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Norman, Jessye.

Summary: Jessye Norman is not only one of the world's most admired and beloved opera stars--she is an American icon whose life story is as inspiring as the fictional plot triumphs she sang onstage. Born and raised in Augusta, Georgia, a descendant of many generations of hardworking slave and free ancestors, she grew up amid the challenges of Jim Crow racism, with the civil rights movement just beginning...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 NORMAN, JESSYE NOR

Norman, Jessye.

Contents: Il corsaro. Egli non riede ancora! ; Non so le tetre immagini / Verdi -- Les chemins de l'amour / Poulenc -- Le nozzi di Figaro. E Susanna non vien! ; Dove sei i bei momenti / Mozart -- Carmen. Non! tu ne m'aimes pas! / Bizet -- Ariadne auf Naxos. Es gibt ein Reich / Richard Strauss -- Dido and Aeneas. Thy hand, Belinda ; When I am laid in earth / Purcell -- Auf dem See, D. 543 / Schubert --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Philips 1992

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL NOR

Norman, Jessye.

Contents: Sanctus : from Messe solennelle de ste. Cécile / Charles Gounod (5:54) -- Ave Maria : op. 52, 6 / Franz Schubert (6:04) -- Panis angelicus / César Franck (4:07) -- O divine Redeemer = (Repentir) / Charles Gounod (6:15) -- The Holy City / Stephen Adams (6:18) -- Amazing grace / anon. (3:18) -- Greensleeves : What Child is this? / anon. (3:49) -- Let us break bread together / anon. (3:24) -- I...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Philips 1983

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD PM Norman 1981

Mahler, Gustav

Contents: Disc 1: Symphony no. 3 in D minor: Part I: 1st Movement: Kräftig. Entschieden (7:02) -- Langsam. Schwer (2:40) -- Tempo I (5:03) -- a tempo (6:09) -- Immer dasselbe Tempo (Marsch) (3:16) -- (Allegro moderato) (5:10) -- Tempo I (4:56) -- Part 2: 2nd Movement: Tempo di Menuetto. Sehr mäßig (3:05) -- a tempo (3:32) -- Ganz plötzlich gemächlich. Tempo di Menuetto. (2:51) -- 3rd movement: Comodo....

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Deutsche Grammophon 1982

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL MAH

Beethoven, Ludwig van

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: London 1995

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL BEE

Contents: In the great gettin up morning -- Sinner, please don't let this harvest pass -- Over my head ; Lil' David -- Oh, what a beautiful city -- Lord, how come me here -- I believe I'll go back home ; Lordy, won't you help me -- Ride on, King Jesus -- Swing low, sweet chariot -- You can tell the world -- Scandalize my name -- Great day -- Oh, glory -- Calvary ; They crucified my Lord -- Talk about a...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Deutsche Grammophon 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL SPI

Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich

Contents: Eugene Onegin. Polonaise -- SGerGenade mGelancolique : op. 26 -- Valse scherzo : op. 34 -- Chansons fran=caises, op. 65, for voice and piano. No. 1, SGerGenade ; No. 6, Rondel -- Variations on a rococo theme : op. 33 -- Jeanne d'Arc : La pucelle d'OrlGeans. Adieu, forpets = The maid of OrlGeans -- 1812 overture : op. 49 = Ouverture solennelle (with Leningrad Military Orchestra).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: RCA Victor Red Seal 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL Tchai