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Work: Adagio for Strings, Op.11

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ComposerBarber, Samuel (1910-1981)
Period20th century
Work typeOrchestral
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BristolMixtape: Transatlantic Resonance

Purcell, Shaw, Barber, Bartók, Britten, Burrell
English String Orchestra; Zoë Beyers

HerefordEnglish Symphony Orchestra: American Rhapsody

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LondonAmerican & Canadian Sounds – Concert 2

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GijónCuarteto Quiroga

Barber, Schubert, Shostakovich
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GranadaAmérica, América

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Joven Academia Instrumental de la OCG; Joseph Swensen; Adam Golka
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