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Author Adams, John, 1947- composer, conductor.

Title Doctor Atomic : opera in two acts / John Adams ; libretto by Peter Sellars drawn from original sources.

Publication Info. New York : Nonesuch, [2018]

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Talbott Media  CD 23180  Booklet    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Talbott Media  CD 23180  Act I    Available  ---
 Talbott Media  CD 23180  Act II    Available  ---
Description 2 audio discs : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical
audio file
CD audio
Language Sung in English.
Note Title from disc labels.
Performer Gerald Finley (Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer) ; Julia Bullock (Kitty Oppenheimer) ; Brindley Sherratt (Edward Teller) ; Andrew Staples (Robert Wilson) ; Jennifer Johnston (Pasqualita) ; Aubrey Allicock (General Leslie Groves) ; Marcus Farnsworth (Frank Hubbard) ; Samuel Sakker (Captain James Nolan) ; BBC Singers ; BBC Symphony Orchestra ; John Adams, conductor.
Event Recorded 2017 April 18-25 BBC Maida Vale Studios or Barbican Centre, London.
Note Includes program notes by Mark Swed, synopsis and libretto in English (64 unnumbered pages : portraits) laid in container.
Subject Operas.
Manhattan Project (U.S.) -- Drama.
Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 -- Drama.
Operas -- Librettos.
Genre/Form Operas.
Added Author Sellars, Peter, librettist.
Finley, Gerald, 1960- singer.
Bullock, Julia, singer.
Sherratt, Brindley, singer.
Staples, Andrew, singer.
Johnston, Jennifer (Contralto), singer.
Allicock, Aubrey, singer.
Farnsworth, Marcus, singer.
Sakker, Samuel, singer.
Swed, Mark, writer of added commentary.
Container of (work): Adams, John, 1947- Doctor Atomic.
Container of (work): Sellars, Peter. Doctor Atomic.
BBC Singers, singer.
BBC Symphony Orchestra, instrumentalist.
Added Title Dr. Atomic
ISBN 9786317361577
Standard No. 075597931075
Music No. 7559-79310-7 Nonesuch