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Description

HANDEL DIXIT DOMINUS; square cover for 33 1/3 RPM record; front cover with white background and photo of painting "The Archangel Michael Fighting Satan"; scene in the clouds with angels, Michael with long spear jousting at beasts coming from below; god in upper right; Mary and baby Jesus in upper left; back cover with inscriptions and phtos of orchestra and choir; record inside paper sleeve inside cover.

Details

Maker
Angel Records
Date
1966
Inscriptions
"36331/ Angel/ handel/ dixit/ dominus/ Terea Zylis - Gara/ Janet Baker/ Martin Lane/ Robert Tear/ John Shirley-Quirk/ Choir of/ King's College./ Cambridge/ English Chamber/ Orchestra/ conducted by/ David Willcocks"; (below image) "TINTORETTO: THE ARCHANGEL MICHAEL FIGHTING SATAN. THE DRESDEN GALLERY. PHOTO: GIRAUDON" (printed)
"HANDEL: Dixit Dominus/ Teresa Zylis-Gara (soprano). Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano). Martin Lane (alto). Robert Tear (tenor)/ John Shirley-Quirk (bass). Choir of King's College, Cambridge, and English Chamber Orchestra/ John Langdon (organ). Andrew Davis (harpsichord). conducted by DAVID WILLCOCKS"; [summary on piece and Handel]; "(copyright symbol) 1966"; "SIDE ONE/ No. 1: Chorus & Soli/ No. 2: Aria/ No. 3: Aria/ No. 4: Chorus/ No. 5: Chorus/ No. 6: Soli & Chorus/ No. 7: Soli & Chorus/ No. 8: Chorus"; (lower left) "PRINTED IN U.S.A." (printed)
"ANGEL/ RECORDS" (printed)
[similar information to back cover]; "Recorded in England/ Mfd. in U.S.A."
Associated Building
Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
vinyl
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
United States
Descriptive terms
Angel
cardboard
music
Music
musical performances
paper (fiber product)
phonograph records
Record, Phonograph
Religion
religious art
vinyl
People and organizations
Choir of King's College, Cambridge, England (performers)
David Willcocks (conductor)
English Chamber Orchestra (performers)
Giraudon (photographer - cover)
Handel (composer)
Tintoretto (artist - painting on cover)
Dimensions
12 3/8 x 12 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.41
Credit Line
Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen
GUSN
257914

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