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The Resource Ancient voices of children : soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, electric piano, percussion, George Crumb

Ancient voices of children : soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, electric piano, percussion, George Crumb

Label
Ancient voices of children : soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, electric piano, percussion
Title
Ancient voices of children
Title remainder
soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, electric piano, percussion
Statement of responsibility
George Crumb
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • technical information on music
Awards note
International Rostrum of Composers Award (UNESCO) 1971.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crumb, George
Dewey number
784.3
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
full score
Language note
Spanish words ; also printed as text with English translations by W.S. Merwin, Stephen Spender, J.L. Gili, and Edwin Honig
LC call number
  • M1613.3.C92
  • ML96.5.C865
LC item number
A5
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1898-1936
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • García Lorca, Federico
  • Library of Congress
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Song cycles
  • Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble
  • Vocal duets with instrumental ensemble
  • Crumb, George
  • Music
  • García Lorca, Federico
Label
Ancient voices of children : soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, electric piano, percussion, George Crumb
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A cycle of songs on texts by Federico García Lorca
  • Duration: ca. 27 min
  • Includes performance notes and diagram of stage positioning
  • Commissioned by the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation in the Library of Congress
  • First performance at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., Oct. 31, 1970
  • "Facsimile printing from the original manuscript by the composer"--Cover, p. [2]
Bar code
31223084200378
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ancient voices of children. El niño busca su voz = The little boy was looking for his voice -- Dances of the ancient earth. Me he perdido muchas veces por el mar = I have lost myself in the sea many times ; ¿De dónde vienes, amor, mi niño? = From where do you come, my love, my child? ; Todas las tardes en Granada, todas las tardes se muere un niño = Each afternoon in Granada, a child dies each afternoon -- Ghost dance. Se ha llenado de luces mi corazón de seda = My heart of silk is filled with lights
Dimensions
52 cm
Extent
1 score (8 p.)
Lccn
72209620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
M300720357
Other physical details
ill.
Publisher number
Edition Peters no. 66303
System control number
  • 526872
  • (OCoLC)526872
Label
Ancient voices of children : soprano, boy soprano, oboe, mandolin, harp, electric piano, percussion, George Crumb
Publication
Note
  • A cycle of songs on texts by Federico García Lorca
  • Duration: ca. 27 min
  • Includes performance notes and diagram of stage positioning
  • Commissioned by the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation in the Library of Congress
  • First performance at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., Oct. 31, 1970
  • "Facsimile printing from the original manuscript by the composer"--Cover, p. [2]
Bar code
31223084200378
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ancient voices of children. El niño busca su voz = The little boy was looking for his voice -- Dances of the ancient earth. Me he perdido muchas veces por el mar = I have lost myself in the sea many times ; ¿De dónde vienes, amor, mi niño? = From where do you come, my love, my child? ; Todas las tardes en Granada, todas las tardes se muere un niño = Each afternoon in Granada, a child dies each afternoon -- Ghost dance. Se ha llenado de luces mi corazón de seda = My heart of silk is filled with lights
Dimensions
52 cm
Extent
1 score (8 p.)
Lccn
72209620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
M300720357
Other physical details
ill.
Publisher number
Edition Peters no. 66303
System control number
  • 526872
  • (OCoLC)526872

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