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Author Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- composer, translator.

Title Ainadamar / Osvaldo Golijov.

Publication Info. New York : Deutsche Grammophon, [2006]

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Description 1 audio disc (79 min., 59 sec.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011659
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
plastic metal
Description digital
1.4 m/s
audio file
CD audio
Note Opera in 3 images; libretto by David Henry Hwang, translated into Spanish by Osvaldo Golijov.
First performance: Tanglewood festival, August 10, 2003--Booklet, page 4.
First performance of the revised version: Snta Fe Opera, July 30, 2005--Booklet, page 4.
Language Sung in Spanish.
Performer Dawn Upshaw (Margarita) ; Kelley O'Connor (Federico García Lorca) ; Jessica Rivera (Nuria) ; Jesús Montoya (Ruiz Alonso) ; Eduardo Chama (José Tripaldi) ; Sean Mayer (Maestro) ; Robb Asklof (Torero) ; Anne-Carolyn Bird, Sindhu Chandrasekaran (Voices of the fountain) ; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra ; Women of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus ; Robert Spano, conductor.
Event Recorded 2005 November Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta.
Note Program notes by Alex Ross and synopsis by Peter Sellars in English, and libretto in Spanish and English (30 pages : illustrations) inserted in container.
Summary A stirring tale of political and artistic courage. Dawn Upshaw sings the role created for her as she reminisces about the martyred Spanish writer Federico Garcia Lorca in a series of flamenco-drenched dream-like flashbacks.
Subject García Lorca, Federico, 1898-1936 -- Drama.
Operas -- Librettos.
García Lorca, Federico, 1898-1936.
García Lorca, Federico, 1898-1936.
Genre/Form Operas.
Added Author Hwang, David Henry, 1957- librettist.
Upshaw, Dawn, singer.
Rivera, Jessica (Soprano), singer.
Bird, Anne Carolyn, singer.
Chandrasekaran, Sindhu, singer.
O'Connor, Kelley, singer.
Mayer, Sean, singer.
Asklof, Robb, singer.
Montoya, Jesús (Baritone), singer.
Chama, José Eduardo, singer.
Spano, Robert, conductor.
Ross, Alex, 1968- writer of added commentary.
Container of (work): Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- Ainadamar.
Container of (work): Hwang, David Henry, 1957- Ainadamar.
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, instrumentalist.
Atlanta Symphony Chorus, singer.
Note Parallel title on container: Fountain of tears
Standard No. 028947761655
Music No. B0006429-02 Deutsche Grammophon