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A midsummer night's dream, Benjamin Britten

Label
A midsummer night's dream
Title
A midsummer night's dream
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Britten
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • engger
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
SNN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Date time place
Recorded Dec. 1995, Barbican Centre, London
Dewey number
782.1
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
LC call number
M1500.B75M5
LC item number
D38 1996
PerformerNote
Sylvia McNair ; Robert Lloyd ; Ian Bostridge ; Brian Asawa ; supporting soloists ; New London Children's Choir ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Sir Colin Davis, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1986
  • 1564-1616
  • 1940-
  • 1927-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pears, Peter
  • Shakespeare, William
  • McNair, Sylvia
  • Lloyd, Robert
  • Bostridge, Ian
  • Asawa, Brian
  • Davis, Colin
  • New London Children's Choir
  • London Symphony Orchestra
Series statement
Digital classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Compact disc
Label
A midsummer night's dream, Benjamin Britten
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Philips: 454 122-2 (454 123-2--454 124-2)
  • Opera in 3 acts; libretto by the composer and Peter Pears, after Shakespeare's play
  • Compact discs
  • Edition performed: Boosey & Hawkes
  • Program notes and synopsis by Michael Kennedy, and libretto with German translations (92 p. : ports.) included
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (149 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other control number
2894541222
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 454 122-2
  • 454 123-2--454 124-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm36173791
  • (OCoLC)36173791
  • 715086
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A midsummer night's dream, Benjamin Britten
Publication
Note
  • Philips: 454 122-2 (454 123-2--454 124-2)
  • Opera in 3 acts; libretto by the composer and Peter Pears, after Shakespeare's play
  • Compact discs
  • Edition performed: Boosey & Hawkes
  • Program notes and synopsis by Michael Kennedy, and libretto with German translations (92 p. : ports.) included
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (149 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other control number
2894541222
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 454 122-2
  • 454 123-2--454 124-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm36173791
  • (OCoLC)36173791
  • 715086
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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