Colloquy for strings : quintet [demo recording], June 1953 Additional title: Final [3rd] section of songs from "The fisherman"
NamesScott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Composer)Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 (Librettist)Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Conductor)
Tom Scott audio collection
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1953-06Date Created: 1957-02
Table of ContentsPart 1: Colloquy for strings: 1st movement (0:00-7:15) ; 2nd movement (7:24-11:44) ; 3rd movement (11:52-16:24) / Tom Scott.Part 2: Rehearsal of song selections from the opera "The fisherman": 1st song (tenor & piano) (0:00-4:27) [ends abruptly] ; 2nd song (tenor & baritone & piano) (4:34-8:51) [ends abruptly] ; 3rd song (tenor & piano) (8:58-13:25) ; 3rd to 4th song [p. 25-26 in score] (tenor & piano) (13:36-14:29) ; 4th song (tenor, contralto & piano) (14:30-16:06) [ends abruptly].
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-7-A 4100
TopicsOperas -- ExcerptsWilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Fisherman and his soulMusic rehearsalsString quintetsSongs (High voice) with pianoSongs (Medium voice) with pianoScott, Tom, 1912-1961. Fisherman. Selections; arrangedScott, Tom, 1912-1961. Colloquy for strings
NotesStatement of responsibility: music by Tom Scott. [Final [3rd] section of songs from "The fisherman" : rehearsal for soloists and piano], February 1957 / music by Tom Scott.Source note: Title from cataloger; additional notes from original orchestral score (JPB 1208, b. 13, f. 1)Content: "Coloquy [Colloquy] [for] strings; quintet; June/ 53; 2/ /57; 4"--From original audiotape reel container (5 in.)Content: "Libretto adapted by the composer from 'The fisherman and his soul' by Oscar Wilde"--From original orchestral score (Part 2).Performers: Part 1: [Unidentified string quintet (2 violins, viola, cello and double bass?)]. Part 2: Tom Scott, composer and piano ; with an unidentified tenor (The fisherman), a baritone (Minsterel) and a contralto (Young witch) ; Tom Scott, conductor.Venue: Demo recorded [Tom Scott's house, New York, New York] June 1953 (Part 1); Rehearsal recorded [New York, New York] February 1957 (Part 2).Acquisition: Separated from; Music Division, Tom Scott papers, 1912-1970 (bulk 1942-1960); JPB 12-08.Acquisition: Gift; Susanna Scott; 2011.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (32 min., 30 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half-track, mono, NAB ; 7 in
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 954050449NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21045821Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1fdf8410-3362-0135-fdd9-451acd30a88a
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