The lost art of letter writing

Testament ; Vexations and devotions
Dean, Brett (Music CD - No linguistic content)
The lost art of letter writing

Item Details

Authors: Dean, Brett
Statement of Responsibility: Brett Dean
Uniform Title: Works. Selections
Title: The lost art of letter writing
Testament ; Vexations and devotions
Characteristics: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
audio file, CD audio, SACD, rda
digital, optical, stereo, surround, rda
Playtime: 003341 001441 003653
Content Type: performed music
Media Type: audio
Carrier Type: audio disc
Notes: Includes program notes and biographical information on the performers in English, German and French (31 pages : portraits) inserted in container
"The music on this hybrid SACD can be played back in stereo (CD and SACD) as well as in 5.0 surround sound (SACD - tracks 1-4 only)"--Insert, page 31
Durations: 33 min., 41 sec.; 14 min., 41 sec.; 36 min., 53 sec
Editions recorded: Boosey & Hawkes
Texts in the 3rd work by Dorothy Porter and Michael Leunig
Title from disc label
1st work is a concerto violin and orchestra; 2nd work for 12 violas; 3rd work a 'sociological cantata' for mixed chorus, children's chorus, orchestra and electronics
Performers: Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin (1st work) ; Sydney Symphony (1st work) ; BBC Symphony Orchestra viola section (2nd work) ; BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus (3rd work) ; Gondwana Voices (3rd work) Jonathan Nott (1st work), Martyn Brabbins (2nd work) and David Robertson (3rd work), conductors.
Event: 3rd work recorded July 22, 2007 Royal Albert Hall, London, England
2nd work recorded November 2012 Studio 1, BBC Maida Vale Studios, London, England
1st work recorded November/December 2011 Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, Australia
Other Language: 3rd work sung in English; words also printed as text
Subject Headings: Leunig, Michael, 1945- Musical settings Porter, Dorothy, 1954-2008 Musical settings Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra Cantatas, Secular Viola ensembles Concertos (Violin)
Topical Term: Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
Cantatas, Secular
Viola ensembles
Concertos (Violin)
Publisher No: BIS-2016
Branch Call Number: CD CONCERTO Dean,Bre-0662
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