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Author Krása, Hans, 1899-1944.
Title Brundibár [sound recording] : a children's opera in two acts / Hans Krása. Hebrew & Yiddish folk songs.
Imprint New York : Arabesque, p1996.
Location Call No. Status Message
 Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound  *LDC 17881 (F)  ---    AVAILABLE  USE IN LIBRARY


Description 1 sound disc (45 min., 28 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (unpaged)
Series Music from Terezin
Note The 1st work a children's opera in 2 acts (libretto by Adolf Hoffmeister; English version by Milada Javora and Jŏza Karas); the 2nd comprises 12 folk song settings by various composers for mixed, men's, women's and children's choruses, unacc.
Performer Essex Children's Choir, Constance J. Price, director ; Members of the Vermont Symphony Orchestra and Chorus ; Robert DeCormier, conductor.
Event Brundibár recorded Jan. 28, 1996, Ira Allen Chapel, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont. Hebrew and Yiddish folk songs recorded Feb. 24, 1996, Fine Arts Center/Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont.
Note Compact disc.
Program and biographical notes in English, and English translations of the libretto and folk song texts ([24] p.) inserted in container.
Contents Brundibár -- Hebrew & Yiddish Folk songs. Chassidish (Yiddish) ; Bachuri l'an tisa (Hebrew) ; Ki tavo el ha-arets (Hebrew) ; Anu olim (Hebrew) ; Hala Yarden (Hebrew) ; Sha shtil (Yiddish) ; Fregt di velt (Yiddish) ; Az der Rebbe Elimelech (Yiddish) ; Am'cha Yisrael (Hebrew) ; Halleluyah (Hebrew) ; Hedad ginah k'tanah (Hebrew) ; Eliyahu Hanavi (Hebrew) / arr. by Viktor Ullmann, Gideon Klein, Siegmund Schul.
Language 1st work sung in English; the folk songs sung in Hebrew and Yiddish.
Subject Theresienstadt (Concentration camp)
Music -- Czech Republic -- Terezín (Severočeský kraj)
Operas -- Juvenile.
Choruses, Secular (Children's voices) with instrumental ensemble.
Choruses, Secular, Unaccompanied.
Folk songs, Hebrew.
Folk songs, Yiddish.
Added Author Hoffmeister, Adolf, 1902- Librettist.
Javora, Milada. Translator.
Karas, Joža. Translator.
Ullmann, Viktor. Arranger.
Klein, Gideon. Arranger.
Schul, Zikmund, 1916-1944. Arranger.
De Cormier, Robert. Conductor.
Price, Constance J. Conductor.
Essex Children's Choir. Performer.
Vermont Symphony Chorus. Performer.
Vermont Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Hebrew & Yiddish folk songs.
Hebrew and Yiddish folk songs.
Other Standard Identifier 026724668029
Publisher No. Z6680 Arabesque
Call No. *LDC 17881 (F) Program notes and texts on file.
Research Call Number *LDC 17881 (F) Program notes and texts on file.