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Author Hwang, Jason.

Title The floating box [sound recording] : a story in Chinatown : a chamber opera / music by Jason Kao Hwang ; librettist, Catherine Filloux.

Imprint New York, NY : New World Records, p2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    B HWAN FB R26CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs (103 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 014300
Note Compact discs.
Biographical notes by Ellie M. Hisama, program notes by the composer and librettist, synopsis, and libretto (63 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Performer Sandia Ang, soprano ; Ryu-Kyung Kim, mezzo-soprano ; Zheng Zhou, baritone ; additional vocalists and instrumentalists on pipa, vibraphone/percussion, piccolo/flute/alto flute, accordion, B-flat clarinet/bass clarinet, percussion, violoncello, gaohu/erhu/zhonghu ; Juan Carlos Rivas, conductor.
Event Recorded Oct. 30, 2001, at Avatar Studios.
Subject Operas.
Chinese Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Chinese American families -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Added Author Filloux, Catherine. Librettist.
Ang, Sandia. Performer.
Kim, Ryu-Kyung. Performer.
Zhou, Zheng, (Baritone. Performer.
Rivas, Juan Carlos. Conductor.
Recorded Anthology of American Music, Inc.
Note At head of title: Story in Chinatown
Standard No. 093228062622
Music No. 80626-2 New World Records

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