Listening to Music (5th Revised edition)

Listening to Music (5th Revised edition)

By: Jay D. Zorn (author)Audio Book

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Four compact discs containing 49 important works discussed in the text. A complete list of music selections can be found inside the book's covers, along with the location of the recordings, running time, and the text page number where the piece is discussed.

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Jay Zorn Listening to Music 5/e CD Track List Note: Often there are several tracks in one complete selection. These tracks begin at key movements in the selection. Compact Disc 1: * Gregorian Chant: ALLELUIA PASCHA NOSTRUM - excerpt (monophony) Choir of Vienna Hofburg Kappele/Joseph Schabasser, conductor * Leonin: ALLELUIA DIES SANCTFICATUS - excerpt (organum Ensemble Organum/Marcel Peres, conductor * Palestrina: KYRIE - (polyphony) Spandauer Kantorei/Martin Behrman, conductor * Handel MESSIAH - "For Unto us a Child is Born" The Smithsonian Concerto Grosso/University of Maryland Chorus Antal Dorati, conductor * Bach: CANTATA NO. 140 ("Wachet auf") - opening chorus Gachinger Kantorei-Stuttgart/Helmuth Rilling, conductor 6. "Alleluia" * Vivaldi: THE FOUR SEASONS, Op. 8, No.1 "Spring" - 1st Movement: allegro Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble 8. Bird Calls 9. Storm Section 10. Bach: BRANDENBURG CONCERTO NO.2 3rd Movement - allegro assai Mainz Chamber Orchestra/Gunther Kehr, conductor 11. Bach: FUGUE IN G MINOR ("Little") Tom Koopman, organ 12. Mozart: VARIATIONS ON "AH, VOUS DIRAI-JE, MAMAN," K.265 - excerpt Donald Perlman, harpsichord 13. Mozart: HORN CONCERTO NO. 2 IN E-FLAT, K.417 3rd Movement - allegro (rondo form) Marie-Luise Neunecker, Camerata Bern/Thomas Furi, conductor 14. Theme 2 (B) 15. Theme 3 (C) 16. Theme 4 (D) 17. Beethoven: PIANO SONATA NO.8 IN C MINOR ("Pathetique") Op. 13 - 3rd Movement (rondo form) Alfred Brendel Theme 1 - Main Rondo Theme (A) 18.Theme 2 (B) Compact Disc 2: 1. Hayden: SYMPHONY NO. 94 IN G ("Surprise") 3rd Movement - allegro molto (minuet and trio form) North German Radio Hamburg Orchestra/Leopold Ludwig, conductor Minuet (A) - Theme 1 2. Trio (B) - Theme 3 3. Minuet (A) Themes 1 and 2 return 4. Mozart SYMPHONY NO. 40 IN G MINOR K.550 1st Movement - molto allegro (sonata form) Mozarteum Orchestra of Salzburg/Leopold Hager, conductor Exposition (A) - Theme 1 5. Theme 2 6. Development (B) - Theme 1 fragments 7. Recapitulation (A) - Theme 1 return 8. Mozart: DON GIOVANNI: "Madamina" (opera aria - ABA form) Otto Edelman, Vienna Philharmonic/Welhelm Furtwangler, conductor A section 9. B section (minuet) 10. Beethoven: SYMPHONY NO. 5 IN C MINOR, Op. 67 1st Movement - allegro (sonata form) Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ljubljana/Anton Nanut, conductor Exposition (A) - Theme 1 11. Horn Introduction/Theme 2 12. Development (B) - Theme 1 fragments 13. Recapitulation - Theme 1 return 14. Coda - Theme 1 modified 15. Beriloz: SYMPHONIE FANTASTIQUE 5th Movement - "Dream of a