Phonograph Record

Collection Type

  • Video and sound recordings

Date

1965-1966

GUSN

GUSN-257993

Description

BENJAMIN BRITTEN: REJOICE IN THE LAMB; MISSA BREVIS, A CEREMONY OF CAROLS; square cover for long playing record; front cover with cream-colored background and reproduced picture of "The Nativity" that depicts baby on blanket, woman on her knees in front of baby, minstels at side and gentlemen in background; figures appear under a crude shelter atop a hill; record inside cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

phonograph records
vinyl
cardboard
music
musical performances
religious art
religious seasons
Christian holidays
Music
Christmas
Record, Phonograph

Inscription

"BENJAMIN BRITTEN/ REJOICE IN THE LAMB/ MISSA BREVIS/ A CEREMONY OF CAROLS/ argo/ The choir of ST. JOHN'S COLLEGE CAMBRIDGE/ directed by George Guest/ Marisa Robles harp" (printed)
"BENJAMIN BRITTEN/ ZRG 5440/ Rejoice in the Lamb (recorded 1965) . . . Missa Brevis (recorded 1965) . . . / A Ceremony of Carols (recorded 1966) . . . / The CHOIR OF ST. JOHN'S COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE/ Brian Runnett organ Marisa Robles harp/ George Guest director/ Recorded in the Chapel of St. John's College, Cambridge . . ./ The cover picture, 'The Nativity' by Piero della Francesca, is reproduced by courtesy of the National/ Gallery, London/ [copyright symbol] Argo Record Company, London, 1965/ MADE IN ENGLAND/ THE DECCA RECORD COMPANY LIMITED Argo Division 115 Fulham Road London SW3 Printed by Graphis Press Liimited" (printed)
[similar information on back cover] "Boosey & Hawkes"/ "Boosey & Co." (printed)

Associated Building

Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Decca Records, Inc.

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Sound Communication T&E

Dimensions

12 1/8 x 12 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen

Accession Number

1998.69

Places

London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)