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Author Ashley, Robert.

Title Improvement [sound recording] / [music and libretto by] Robert Ashley.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Elektra Nonesuch, p1992.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    B ASHL IMP A89CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs (89 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note "An opera for television"--Container.
Episode 1 in a quartet of operas for television entitled: Now Eleanor's idea.
Subtitle on container: Don leaves Linda.
Compact discs.
Program notes, synopsis, and libretto ([40] p.) laid in container.
Cast Jacqueline Humbert (Linda) ; Thomas Buckner (Don, Mr. Payne, Linda's companion) ; Joan La Barbara (Now Eleanor) ; Sam Ashley (Junior, Jr.) ; Adam Klein (The Doctor) ; Amy X Neuburg (Mr. Payne's mother) ; the composer, narrator.
Event "Voices were recorded at the Center for Contemporary Music, Mills College, Oakland, California."
Subject Television operas.
Added Author Humbert, Jacqueline. voc
Buckner, Thomas. voc 1941-
La Barbara, Joan, 1947- voc
Ashley, Sam. voc
Klein, Adam. voc 1960-
Neuburg, Amy X. voc 1962-
Ashley, Robert. Narrator.
Added Title Don leaves Linda.
Now Eleanor's idea. Improvement
Standard No. 7559792892
Music No. 79289-2 Elektra Nonesuch

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