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The Resource Collected songs : medium/low voice : 60 songs, Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters

Collected songs : medium/low voice : 60 songs, Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters

Label
Collected songs : medium/low voice : 60 songs
Title
Collected songs
Title remainder
medium/low voice : 60 songs
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • ita
  • eng
  • ger
  • chi
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
TDF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
full score
Language note
Chiefly English words; Italian words in Seven sonnets of Michaelangelo; German and English words in Sechs Hölderlin-Fragmente
LC call number
M1620.B86
LC item number
S7 2013
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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Staff notation
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberOfPerformers
  • 2
  • 2
  • 3
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/performanceMedium
  • medium voice
  • piano
  • low voice
  • piano
  • singer
  • piano
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1986
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Walters, Richard
  • Pears, Peter
  • Mayer, Elizabeth
  • Waley, Arthur
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Songs (Medium voice) with piano
  • Songs (Low voice) with piano
  • Song cycles
  • Vocal duets with piano
Label
Collected songs : medium/low voice : 60 songs, Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • For medium/low voice and piano
  • English translation of Italian lyrics printed separately as text; German lyrics and English translation also printed separately as text; translations by Peter Pears and Elizabeth Mayer. Texts by Chinese poets translated by Arthur Waley
  • "Historical notes on the songs : chronologically by date of composition": pages v-xxv
Bar code
  • 31223108653339
  • 31223108653347
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
  • The birds / Hilaire Belloc -- A charm of lullabies, op. 41. A cradle song / William Blake ; The highland balou / Robert Burns ; Sephestia's lullaby / Robert Greene ; A charm / Thomas Randolph ; The nurse's song / John Philip -- Three songs from This way to the tomb. Evening ; Morning ; Night / Ronald Duncan -- Fish in the unruffled lakes. To lie flat on the back ; Night covers up the rigid land ; The sun shines down ; Fish in the unruffled lakes ; What's in your mind? ; Underneath the abject willow / W.H. Auden --
  • The holy sonnets of John Donne, op. 35. Oh, my blacke soule! ; Batter my heart ; O might those sighes and teares ; Oh, to vex me ; What if this present ; Since she whom I loved ; At the round earth's imagined corners ; Thou hast made me ; Death, be not proud / John Donne -- On this island, op. 11. Let the florid music praise! ; Now the leaves are falling fast ; Seascape ; Nocturne ; As it is, plenty / W.H. Auden --
  • Sechs Hölderlin-Fragmente, op. 61. Menschenbeifall ; Die Heimat ; Sokrates und Alcibiades ; Die Jugend ; Hälfte des Lebens ; Die Linien des Lebens / Friedrich Hölderlin --
  • Seven sonnets of Michaelangelo, op. 22. Sonetto XVI: Sì come nella penna e nell'inchiostro ; Sonetto XXXI: A che più debb 'io mai l'intensa voglia ; Sonetto XXX: Veggio co' bei vostri occhi un dolce lume ; Sonetto LV: Tu sa' chi 'io so, signior mie, che tu sai ; Sonetto XXXVIII: Rendete a gli occhi miei, o fonte o fiume ; Sonetto XXXII: S'un casto amor, s'una pietà superna ; Sonetto XXVI: Spirto ben nato, in cui si specchia e vede / Michaelangelo --
  • Songs from the Chinese, op. 58 (transcribed for voice and piano). The big chariot ; The old lute ; The Autumn wind ; The herd-boy ; Depression ; Dance song --
  • Winter words, op. 52. At day-close in November ; Midnight on the Great Western ; Wagtail and baby ; The little old table ; The choirmaster's burial ; Proud songsters ; At the railway station, Upway ; Before life and after / Thomas Hardy -- Cut from Winter words. If it's ever spring again ; The children and Sir Nameless / Thomas Hardy -- Two ballads (duet). Mother comfort / Montagu Slater ; Underneath the abject willow / W.H. Auden
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
1 score (xxv, 271 pages)
Isbn
9781423429760
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 884088135881
  • 9790051933983
Publisher number
HL48019419
System control number
  • 1001854424
  • (OCoLC)869843633
Label
Collected songs : medium/low voice : 60 songs, Benjamin Britten ; edited by Richard Walters
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • For medium/low voice and piano
  • English translation of Italian lyrics printed separately as text; German lyrics and English translation also printed separately as text; translations by Peter Pears and Elizabeth Mayer. Texts by Chinese poets translated by Arthur Waley
  • "Historical notes on the songs : chronologically by date of composition": pages v-xxv
Bar code
  • 31223108653339
  • 31223108653347
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
  • The birds / Hilaire Belloc -- A charm of lullabies, op. 41. A cradle song / William Blake ; The highland balou / Robert Burns ; Sephestia's lullaby / Robert Greene ; A charm / Thomas Randolph ; The nurse's song / John Philip -- Three songs from This way to the tomb. Evening ; Morning ; Night / Ronald Duncan -- Fish in the unruffled lakes. To lie flat on the back ; Night covers up the rigid land ; The sun shines down ; Fish in the unruffled lakes ; What's in your mind? ; Underneath the abject willow / W.H. Auden --
  • The holy sonnets of John Donne, op. 35. Oh, my blacke soule! ; Batter my heart ; O might those sighes and teares ; Oh, to vex me ; What if this present ; Since she whom I loved ; At the round earth's imagined corners ; Thou hast made me ; Death, be not proud / John Donne -- On this island, op. 11. Let the florid music praise! ; Now the leaves are falling fast ; Seascape ; Nocturne ; As it is, plenty / W.H. Auden --
  • Sechs Hölderlin-Fragmente, op. 61. Menschenbeifall ; Die Heimat ; Sokrates und Alcibiades ; Die Jugend ; Hälfte des Lebens ; Die Linien des Lebens / Friedrich Hölderlin --
  • Seven sonnets of Michaelangelo, op. 22. Sonetto XVI: Sì come nella penna e nell'inchiostro ; Sonetto XXXI: A che più debb 'io mai l'intensa voglia ; Sonetto XXX: Veggio co' bei vostri occhi un dolce lume ; Sonetto LV: Tu sa' chi 'io so, signior mie, che tu sai ; Sonetto XXXVIII: Rendete a gli occhi miei, o fonte o fiume ; Sonetto XXXII: S'un casto amor, s'una pietà superna ; Sonetto XXVI: Spirto ben nato, in cui si specchia e vede / Michaelangelo --
  • Songs from the Chinese, op. 58 (transcribed for voice and piano). The big chariot ; The old lute ; The Autumn wind ; The herd-boy ; Depression ; Dance song --
  • Winter words, op. 52. At day-close in November ; Midnight on the Great Western ; Wagtail and baby ; The little old table ; The choirmaster's burial ; Proud songsters ; At the railway station, Upway ; Before life and after / Thomas Hardy -- Cut from Winter words. If it's ever spring again ; The children and Sir Nameless / Thomas Hardy -- Two ballads (duet). Mother comfort / Montagu Slater ; Underneath the abject willow / W.H. Auden
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
1 score (xxv, 271 pages)
Isbn
9781423429760
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 884088135881
  • 9790051933983
Publisher number
HL48019419
System control number
  • 1001854424
  • (OCoLC)869843633

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