Coverart for item
The Resource Knoxville, summer of 1915, Samuel Barber. What a curse for a woman is a timid man : from the old maid and the thief / Gian Carlo Menotti. Mirabai songs / John Harbison. No word from Tom : from the rake's progress / Igor Stravinsky, (sound recording)

Knoxville, summer of 1915, Samuel Barber. What a curse for a woman is a timid man : from the old maid and the thief / Gian Carlo Menotti. Mirabai songs / John Harbison. No word from Tom : from the rake's progress / Igor Stravinsky, (sound recording)

Label
Knoxville, summer of 1915
Title
Knoxville, summer of 1915
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Barber. What a curse for a woman is a timid man : from the old maid and the thief / Gian Carlo Menotti. Mirabai songs / John Harbison. No word from Tom : from the rake's progress / Igor Stravinsky
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1910-1981
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barber, Samuel
Date time place
Recorded Aug. 1988, at Manhattan Center Studios, New York City
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
  • Elektra/Nonesuch 9 79187-1
  • M1611
LC item number
.B35 op. 24 Z56
PerformerNote
Dawn Upshaw, soprano ; Orchestra of St. Luke's ; David Zinman, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1955
  • 1911-2007
  • 1882-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Orchestra of St. Luke's
  • Upshaw, Dawn
  • Zinman, David
  • Agee, James
  • Menotti, Gian Carlo
  • Harbison, John
  • Stravinsky, Igor
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agee, James
  • Agee, James
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
  • Operas
  • Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble
  • Operas
  • Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble
  • Songs (High voice) with orchestra
Label
Knoxville, summer of 1915, Samuel Barber. What a curse for a woman is a timid man : from the old maid and the thief / Gian Carlo Menotti. Mirabai songs / John Harbison. No word from Tom : from the rake's progress / Igor Stravinsky, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Elektra/Nonesuch: 79187-1 (on container: 9 79187-1)
  • The 2nd and 4th works are opera excerpts; the 3rd work, originally for voice and piano, arr. by the composer for voice and instrumental ensemble
  • The 1st work has a text adapted from an autobiographical fragment incorporated into James Agee's A death in the family
  • Digital recording
  • Durations: 15:20; 4:13; 16:09; 7:19
  • Program notes and texts (1 leaf) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Knoxville: summer of 1915 / Barber (15:20) -- What a curse for a woman is a timid man (from The Old maid and the thief) / Menotti (4:13) -- Mirabai songs : It's true, I went to the market (2:41) ; All I was doing was breathing (2:46) ; Why Maria can't go back to her old house (2:03) ; Where did you go? (1:57) ; The Clouds (2:52) ; Don't go, don't go (3:35) / Harbison -- No word from Tom (from The Rake's progress) / Stravinsky (7:19)
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
90752759
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • 79187-1
  • 9 79187-1
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22952477
  • (OCoLC)ocm22952477
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Knoxville, summer of 1915, Samuel Barber. What a curse for a woman is a timid man : from the old maid and the thief / Gian Carlo Menotti. Mirabai songs / John Harbison. No word from Tom : from the rake's progress / Igor Stravinsky, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Elektra/Nonesuch: 79187-1 (on container: 9 79187-1)
  • The 2nd and 4th works are opera excerpts; the 3rd work, originally for voice and piano, arr. by the composer for voice and instrumental ensemble
  • The 1st work has a text adapted from an autobiographical fragment incorporated into James Agee's A death in the family
  • Digital recording
  • Durations: 15:20; 4:13; 16:09; 7:19
  • Program notes and texts (1 leaf) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Knoxville: summer of 1915 / Barber (15:20) -- What a curse for a woman is a timid man (from The Old maid and the thief) / Menotti (4:13) -- Mirabai songs : It's true, I went to the market (2:41) ; All I was doing was breathing (2:46) ; Why Maria can't go back to her old house (2:03) ; Where did you go? (1:57) ; The Clouds (2:52) ; Don't go, don't go (3:35) / Harbison -- No word from Tom (from The Rake's progress) / Stravinsky (7:19)
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
90752759
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • 79187-1
  • 9 79187-1
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22952477
  • (OCoLC)ocm22952477
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

  • African Studies LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Alumni Medical LibraryBorrow it
    72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA, 02118, US
    42.336388 -71.072393
  • Astronomy LibraryBorrow it
    725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350259 -71.105717
  • Fineman and Pappas Law LibrariesBorrow it
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350979 -71.107023
  • Frederick S. Pardee Management LibraryBorrow it
    595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349626 -71.099547
  • Howard Gotlieb Archival Research CenterBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Mugar Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Music LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Pikering Educational Resources LibraryBorrow it
    2 Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349804 -71.101425
  • School of Theology LibraryBorrow it
    745 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350494 -71.107235
  • Science & Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    38 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.348472 -71.102257
  • Stone Science LibraryBorrow it
    675 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350103 -71.103784
Processing Feedback ...