The Resource Antarctica, [Ralph Vaughan Williams], (sound recording)

Antarctica, [Ralph Vaughan Williams], (sound recording)

Label
Antarctica
Title
Antarctica
Statement of responsibility
[Ralph Vaughan Williams]
Title variation
  • Sinfonia antarctica
  • Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Narrator
Singer
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1872-1958
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vaughan Williams, Ralph
Date time place
Recorded in the Indianapolis Circle Theater, Mar. 1-2, 1992
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Roger Allam, narrator ; Dominique Labelle, soprano ; The Women of the Indianapolis Symphonic Choir ; Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra ; Raymond Leppard, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1868-1912
  • 1872-1958
  • 1505 (ca.)-1585
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scott, Robert Falcon
  • Allam, Roger
  • Labelle, Dominique
  • Leppard, Raymond
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph
  • Tallis, Thomas
  • Indianapolis Symphonic Choir
  • Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Symphonies
  • Monologues with music (Chorus with orchestra)
  • String orchestra music
  • British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition
  • Antarctica
Label
Antarctica, [Ralph Vaughan Williams], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • The 1st work for narrator, wordless soprano, wordless women's chorus (SSA), and orchestra ; the 2nd work for double string orchestra
  • The narration in the 1st work is drawn from Captain Robert Scott's journals from his final expedition to the South Pole
  • Program and biographical notes and texts ([28] p. : ill.) inserted in container
Contents
Sinfonia antarctica (52:44) -- Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis (13:59)
Control code
ocm29180176
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Extent
1 sound disc (66:03)
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
KC-2214
Label
Antarctica, [Ralph Vaughan Williams], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • The 1st work for narrator, wordless soprano, wordless women's chorus (SSA), and orchestra ; the 2nd work for double string orchestra
  • The narration in the 1st work is drawn from Captain Robert Scott's journals from his final expedition to the South Pole
  • Program and biographical notes and texts ([28] p. : ill.) inserted in container
Contents
Sinfonia antarctica (52:44) -- Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis (13:59)
Control code
ocm29180176
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Extent
1 sound disc (66:03)
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
KC-2214

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