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The song of Terezín

Franz Waxman (composer), Deborah Riedel (performer), Della Jones (performer)
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Title
The song of Terezín
Composer
Franz Waxman 1906-1967
Performer
Deborah Riedel  (sopraan) Della Jones  (mezzosopraan) Michael Kraus 1957- (bariton) Rundfunk-Kinderchor Berlin Rundfunkchor Berlin Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin
Conductor
Lawrence Foster 1941-
Publisher
Decca, 1998
1 cd
Recording date
1997
EAN
0028946021125
CDR
DAX2846
Placing suggestion
30 - Liederen (NBLC) K7 - Liederen (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 5 times in Flemish libraries

About Franz Waxman

Franz Waxman (né Wachsmann; December 24, 1906 – February 24, 1967) was a German-born composer and conductor of Jewish descent, known primarily for his work in the film music genre. His film scores include Bride of Frankenstein, Rebecca, Sunset Boulevard, A Place in the Sun, Stalag 17, Rear Window, Peyton Place, The Nun's Story, and Taras Bulba. He received twelve Academy Award nominations, and won two Oscars in consecutive years (for Sunset Boulevard and A Place in the Sun). He also received a Golden Globe Award for the former film. Bernard Herrmann said that the score for Taras Bulba was "the score of a lifetime."

He also composed concert works, including the oratorio Joshua (1959), and The Song of Terezín (1964–65), a work for orchestra, chorus, and children's chorus based upon poetry written by children in the Theresienstadt c…Read more on Wikipedia

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