The Resource Billy Budd, Britten ; [libretto by E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier, adapted from the story by Herman Melville], (sound recording)

Billy Budd, Britten ; [libretto by E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier, adapted from the story by Herman Melville], (sound recording)

Label
Billy Budd
Title
Billy Budd
Statement of responsibility
Britten ; [libretto by E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier, adapted from the story by Herman Melville]
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
OWL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Date time place
Recorded live, May 25-31, 1997, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, UK
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor ; Thomas Hampson, baritone ; Eric Halvarson, bass ; with supporting singers ; Manchester Boys Choir ; Hallé Orchestra & Choir ; Kent Nagano, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1879-1970
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Crozier, Eric
  • Rolfe Johnson, Anthony
  • Hampson, Thomas
  • Halfvarson, Eric
  • Nagano, Kent
  • Manchester Boys Choir
  • Hallé Orchestra
  • Hallé Choir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melville, Herman
  • Operas
Label
Billy Budd, Britten ; [libretto by E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier, adapted from the story by Herman Melville], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 4 acts, op. 50
  • Ed. recorded: Boosey & Hawkes
  • "World première of the original version"--Container
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Donald Mitchell and Philip Reed, synopsis, and libretto, all in English with French and German translations (203 p. : ill.) included
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
39394269
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (149 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
639842163125
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3984-21631-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Billy Budd, Britten ; [libretto by E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier, adapted from the story by Herman Melville], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 4 acts, op. 50
  • Ed. recorded: Boosey & Hawkes
  • "World première of the original version"--Container
  • Compact disc
  • Program notes by Donald Mitchell and Philip Reed, synopsis, and libretto, all in English with French and German translations (203 p. : ill.) included
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
39394269
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (149 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
639842163125
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3984-21631-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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