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Corporate Author Kronos Quartet, performer.

Title Night prayers [sound recording] / Kronos Quartet.

Publication Info. New York : Elektra Nonesuch, [1994]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Music CD - WOLY-11  CD 785.7 KRO    AVAILABLE
Description 1 audio disc (78 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011810
Description performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Note Elektra Nonesuch: 79346-2 (on spine: 9 79346-2).
1st, 2nd and 6th works for voice and string quartet; 3rd and 4th work for string quartet; 5th work for duduk and string quartet; 7th work for string quartet and tape.
Sung in Russian, Latin and Hebrew.
Night prayers is the last part of a four-part cycle called Life without Christmas.
Performer Kronos Quartet (David Harrington, violin ; John Sherba, violin ; Hank Dutt, viola ; Joan Jeanrenaud, cello) ; The Throat Singers of Tuva (1st work) ; Dawn Upshaw, soprano (2nd work) ; Djivan Gasparian, dudak (5th work) ; Mikhail Alexandrovich, cantor (6th work).
Event Recorded 1992-1994 at Skywalker Sound, Marin County, Calif. ; The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City ; Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Mass.
Note Compact disc.
Texts in Russian, Latin and Hebrew with English translations and program notes by Brooke Gladstone ([12] p.) inserted in container.
Contents Kongerei traditional ; arr. S. Mackey -- Lacrymosa / Dmitri Yanov-Yanovsky -- Mugam Sayagi / Franghiz Ali-Zadeh -- Quartet no. 4 / Sofia Gubaidulina -- A cool wind is blowing / Tigran Tahmizyan -- K'vakarat / Osvaldo Golijov -- Night prayers / Giya Kancheli.
Subject String quartets -- Sound recordings.
String quartets, Arranged -- Sound recordings.
Songs with string quartet -- Sound recordings.
Quintets (Svirala, violins (2), viola, cello) -- Sound recordings.
Electronics with string quartet -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Upshaw, Dawn, singer.
Gasparian, Djivan, instrumentalist.
Aleksandrovich, Mikhail, singer.
Mackey, Steven, 1956- Kongerei; arranged.
Yanov-Yanovsky, Dmitri. Lacrymosa.
Ali-Sade, Frangis, 1947- Mugam-sajahy.
Gubaidulina, Sofia, 1931- Quartets, strings, no. 4.
Tahmizyan, Tigran, 1961- Cool wind is blowing.
Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- K'vakarat.
Kancheli, Giia. Leben ohne Weihnacht. Nachtgebete.
Huun-Huur-Tu (Musical group), performer.
Added Title Night prayers.
Life without Christmas.
Standard No. 7559793462
Music No. 79346-2 Elektra Nonesuch
9 79346-2 Elektra Nonesuch

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