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Doctor Atomic : opera in two acts

Title
Doctor Atomic : radio broadcast, 2009-01-17 [sound recording] : opera in two acts / music by John Adams ; libretto by Peter Sellars, adapted from original sources.
Author
Adams, John, 1947-
Publication
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c2009.

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Additional Authors
  • Sellars, Peter.
  • Juntwait, Margaret.
  • Siff, Ira.
  • Finley, Gerald, 1960-
  • Cooke, Sasha.
  • Owens, Eric.
  • Arwady, Meredith.
  • Fink, Richard Paul.
  • Glenn, Thomas.
  • Patriarco, Earle, 1965-
  • Honeywell, Roger.
  • Gilbert, Alan, 1967-
  • Heath, Mary Joanne Renner, 1954-
  • Park, Elena.
  • Rhodes, Richard, 1937-
  • Bederson, Benjamin.
  • Grey, Mark.
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) prf
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) dnr NN-RHA
  • Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast collection.
Description
3 sound discs : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Series Statement
  • Metropolitan Opera Saturday matinée broadcasts
  • Toll Brothers--Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 17, 2009
Uniform Title
  • Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
  • Metropolitan Opera Saturday matinée broadcasts.
  • Toll Brothers--Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 17, 2009.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Live sound recordings.
Note
  • Compact discs.
  • House program on file in Music Division.
Indexed In (note)
  • Opera news
Performer (note)
  • Gerald Finley (J. Robert Oppenheimer) ; Sasha Cooke (Kitty Oppenheimer) ; Eric Owens (Gen. Leslie Groves) ; Meredith Arwady (Pasqualita) ; Richard Paul Fink (Edward Teller) ; Thomas Glenn (Robert Wilson) ; Earle Patriarco (Frank Hubbard) ; Roger Honeywell (Capt. James Nolan) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Alan Gilbert, conductor ; Margaret Juntwait, broadcast announcer.
Event (note)
  • Recorded live at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Nov. 8, 2008; taped for broadcast Jan. 17, 2009.
Source (note)
  • Metropolitan Opera;
Language (note)
  • Sung in English.
Contents
CD 1. Introduction and synopsis of act 1 (Margaret Juntwait and Ira Siff) ; Act 1 [beginning] -- CD 2. Act 1 [conclusion] ; Met Cameo (Mary Jo Heath interviews Gerald Finley) ; feature on John Adams by Elena Park (including commentary by Adams) ; feature on J. Robert Oppenheimer by Mary Jo Heath (including commentary by Benjamin Bederson and Richard Rhodes) ; Met Cameo (Mary Jo Heath interviews Mark Grey) ; synopsis of act 2 and commentary (Juntwait and Siff) ; Act 2 [beginning] -- CD 3. Act 2 [conclusion] ; closing remarks (Juntwait and Siff).
Call Number
*LDC 47782
OCLC
547597663
Author
Adams, John, 1947-
Title
Doctor Atomic : radio broadcast, 2009-01-17 [sound recording] : opera in two acts / music by John Adams ; libretto by Peter Sellars, adapted from original sources.
Imprint
[New York, NY] : Metropolitan Opera, c2009.
Series
Metropolitan Opera Saturday matinée broadcasts
Toll Brothers--Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 17, 2009
Metropolitan Opera Saturday matinée broadcasts.
Toll Brothers--Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network ; [broadcast of] Jan. 17, 2009.
Cast
Gerald Finley (J. Robert Oppenheimer) ; Sasha Cooke (Kitty Oppenheimer) ; Eric Owens (Gen. Leslie Groves) ; Meredith Arwady (Pasqualita) ; Richard Paul Fink (Edward Teller) ; Thomas Glenn (Robert Wilson) ; Earle Patriarco (Frank Hubbard) ; Roger Honeywell (Capt. James Nolan) ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Alan Gilbert, conductor ; Margaret Juntwait, broadcast announcer.
Indexed In:
Opera news, v. 73, no. 7 (Jan. 2009).
Event
Recorded live at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Nov. 8, 2008; taped for broadcast Jan. 17, 2009.
Language
Sung in English.
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Added Author
Sellars, Peter. Librettist
Juntwait, Margaret. Commentator
Siff, Ira. Commentator
Finley, Gerald, 1960- Performer. Interviewee
Cooke, Sasha. Performer
Owens, Eric. Performer
Arwady, Meredith. Performer
Fink, Richard Paul. Performer
Glenn, Thomas. Performer
Patriarco, Earle, 1965- Performer
Honeywell, Roger. Performer
Gilbert, Alan, 1967- Conductor
Heath, Mary Joanne Renner, 1954- Commentator
Park, Elena. Commentator
Rhodes, Richard, 1937- Commentator
Bederson, Benjamin. Commentator
Grey, Mark. Interviewee
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Performer
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) Donor NN-RHA
Added Title
Metropolitan Opera Broadcast (Radio program)
Research Call Number
*LDC 47782
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