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Around New York : John Adams.

Title
Around New York : radio broadcast [sound recording] : John Adams.
Publication
1995.

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Additional Authors
  • Schaefer, John
  • Adams, John, 1947-
  • Brancaccio, David
  • Nagano, Kent, 1951-
  • Jordan, June, 1936-2002
  • Gershon, Grant
  • Sellars, Peter
  • Ramsey, Kenna
  • Salguero, Sophia
  • Hopkins, Kaitlin
  • Opéra de Lyon. Chœur, performer.
  • Opéra de Lyon. Orchestre, performer.
  • WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
  • WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.), donor. NN-RHA
Description
1 sound disc (ca. 58 min.) : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
Host John Schaefer talks with composer John Adams, who is debuting his new musical-opera "I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky" (1995) at the John Jay Theater later that evening (7/10/1995). Selections from the show (June Jordan, libretto (lyrics) ; Grant Gershon, musical director ; Peter Sellars, director) are performed live with piano in the WNYC studio.
Uniform Title
Around New York (Radio program)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Classical music radio programs.
Note
  • Compact disc.
  • WNYC inventory no.: WNYC-ANYK-1995-07-10; Catalog: 19802.
Event (note)
  • Broadcast by WNYC (93.9 F. M./A. M. 820), New York, N. Y. on Jul. 10, 1995.
Source (note)
  • WNYC (Radio station : New York, N. Y.) ;
Contents
[No audio] (0:02) -- [Audio tone] (1:21) -- Around New York: Opening remarks (0:56) (John Schaefer, host) ; Night chorus (3:33) (from the 1992 recording of the opera The death of Klinghoffer (1991)) / J. Adams ; Interview with John Adams (5:54) (John Schaefer, host) ; Song about the bad boys and the news (6:49) (from the 1995 musical-opera, I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky) / J. Adams ; Commentary ; Interview with John Adams (8:14) (John Schaefer, host) ; Consuelo's dream (6:40) (from the 1995 musical-opera I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky) / J. Adams ; Interview with John Adams (1:15) (John Schaefer, host) -- "Marketplace" promo (0:31) (David Brancaccio, announcer) -- Around New York: Interview with John Adams (6:59) (John Schaefer, host) ; Alone again, or at last (4:35) (from the 1995 musical-opera I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky) / J. Adams ; Interview with John Adams (10:44) (John Schaefer, host) -- [No audio] (2:04)
Call Number
*LDC 52270
OCLC
780295805
Title
Around New York : radio broadcast [sound recording] : John Adams.
Imprint
1995.
Playing Time
005703
Performer
Lyon Opera Chorus [and Orchestra] (1st work) ; Kenna Ramsey (2nd, 4th works), Sophia Salguero (2nd-3rd works) and Kaitlin Hopkins (2nd work), vocals ; Grant Gershon, piano (2nd-4th works) ; Kent Nagano, conductor (1st work) ; David Brancaccio, announcer ; John Schaefer, host.
Event
Broadcast by WNYC (93.9 F. M./A. M. 820), New York, N. Y. on Jul. 10, 1995.
Source
Gift; WNYC (Radio station : New York, N. Y.) ; 2007 NN-RHA
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Added Author
Schaefer, John, host.
Adams, John, 1947- interviewee.
Brancaccio, David, commentator.
Nagano, Kent, 1951- conductor.
Jordan, June, 1936-2002, lyricist.
Gershon, Grant, conductor.
Sellars, Peter, director.
Ramsey, Kenna, performer.
Salguero, Sophia, performer.
Hopkins, Kaitlin, performer.
Gershon, Grant, performer.
Adams, John, 1947- Death of Klinghoffer (Opera) Night chorus.
Adams, John, 1947- I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky. Selections; arranged.
Opéra de Lyon. Chœur, performer.
Opéra de Lyon. Orchestre, performer.
WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
WNYC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.), donor. NN-RHA
Research Call Number
*LDC 52270
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