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Composer(s): Sergey (Vasil'yevich) Rachmaninov (01 Apr 1873 - 28 Mar 1943)
Work identifier: M6136
Real Name: Kolokola
Display Name: The Bells
Nick Name: Symphony
Work/Opus: Op. 35
Composed: c. 1913
First Performed: 08 Feb 1914
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre: Orchestral
Genre Type: Symphony
Cantata
Period: Late-romantic
20th century
Instrumentation: Chorus
Symphony Orchestra
Librettist(s): Konstantin Balmont (Edgar Allan Poe)
Mvt. 1The Silver Sleigh-Bells: Allegro non troppo   (Tenor, Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 2The Mellow Wedding Bells: Lento  (Soprano, Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 3The Loud Alarum Bells: Presto  (Chorus, Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 4The Mournful Iron Bells: Lento  (Baritone, Symphony Orchestra)
Composer(s): Sergey (Vasil'yevich) Rachmaninov (01 Apr 1873 - 28 Mar 1943)
Recording identifier: M2147488572
Real Name: Kolokola
Display Name: The Bells
Nick Name: Symphony
Work/Opus: Op. 35
Composed: c. 1913
First Performed: 08 Feb 1914
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre: Orchestral
Genre Type: Symphony
Cantata
Period: Late-romantic
20th century
Instrumentation: Chorus
Symphony Orchestra
Librettist(s): Konstantin Balmont (Edgar Allan Poe)
Ensemble: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Label: Vox
Catalogue Number: CD3X 3002
CD Media ID: 5300
Recording Date: 1980
Mvt. 1The Silver Sleigh-Bells: Allegro non troppo  (6'17'')
Walter Planté (Tenor)
Mvt. 2The Mellow Wedding Bells: Lento (9'27'')
Marianna Christos (Soprano)
Mvt. 3The Loud Alarum Bells: Presto (8'34'')
Mvt. 4The Mournful Iron Bells: Lento (10'47'')
Arnold Voketaitis (Bass)