Witches' Sabbath" London Symphony Orchestra/Sir Eugene Goosens, conductor Idee Fixe (Beloved Melody) 16. Theme 1 fragment 17. Tolling Bells 18. Theme 2 - "Dies Irae" Part 1 19. Theme 3 - "Witches Round Dance" 20. Schubert: THE ERLKING (art song) Siegfried Lorenz/Norman Shelter, piano 21. Schumann, C: SCHERZO, Op. 10 (excerpt) Konstanze Eickhorst, piano 22. Chopin: FANTAISIE IMPROMPTU, Op. 66 Dieter Goldman, piano 23. Verdi: LA TRAVIATA, Act I: "E strano! E strano!" "Sempre Libera" Monika Krauss, soprano, Yordy Ramiro, tenor Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava) Alexander Rahbari, conductor Recitative: "E strano! E strano!" 24. Aria: "Aquell'amor" 25. Recitative 26. Aria: "Sempre libra" 27. Brahms: ACADEMIC FESTIVAL OVERTURE, Op. 80 Bamburg Philharmonic/Hans Swarowsky, conductor Theme 1 28. Theme 3 - "Stately House" 29. Theme 4 30. Theme 7 - "Freshman Song" 31. Theme 8 - "Gaudeamus igitur" 32. Mahler: SONGS OF A WAYFARER "Ging heut morgen uber Feld" Sandor Solyom-Nagy, baritone Budapest Symphony Orchestra/Gyorgy Lehel, conductor 33. Stravinsky: THE RITE OF SPRING - "Sacrificial Dance" (rondo form) Minnesota Orchestra/ Stanislav Skrowaczewski, conductor Compact Disc 3: 1. Tchaikovsky: 1812 OVERTURE, Op. 49 Dallas Symphony Orchestra/Eduardo Mata, conductor Courtesy of Compendia Music Group Theme 1 - Church Hymn 2. Theme 3 - Folk song 3. Theme 6 - Lullaby 4. Theme 8 - Czar's Hymn 5. Schoenberg: SUITE FOR PIANO, Op. 25 - "Praeludium" Juerg Von Vintschier, piano 6. Prokofiev: CLASSICAL SYMPHONY - 1st Movement (sonata form) National Orchestra of the ORTF/Jean Martinon, conductor Exposition - Theme 1 7. Theme 2 8. Ives: CHARLIE RUTLAGE (song, 1921) Roberta Alexander, soprano/Tan Crone, piano 9. Ives: FIRST ORCHESTRA SET: THREE PLACES IN NEW ENGLAND "Putnam's Camp, Redding, Connecticut" St. Paul Chamber Orchestra/Dennis Russell Davies, conductor Section 1 - Introduction 10. British Grenadiers 11. Section 2 - Dream Scene: Bugle Calls 12. Section 3 - Awakening: 4th of July Celebration 13. Gershwin: PORGY AND BESS (opera) "Bess, You Is My Woman Now" Annie Hughes and William Marshall Orchestra conducted by Donald Perlman A Section: Introduction and Main Melody - First tempo 14. B Section: Bridge - Faster 15. Copland: RODEO (ballet) - "Hoe Down" Dallas Symphony Orchestra/Donald Johanos, conductor 16. Mendelssohn: VIOLIN CONCERTO IN E MINO, Op. 64 1st Movement (sonata form) Aaron Rosand, Orchestra of Radio Luxembourg Louis De Froment, conductor Exposition - Theme 1, violin 17. Theme 2 18. Development - Theme fragments 19. Recapitulation - Theme 1 return 20. Puccini: LA BOHEME, End of Act I Luba Orgonasova, soprano, Jonathan Welch, tenor Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava) Will Humburg, conductor Recitative: "Non sono in vena" 21. Recitative: "Si sente meglio?" 