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Composer(s): Samuel Barber (03 Sep 1910 - 23 Jan 1981)
Work identifier: M4320
Real Name: Hermit Songs
Display Name: Hermit Songs
Work/Opus: Op. 29
Composed: c. 1953
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Song-cycle
Period: 20th century
Instrumentation: Voice
Piano
Mvt. 1At Saint Patrick's Purgatory   (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 2Church Bells at Night  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 3Saint Ita's Vision   (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 4The Heavenly Banquet  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 5Crucifixion  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 6Sea-Snatch  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 7Promiscuity  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 8The Monk and the Cat  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 9The Praises of God  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 10The Desire for Hermitage  (Voice, Piano)
Composer(s): Samuel Barber (03 Sep 1910 - 23 Jan 1981)
Recording identifier: M2147496127
Real Name: Hermit Songs
Display Name: Hermit Songs
Work/Opus: Op. 29
Composed: c. 1953
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Song-cycle
Period: 20th century
Instrumentation: Chorus
Piano
Arrangement Name: Arranged for chorus and piano
Arrangement Date: c. 1967
Ensemble: Joyful Company of Singers
Conductor: Peter Broadbent
Soloists: Anthony Saunderson (Piano)
Label: ASV
Catalogue Number: CD DCA 939
CD Media ID: 6293
Recording Location: Angel Studios, London
Recording Date: 21 May 1995