Prologue to a tango

John Weinzweig
Composition Date: 2003
Duration: 00:17:32


Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 1 x Soprano
  • 4 x Violin


  • Call Number:
  • AR2990
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • June 22, 2012
  • Type:
  • Sound recording, archival
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 streaming audio file ; (17:32)
    This is a streaming audio track, part of the CentreStreams project. CentreStreams is made possible through the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage, the Audio-Visual Preservation Trust of Canada and CBC Radio 2.
    Ceci est une piste de son en continu, du projet Musiflots. Musiflots a été mis sur pied grâce au soutien du ministère du Patrimoine canadien, du Trust pour la préservation de l'audiovisuel et de CBC Radio 2.
  • Additional Information:
  • For soprano and four violins.

    Performers: Jean Stillwell, soprano; Fukiko Imajishi, Annalee Patipatanakoon, Jee-won Kim, Jennifer Thompson, violins,

    From a performance 23 March 2003 in Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto, part of a concert presented by New Music Concerts and broadcast on TWO NEW HOURS, CBC Radio Two. Host Larry Lake shares words with Weinzweig at the start; the work begins at 3:42, following the comments.

    Additional People:
    Annalee Patipatanakoon
    Fujiko Imajishi
    Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
    Glenn Gould Studio
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