The Resource The lost art of letter writing ; : Testament ; Vexations and devotions, Brett Dean

The lost art of letter writing ; : Testament ; Vexations and devotions, Brett Dean

Label
The lost art of letter writing ; : Testament ; Vexations and devotions
Title
The lost art of letter writing ;
Title remainder
Testament ; Vexations and devotions
Statement of responsibility
Brett Dean
Creator
Contributor
Author
Composer
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
TDF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dean, Brett
Date of event
  • 2011 November-December
  • 2012 November
  • 2007 July 22
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
3rd work sung in English
LC call number
  • M3.1.D43
  • M1012
LC item number
  • N68 2013
  • .D
Music parts
not applicable
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberOfPerformers
12
Other event information
  • recorded
  • recorded
  • recorded
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/performanceMedium
  • violin
  • orchestra
  • viola
  • mixed chorus
  • children's chorus
  • orchestra
  • electronic instrument
PerformerNote
Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin (1st work) ; Sydney Symphony (1st work) ; BBC Symphony Orchestra viola section (2nd work) ; BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus (3rd work) ; Gondwana Voices (3rd work) Jonathan Nott (1st work), Martyn Brabbins (2nd work) and David Robertson (3rd work), conductors
Place of event
  • Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, Australia
  • Studio 1, BBC Maida Vale Studios, London, England
  • Royal Albert Hall, London, England
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-2008
  • 1945-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Porter, Dorothy
  • Leunig, Michael
  • Zimmermann, Frank Peter
  • Nott, Jonathan
  • Brabbins, Martyn
  • Robertson, David
  • Dean, Brett
  • Dean, Brett
  • Dean, Brett
  • Sydney Symphony Orchestra
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • BBC Symphony Chorus
  • Gondwana Voices
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Porter, Dorothy
  • Leunig, Michael
  • Concertos (Violin)
  • Viola ensembles
  • Cantatas, Secular
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The lost art of letter writing ; : Testament ; Vexations and devotions, Brett Dean
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • 1st work is a concerto violin and orchestra; 2nd work for 12 violas; 3rd work a 'sociological cantata' for mixed chorus, children's chorus, orchestra and electronics
  • Title from disc label
  • Texts in the 3rd work by Dorothy Porter and Michael Leunig
  • Editions recorded: Boosey & Hawkes
  • Durations: 33 min., 41 sec.; 14 min., 41 sec.; 36 min., 53 sec
  • Includes program notes and biographical information on the performers in English, German and French, and words printed as text (31 pages : portraits) inserted in container
  • "The music on this hybrid SACD can be played back in stereo (CD and SACD) as well as in 5.0 surround sound (SACD - tracks 1-4 only)"--Insert, page 31
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (86 min., 22 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
2016623007
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 7318599920160
  • 07318599920160
Publisher number
BIS-2016
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861760662
  • (OCoLC)ocn861760662
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The lost art of letter writing ; : Testament ; Vexations and devotions, Brett Dean
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • 1st work is a concerto violin and orchestra; 2nd work for 12 violas; 3rd work a 'sociological cantata' for mixed chorus, children's chorus, orchestra and electronics
  • Title from disc label
  • Texts in the 3rd work by Dorothy Porter and Michael Leunig
  • Editions recorded: Boosey & Hawkes
  • Durations: 33 min., 41 sec.; 14 min., 41 sec.; 36 min., 53 sec
  • Includes program notes and biographical information on the performers in English, German and French, and words printed as text (31 pages : portraits) inserted in container
  • "The music on this hybrid SACD can be played back in stereo (CD and SACD) as well as in 5.0 surround sound (SACD - tracks 1-4 only)"--Insert, page 31
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (86 min., 22 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
2016623007
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 7318599920160
  • 07318599920160
Publisher number
BIS-2016
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861760662
  • (OCoLC)ocn861760662
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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