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Composed in the l980's, this is a refreshingly accessible major composition. The performance is magnificent, with Barbara Hendricks reading and singing the text adapted from the work of Lewis Carroll. The great Georg Solti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (for which the work was comissioned) rousingly, and the sound is first-rate.
Replaced my old Cassette...and it is even more astounding...how lamentable Barbara Hendricks is no longer with us.Published 7 months ago by R. Anderson
I first got to know this piece when it became popular in the 1980s. It is lush and Romantic. The singer does use a bullhorn a couple times, which gets to be a bit much, but... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Robert Ballinger
I was at the world premiere of this work, and it blew me away. Barbara Hendricks gave a tour de force performance! Read morePublished on August 22, 2013 by jswell
I bought it to hear my high school friend on accordion. But I didn't hear any. Sorry, but I found the voice overpowering.Published on April 13, 2013 by 3FingerBob