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The Resource Hercules, George Frideric Handel ; [libretto, Thomas Broughton], (sound recording)

Hercules, George Frideric Handel ; [libretto, Thomas Broughton], (sound recording)

Label
Hercules
Title
Hercules
Statement of responsibility
George Frideric Handel ; [libretto, Thomas Broughton]
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1685-1759
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Handel, George Frideric
Date time place
"Recorded [Aug. 9-14, St. John's Smith Square, London] in collaboration with West German Radio (WDR), Cologne, on the occasion of the 1982 Göttingen Handel Festival"--Container
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
LC call number
  • M1500
  • Archiv Produktion 2742 004
PerformerNote
Jennifer Smith, soprano ; Sarah Walker, Catherine Denley, mezzo-sopranos ; Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor ; John Tomlinson, Peter Savidge, basses ; Monteverdi Choir ; English Baroque Soloists (on period instruments) ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1704-1774
  • 1943-
  • 1946 September 22-
  • 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Broughton, Thomas
  • Smith, Jennifer
  • Walker, Sarah
  • Denley, Catherine
  • Rolfe Johnson, Anthony
  • Tomlinson, John
  • Savidge, Peter
  • Gardiner, John Eliot
  • Sophocles
  • Ovid
  • Monteverdi Choir
  • English Baroque Soloists
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heracles
  • Hercules
  • Operas
Label
Hercules, George Frideric Handel ; [libretto, Thomas Broughton], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A musical drama"--Container
  • Archiv Produktion: 2742 004 (2566 111-2566 113)
  • Based on: The women of Trachis / Sophocles. Metamorphoses / Ovid
  • Program notes and synopsis by Winton Dean and libretto with French and German translations (16 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.) in container
  • Edition recorded: Hrsg. v. Friedrich Chrysander. Leipzig : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1859. (Händel-Gesamtausgabe ; v. 4)
  • Pitch: a'=415 Hz
  • Digital recording
  • Manual sequence
Bar code
  • 31223011683639
  • 31223011683605
  • 31223011683613
  • 31223011683621
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (153 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
84755803
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
  • 2742 004
  • 2566 111
  • 2566 112
  • 2566 113
  • 3383 004
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
12913226
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Hercules, George Frideric Handel ; [libretto, Thomas Broughton], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "A musical drama"--Container
  • Archiv Produktion: 2742 004 (2566 111-2566 113)
  • Based on: The women of Trachis / Sophocles. Metamorphoses / Ovid
  • Program notes and synopsis by Winton Dean and libretto with French and German translations (16 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.) in container
  • Edition recorded: Hrsg. v. Friedrich Chrysander. Leipzig : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1859. (Händel-Gesamtausgabe ; v. 4)
  • Pitch: a'=415 Hz
  • Digital recording
  • Manual sequence
Bar code
  • 31223011683639
  • 31223011683605
  • 31223011683613
  • 31223011683621
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (153 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
84755803
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
  • 2742 004
  • 2566 111
  • 2566 112
  • 2566 113
  • 3383 004
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
12913226
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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