The Resource Seeing is believing, Nico Muhly

Seeing is believing, Nico Muhly

Label
Seeing is believing
Title
Seeing is believing
Statement of responsibility
Nico Muhly
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Performer
Subject
Summary
Four original compositions and three orchestral arrangements of vocal works originally by both William Byrd and Orlando Gibbons. The Aurora Orchestra recorded the album under the direction of contemporary music specialist Nicholas Collon. The centerpiece is the concerto for electric guitar, Seeing is Believing. The unique six-string instrument makes available a variety of sounds that are both vaguely familiar and wholly new. Also includes three works for chamber orchestra
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Biographical or historical data
Includes biographical notes on the performers in English.
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Muhly, Nico
Date time place
Recorded Oct. 19-20, 2010, Britten Studio, Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Aldeburgh Music
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/featuredMedium
electric violin
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M40.M84
LC item number
S44 2011
Music parts
not applicable
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberOfPerformers
6
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/performanceMedium
  • chamber orchestra
  • piano
  • clarinet
  • violin
  • viola
  • cello
  • chamber orchestra
PerformerNote
Thomas Gould, six-string electric violin (1st work) ; Aurora Orchestra (chamber orchestra) ; Nicholas Collon, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1983-
  • 1983-
  • 1539 or 1540-1623
  • 1583-1625
  • 1539 or 1540-1623
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gould, Thomas
  • Collon, Nicholas
  • Muhly, Nico
  • Byrd, William
  • Muhly, Nico
  • Gibbons, Orlando
  • Muhly, Nico
  • Byrd, William
  • Muhly, Nico
  • Aurora Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Concertos (Electric violin with chamber orchestra)
  • Chamber orchestra music, Arranged
  • Sextets (Piano, clarinet, violins (2), viola, cello)
  • Chamber orchestra music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Seeing is believing, Nico Muhly
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st work is a concerto for electric violin and chamber orchestra; the 3rd work for clarinet, string quartet, and piano; the remaining works for chamber orchestra, the 2nd, 4th, and 6th works arrangements
  • Eds. recorded: St. Rose Music Publishers
  • Compact disc
  • Includes program notes by the conductor and composer (26 p. : ill., ports.), in English with French and German translations and inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
Contents
Seeing is believing (24:28) -- Miserere mei, Deus / Byrd ; arr. Muhly (3:23) -- Motion (7:25) -- This is the record of John / Gibbons ; arr. Muhly (4:25) -- By all means (9:34) -- Bow thine ear, O Lord / Byrd ; arr. Muhly (4:32) -- Step team (17:51)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (73 min., 23 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
^^2012626571
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 028947827313
  • 00028947827313
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
478 2731
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726834346
  • (OCoLC)ocn726834346
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Seeing is believing, Nico Muhly
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The 1st work is a concerto for electric violin and chamber orchestra; the 3rd work for clarinet, string quartet, and piano; the remaining works for chamber orchestra, the 2nd, 4th, and 6th works arrangements
  • Eds. recorded: St. Rose Music Publishers
  • Compact disc
  • Includes program notes by the conductor and composer (26 p. : ill., ports.), in English with French and German translations and inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
Contents
Seeing is believing (24:28) -- Miserere mei, Deus / Byrd ; arr. Muhly (3:23) -- Motion (7:25) -- This is the record of John / Gibbons ; arr. Muhly (4:25) -- By all means (9:34) -- Bow thine ear, O Lord / Byrd ; arr. Muhly (4:32) -- Step team (17:51)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (73 min., 23 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
^^2012626571
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 028947827313
  • 00028947827313
Other physical details
digital, stereo.
Publisher number
478 2731
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726834346
  • (OCoLC)ocn726834346
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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