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Title Distant light [sound recording] / Renee Fleming.

Publication Info. London, England : Decca, [2017]
Universal Music Distribution, 2017.
Manufactured and marketed by Verve Label Group, 2017.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
Description 1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
digital rda
audio file CD audio rda
Note Songs by Björk Gudmundsdóttir arranged by Hans Ek.
Title from container.
Performer Renée Fleming, soprano ; Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sakari Oramo, conductor.
Credits Recording producers: Preben Iwan & Mats Engström.
Event Recorded February 10-13 2016, Konserthuset, Stockholm Sweden.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes and song texts inserted in conttainer.
Contents Knoxville: Summer of 1915 : op. 24 / Samuel Barber (15:29) -- The strand settings. Black sea (4:17) ; Dark harbor XX (5:09) ; Dark harbor XXXV (5:26) ; Dark harbor XI (5:41) / Anders Hillborg -- Virus (4:18) ; Joga (4:33) ; All is full of love (3:13) / Björk Guðmundsdóttir.
Summary Soprano Renee Fleming returns with a new recital of songs and is joined by Sakari Oramo, who leads the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Her selections include Samuel Barber's famous Knoxville: Summer of 1915 and The Strand Settings, a four-song cycle by Anders Hillborg which was commissioned by Carnegie Hall and is dedicated to Fleming. The recital finishes with three new arrangements of songs by Bjork.
Language Sung in English.
Lyrics of 1st work by James Agee; lyrics of 2nd work by Mark Strand;lyrics of 3rd-6th works by Sigurjón Birgir Sigurðsson.
Subject Agee, James, 1909-1955 -- Musical settings.
Strand, Mark, 1934-2014 -- Musical settings.
Sjón, 1962- -- Musical settings.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra.
Songs (High voice) with orchestra. (OCoLC)fst01126150
Genre/Form Songs.
Song cycles.
Art music.
Arrangements (Music)
Added Author Agee, James, 1909-1955, lyricist.
Strand, Mark, 1934-2014, lyricist.
Sjón, 1962- lyricist.
Fleming, Renée, singer.
Oramo, Sakari, conductor.
Ek, Hans, 1964- arranger of music.
Container of (work): Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Knoxville, summer of 1915.
Container of (work): Hillborg, Anders, 1954- Strand settings.
Container of (expression): Björk. Virus; arranged.
Container of (expression): Björk. Joga; arranged.
Container of (expression): Björk. All is full of love; arranged.
Konsertföreningens orkester (Stockholm, Sweden), instrumentalist.
Standard No. 00028948304158 gtin-14
Music No. B0026096-02 Decca

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