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"We, like Salangan swallows ..." : a choral gallery of Morton Feldman and contemporaries

Title
"We, like Salangan swallows ..." : a choral gallery of Morton Feldman and contemporaries / the Astra Choir ; John McCaughey, director.
Publication
  • Brooklyn, NY : New World Records, [2018]
  • ©2018

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Additional Authors
  • Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
  • Campion, Thomas, 1567-1620
  • Sullivan, Louis H., 1856-1924
  • McCaughey, John
  • Feldman, Morton, 1926-1987.
  • Ogdon, Will, 1921-2013.
  • Oliveros, Pauline, 1932-2016.
  • Burt, Warren, 1949-
  • Brown, Earle, 1926-2002.
  • Carl, Robert, 1954-
  • Astra Choir, performer. http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/prf
  • Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc., sponsoring body.
Description
1 audio disc (76 min., 6 sec.) : digital, CD audio; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
Choral gallery of Morton Feldman and contemporaries
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Aleatory music.
  • Art music.
  • Chamber music.
  • Musical settings.
  • Songs.
  • Vocalises.
Note
  • The 1st, 6th, and 9th works for chorus (SATB) and instrumental ensemble; the 2nd, 5th, and 7th works for chorus (SATB) a cappella; the 3rd work for 3 female voices, flute/piccolo, 2 cellos, and double bass; the 4th work for mixed chorus a cappella; the 8th work for 6-part chorus a cappella (originally for 6 solo voices).
  • Title from disc label.
  • "Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc."
  • Program notes by John McCaughey, notes on the performers, texts in English, selected discography and bibliography (35 pages) inserted in container.
Language (note)
  • Sung in English or wordless vocalization.
Contents
Chorus and instruments / Morton Feldman (11:14) -- Three statements. The last invocation ; Madrigal ; A clear midnight / Will Ogdon ; [texts], Walt Whitman (The last invocation, A clear midnight), Thomas Campion (Madrigal) (5:39) -- Voices and instruments 2 / Morton Feldman (15:40) -- Sound patterns / Pauline Oliveros (3:49) -- Elegy / Warren Burt (6:46) -- Voices and instruments 1 / Morton Feldman (12:40) -- Small pieces for large chorus / Earle Brown (9:08) -- Sullivan songs. The city / Robert Carl ; [text,] Louis Sullivan (2:12) -- The swallows of Salangan / Morton Feldman (7:49).
LCCN
093228079422
OCLC
  • on1021747123
  • 1021747123
  • SCSB-13989548
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries