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"Living toys"

Author: Thomas AdèsMarkus StenzMichael NiesemannAndrew Clark, (Horn player)Robert QuinneyAll authors
Publisher: New York : EMI Classics, ℗1998.
Series: Debut (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : English, Middle [1100-1500]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Compact discs
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
Music Type: Suites; Symphonic poems; Anthems
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Adès; Markus Stenz; Michael Niesemann; Andrew Clark, (Horn player); Robert Quinney; Stephen Cleobury; London Sinfonietta.; Endellion String Quartet.; King's College (University of Cambridge). Choir.
Language Note: The 5th work sung in Middle English.
OCLC Number: 39298123
Notes: The 1st work a suite for chamber orchestra; the 2nd work for string quartet; the 3rd work for baroque oboe, horn, and harpsichord; the 4th work a symphonic poem for trios of clarinets, violas, and violoncellos with percussion; the 5th work for men's choir with organ.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Andrew Porter in English (6 p.) inserted in container.
Performer(s): London Sinfonietta, Markus Stenz, conductor (1st work) ; Endellion Quartet (2nd work) ; Michael Niesemann, baroque oboe, Andrew Clark, horn, Thomas Adès, harpsichord (3rd work) ; Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Robert Quinney, organ, Stephen Cleobury, conductor (5th work).
Event notes: Recorded at All Saints' Church, Petersham, May 1995 (1st work), No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London, Mar. and May 1997 (2nd-3rd works), All Hallows Church, Gospel Oak, London, May 1997 (4th work), and Chapel of King's College, Cambridge, Jan. 1997 (5th work).
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Living toys : op. 9 (19:06) --
Arcadiana : op. 12 (19:27) --
Sonata da caccia : op. 11 (12:36) --
The origin of the harp : op. 13 (9:19) --
Gefriolsae me : op. 3b (3:49).
Series Title: Debut (New York, N.Y.)
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Thomas Adès.
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