand, Mark, 1934-2014
  • Sjón, 1962-
  • Fleming, Renée
  • Oramo, Sakari
  • Ek, Hans, 1964-
  • Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981.
  • Hillborg, Anders, 1954-
  • Björk.
  • Konsertföreningens orkester (Stockholm, Sweden), instrumentalist.
Description
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Summary
Soprano Renee Fleming returns with a new recital of songs and is joined by Sakari Oramo, who leads the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Her selections include Samuel Barber's famous Knoxville: Summer of 1915 and The Strand Settings, a four-song cycle by Anders Hillborg which was commissioned by Carnegie Hall and is dedicated to Fleming. The recital finishes with three new arrangements of songs by Bjork.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Songs.
  • Song cycles.
  • Art music.
  • Arrangements (Music)
  • Streaming audio.
Note
  • Songs by Björk Gudmundsdóttir arranged by Hans Ek.
Language (note)
  • Sung in English
  • Lyrics of 1st work by James Agee; lyrics of 2nd work by Mark Strand;lyrics of 3rd-6th works by Sigurjón Birgir Sigurðsson.
Contents
Knoxville: Summer of 1915 : op. 24 / Samuel Barber (15:29) -- The strand settings. Black sea (4:17) ; Dark harbor XX (5:09) ; Dark harbor XXXV (5:26) ; Dark harbor XI (5:41) / Anders Hillborg -- Virus (4:18) ; Joga (4:33) ; All is full of love (3:13) ; Undo (5:18) / Björk Guðmundsdóttir.
LCCN
  • SE5K61600101
  • SE5K61600102
  • SE5K61600103
  • SE5K61600104
  • SE5K61600105
  • SE5K61600106
  • SE5K61600107
  • SE5K61600108
  • SE5K61600109
OCLC
1011597818
Title
Distant light / Renee Fleming.
Publisher
London, England : Decca, [2017]
Type of Content
performed music
Type of Medium
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Digital File Characteristics
audio file
Performer
Renée Fleming, soprano ; Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sakari Oramo, conductor.
Event
Recorded 2016 February 10-13 Konserthuset, Stockholm Sweden.
Language
Sung in English
Lyrics of 1st work by James Agee; lyrics of 2nd work by Mark Strand;lyrics of 3rd-6th works by Sigurjón Birgir Sigurðsson.
Source of description
Hard copy version record.
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Added Author
Agee, James, 1909-1955, lyricist.
Strand, Mark, 1934-2014, lyricist.
Sjón, 1962- lyricist.
Fleming, Renée, singer.
Oramo, Sakari, conductor.
Ek, Hans, 1964- arranger of music.
Container of (work): Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Knoxville, summer of 1915.
Container of (work): Hillborg, Anders, 1954- Strand settings.
Container of (expression): Björk. Virus; arranged.
Container of (expression): Björk. Joga; arranged.
Container of (expression): Björk. All is full of love; arranged.
Container of (work): Björk. Undo.
Konsertföreningens orkester (Stockholm, Sweden), instrumentalist.
Other Form:
Source record: Distant light. London, England : Decca, [2017] (OCoLC)963918632
Other Standard Identifier
SE5K61600101
SE5K61600102
SE5K61600103
SE5K61600104
SE5K61600105
SE5K61600106
SE5K61600107
SE5K61600108
SE5K61600109
Publisher No.
00028948304172 Decca
Branch Call Number
eNYPL Music
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