Princeton University Library Catalog

The sinking of the Titanic / Gavin Bryars.

Composer:
Bryars, Gavin [Browse]
Format:
Audio
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Place of publication not identified: Universal Classics, 1994, , ©1994]
Description:
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Series:
Naxos Music Library. [More in this series]
Notes:
  • Chance composition; this version for 3 violas, 2 cellos, bass, bass clarinet, percussion (1 performer), tenor horn/percussion/Korg Ml keyboard (1 performer), guitar; with, additional strings (viola, 3 violoncellos)--performed by children, and children's chorus.
  • Based on thematic material emanating from and inspired by reports of the 1912 sinking of the Titanic; incorporates reminiscences from two survivors.
Time and place of event:
Recorded Le Chateau d'Eau, Bourges; Westleton Church, Suffolk DAT Studios, Cricklewood, London.
Source of description:
Hard copy version record.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Gavin Bryars Ensemble (Alexander Balanescu, Jonathan Carney, Bill Hawkes, viola ; Sophie Harris, Caroline Dale, cello ; Gavin Bryars, bass, octave pedals ; Roger Heaton, bass-clarinet ; Dave Smith, tenor horn, percussion, Korg M1 keyboard ; Martin Allen, percussion ; James Woodrow, guitar ; Chris Ekers, sound designer) ; Camilla Thornton, viola ; Ziella Bryars, Orlanda Bryars, Lucy Thornton, cello ; The Wenhaston Boys' Choir, Christopher Barnett, director.
Language(s):
Vocal portions in English.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Streaming audio.
Publisher no.:
00028944606126
OCLC:
959981523
International Standard Recording Code:
  • NLA509409501
  • NLA509409502
  • NLA509409503
  • NLA509409504
  • NLA509409505
  • NLA509409506
  • NLA509409507
  • NLA509409508
  • NLA509409509
  • NLA509409510
  • NLA509409511
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