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Title:
Socrate
Author:
Satie, Erik, 1866-1925, composer, author.
Uniform Title:
Vocal music. Selections
Publication Information:
München : Winter & Winter, [2016]

℗2016
Physical Description:
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Coming off the immense success of the Billboard-charting Let Me Tell You, Barbara Hannigan turns her attention to the work of Erik Satie. The disc focuses on one of the minimalist composer's few elaborate masterpieces.
General Note:
Socrate is a secular cantata, originally for solo voices (SSMzMz or S) and chamber orchestra.

Title from container.

Texts by J.P. Contamine de Latour (tracks 1-3, 4, 6); Catulle Mendes (track 5); Erik Satie (track 7); Victor Cousin, translated from Plato (tracks 8-10).

Biographical notes in English printed on container.
Language:
French
Contents:
Trois mélodies (1886). Les anges (2:47) ; Élégie (3:41) ; Sylvie (3:36) -- Trois autres mélodies : (1886-1906). Chanson (1:08) ; Chanson médievale (1:24) ; Les fleurs (1:53) -- Hymne : 1891 : (Pour le "Salut drapeau" du "Prince de Byzance" du Sâr Péladen) (4:34) -- Socrate : (1919) : drame symphonique en trois parties avec voix. Portrait de Socrate : (from Plato's Symposium) (5:49) ; Les bords d'Illissus : (from Plato's Phaedrus) (7:30) ; Mort de Socrate : (from Plato's Phaedo) (18:25).
UPC:
025091023424
Format :
Music CD