The Resource Treemonisha : an opera in three acts, by Scott Joplin ; The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra and Singers; Rick Benjamin, conductor, (sound recording)

Treemonisha : an opera in three acts, by Scott Joplin ; The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra and Singers; Rick Benjamin, conductor, (sound recording)

Label
Treemonisha : an opera in three acts
Title
Treemonisha
Title remainder
an opera in three acts
Statement of responsibility
by Scott Joplin ; The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra and Singers; Rick Benjamin, conductor
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
TDF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1868-1917
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Joplin, Scott
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Rick Benjamin, conductor ; Janinah Burnett, soprano ; Frederick Jackson, bass ; Anita Johnson, soprano ; Robert Mack, tenor ; Chauncy Packer, tenor ; Todd Payne, baritone ; Edward Pleasant, baritone ; Phumzile Sojola, tenor ; Darren Stokes, bass-baritone ; Frank Ward, Jr., bass-baritone ; The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra & Singers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benjamin, Rick
  • Burnett, Janinah
  • Jackson, Frederick
  • Johnson, Anita
  • Mack, Robert
  • Packer, Chauncey
  • Payne, Todd
  • Pleasant, Edward
  • Sojola, Phumzile
  • Stokes, Darren
  • Ward, Frank
  • Paragon Ragtime Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • African Americans
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Dance music
  • Instrumental ensembles
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Treemonisha : an opera in three acts, by Scott Joplin ; The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra and Singers; Rick Benjamin, conductor, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Libretto by the composer
  • On two compact discs inserted in booklet
  • "The first ever historically authentic orchestration of the work by Rick Benjamin; Anita Johnson, Annmarie Sandy, Edward Pleasant, Frank Ward, Jr., Chauncey Packer; The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra and Singers; Rick Benjamin, conductor"--Container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (109 pages : illustrations ; 14 x 14 cm)
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
  • Disc 1. Act one. 1. Overture -- 2. The Bag of Luck -- 3. The Corn-Huskers -- 4. We're Goin' Around -- 5. The Wreath -- 6. The Sacred Tree -- 7. Surprised -- 8. Treemonisha's Bringing Up -- 9. Good Advice -- 10. Confusion -- Act two. 11. Superstition -- 12. Treemonisha in Peril -- 13. Frolic of the Bears -- 14. The Wasp-Nest -- 15. The Rescue -- 16. We Will Rest Awhile -- 17. Going Home -- 18. Aunt Dinah Has Blowed de Horn -- Disc 2. Act Three. 1. Prelude to Act 3 -- 2. I Want to See My Child -- 3. Treemonisha's Return -- 4. Wrong is Never Right -- 5. Abuse -- 6. When Villains Ramble Far and Near -- 7. Conjurers Forgiven -- 8. We Will Trust You As Our Leader -- 9. A Real Slow Drag -- Appendix. 10. Bowing Music: Themes from the Opera in One-Step Tempo (2003) / Rick Benjamin -- 11. Libretto Preface, read by Scott Joplin's closest living relative, Grandniece Mrs. LaErma White of Texarkana, Arkansas)
  • Accompanying booklet: Treemonisha / by Rick Benjamin -- The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra -- Treemonisha / by Scott Joplin -- Selected discography -- Selected bibliography
Control code
766419117
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (90 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
093228072027
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
80720-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)766419117
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Treemonisha : an opera in three acts, by Scott Joplin ; The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra and Singers; Rick Benjamin, conductor, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Libretto by the composer
  • On two compact discs inserted in booklet
  • "The first ever historically authentic orchestration of the work by Rick Benjamin; Anita Johnson, Annmarie Sandy, Edward Pleasant, Frank Ward, Jr., Chauncey Packer; The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra and Singers; Rick Benjamin, conductor"--Container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (109 pages : illustrations ; 14 x 14 cm)
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
  • Disc 1. Act one. 1. Overture -- 2. The Bag of Luck -- 3. The Corn-Huskers -- 4. We're Goin' Around -- 5. The Wreath -- 6. The Sacred Tree -- 7. Surprised -- 8. Treemonisha's Bringing Up -- 9. Good Advice -- 10. Confusion -- Act two. 11. Superstition -- 12. Treemonisha in Peril -- 13. Frolic of the Bears -- 14. The Wasp-Nest -- 15. The Rescue -- 16. We Will Rest Awhile -- 17. Going Home -- 18. Aunt Dinah Has Blowed de Horn -- Disc 2. Act Three. 1. Prelude to Act 3 -- 2. I Want to See My Child -- 3. Treemonisha's Return -- 4. Wrong is Never Right -- 5. Abuse -- 6. When Villains Ramble Far and Near -- 7. Conjurers Forgiven -- 8. We Will Trust You As Our Leader -- 9. A Real Slow Drag -- Appendix. 10. Bowing Music: Themes from the Opera in One-Step Tempo (2003) / Rick Benjamin -- 11. Libretto Preface, read by Scott Joplin's closest living relative, Grandniece Mrs. LaErma White of Texarkana, Arkansas)
  • Accompanying booklet: Treemonisha / by Rick Benjamin -- The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra -- Treemonisha / by Scott Joplin -- Selected discography -- Selected bibliography
Control code
766419117
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (90 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
093228072027
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
80720-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)766419117
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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