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Samuel Barber . Leontyne Price, New Philharmonia Orchestra - Samuel Barber: Two Scenes From Antony And Cleopatra / Knoxville: Summer Of 1915 (Vinyl, LP)


  1. A compelling new recording of Bruckner's early Requiem. The death of his friend and mentor Franz Seiler, notary at the St Florian monastery to which he had returned as a teaching assistant in , was the immediate circumstance which led the year-old Anton Bruckner to compose his first large-scale sacred work: the Requiem in D minor for soloists, choir, organ continuo and.
  2. Mar 10,  · Barber was awarded his second Pulitzer Prize in Music for this work. A commission from the Metropolitan Opera spurred Barber on to compose his most ambitious work for the stage, the three-act opera Antony and Cleopatra. With Zeffirelli as librettist, producer, director, and designer, it was premiered at the opening of the new Metropolitan Opera.
  3. The Hermit Songs and the two scenes from "Antony and Cleopatra" are historic recordings and stunning examples of Leontyne Price's and Samuel Barber's brilliant talents. The Knoxville Summer of would move a stone to tears! Incomparably beautiful/5(12).
  4. The opera was the world premiere of Samuel Barber’s Antony and Cleopatra, based on the Shakespeare play, with Justino Diaz and Leontyne Price in the title roles. The conductor was Thomas Schippers and the huge and unwieldy production (direction, scenery, costumes) was by Franco Zeffirelli.
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  6. RCA Victor Orchestra and Chorus: Leontyne Price (s) / William Warfield (Bs) LSC Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. Fritz Reiner / Van Cliburn (p) Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Richard Mohr: Lewis Layton: , Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois LSC Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op.
  7. The live recording of Samuel Barber's opera "Antony and Cleopatra" was made in and it served for many years as the only commercial recording made of the opera. After it was premiered at the Metropolitan Opera for their opening night in its new home in Lincoln Center in , the opera was withdrawn and revised by the composer and librettist.
  8. Jul 06,  · This special tribute show also featured legendary British session and big band drummer, Kenny Clare, as well as Buddy Rich. The orchestra for the occasion was made up of top musicians and led by Bobby Lamb and Ray Premru. The concert was released on vinyl LP in (Re-released in on the Vocalion label.).

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