22. Rudolfo's aria: "Che gelida manina" 23. Mimi's aria: "Mi chiamano Mimi" 24. Wagner: OVERTURE TO DIE MEISTERSINGER Bamburg Symphony/Heinrich Hollreiser, conductor Exposition - Mastersingers' Motive 25. Love Theme 26. Mastersingers' Heritage 27. Prize Song Compact Disc 4: 1. Mahler: SYMPOHNY NO. 1 IN D - 1st Movement South German Philharmonic/Marin Meier, conductor Introduction (slow) - Sounds of the Forest 2. Forest Melody (horns) 3. Main Section (moderately fast) - Main Theme: "Days of Youth" 4. Development Section - Theme fragments 5. Finale Section (coda) - Sounds of the Forest 6. Main Theme return 7. Debussy: PRELUDE TO THE AFTERNOON OF A FAUN Denver Symphony Orchestra/Phillippe Entremont, conductor A Section - Flute chromatic melody 8. B Section - Transition (clarinet) 9. A Section - Flute chromatic melody 10. Joplin: THE ENTERTAINER Richard Zimmerman, piano Introduction - Section 1 11. Section 2 12. Trio, Section 3 13. Bessie Smith: NOBODY KNOWS YOU WHEN YOU'RE DOWN AND OUT 14. Louis Armstrong: HEEBIE JEEBIES (1926) 15. Duke Ellington: IT DON'T MEAN A THING (IF IT AIN'T GOT THAT SWING) 16. Charlie Parker: KOKO 17. Miles Davis: KIND OF BLUE 18. Bing Crosby: WHITE CHRISTMAS 19. Frank Sinatra: ONE FOR MY BABY 20. Billie Holiday: STRANGE FRUIT 21. Woody Guthrie: SO LONG, IT'S BEEN GOOD TO KNOW YOU 22. Chuck Berry: MAYBELLINE 23. Ray Charles: GEORGIA 24. Creedence Clearwater Revival: PROUD MARY 25. Bernstein: OVERTURE TO CANDIDE Utah Symphony Orchestra/Maurice Abravanel, conductor 26. Introduction - Oh, Happy We 27. Glitter and Be Gay 28. Coda 29. Kern: SHOW BOAT - "Ol' Man River" Paul Robeson (Recorded in Carnegie Hall - 1958) 30. Introduction - Chorus (A) 31. Bridge (B) 32. Chorus (A) 33. Sondheim: A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC - "Send in the Clowns" Annie Hughes, Orchestra conducted by Donald Perlman 34. Bock: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF - "Sunrise, Sunset" Annie Hughes, Peter Kapetan, Ray Wills Chorus and Orchestra conducted by Donald Perlman 35. Song from Rent 36. Britten: THE YOUNG PERSON'S GUIDE TO THE ORCHESTRA, Op. 34 Will Greer, Narrator The English Chamber Orchestra/Johanos Somary, conductor Theme - Purcell's theme 37. Woodwind section 38. Brass section 39. String section 40. Percussion section 41. Full orchestra 42. Variations - Flute and piccolo 43. Oboes 44. Clarinets 45. Bassoons 46. Violins 47. Viola 48. Cellos 49. String basses 50. Harp 51. Horns 52. Trumpets 53. Trombones and tuba 53. Each percussion instrument 54. Fugue - Piccolo 55. Return of theme 56. Coda 57. Zwilich: CONCERTO GROSSO 1985 - 1st Movement New York Philharmonic/Zubin Mehta, conductor 58. South Africa: IF IT COMES TO FIGHTING WITH GUNS Traditional Atsiagbekor dance piece of the Ewe 59. India: Ghazal, BAT KARANE MUJHE MUSHKIL By Zasar, in rag Pahari and keharwa tala Vocal: Mala Ganguly; tabla: Samar Das 60. Japan (Gagaku): Netori (prelude) & ETENRAKU in Hyojo Nippon Gagaku Kai (Gagaku Society of Japan) 61. Japan: Kabuki Nagauta - AYAME-YUKATA (excerpt)

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/10/2006
  • ISBN13: 9780131733404
  • Format: Audio Book
  • ID: 9780131733404
  • weight: 113
  • ISBN10: 0131733400
  • edition: 5th Revised edition

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