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Author Adams, John, 1947-

Title El Niño [sound recording] / John Adams.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Nonesuch, p2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    C ADAMS NIN N34CD    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    C ADAMS NIN N34CD    Available
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD B ADAMS NIN U 34 Libretto    Available
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD B ADAMS NIN U 34 v.1-2    Available
Description 2 sound discs (112 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (74 p. : ill. ; 13 cm.)
Playing Time 015200
Note Nativity oratorio in 2 parts.
Libretto adapted from various sources.
Ed. recorded: Hendon Music.
Compact disc.
Program notes, principally by Michael Steinberg, and libretto with English translation of the Spanish words (74 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Disc 1. I sing of a maiden ; Hail, Mary, gracious! ; La anunciacion ; For with God no thing shall be impossible ; The babe leaped in her womb ; Magnificat ; Now she was sixteen years old ; Joseph's dream ; Shake the heavens ; Se habla de Gabriel ; The Christmas star -- Disc 2. Pues mi dios ha nacido a penar ; When Herod heard ; Woe unto them that call evil good ; And the star went before them ; The three kings ; And when they were departed ; Dawn air ; And he slew all the children ; Memorial de Tlatelolco ; In the day of the great slaughter ; Pues esta tiritando ; Jesus and the dragons ; A palm tree.
Performer Dawn Upshaw, soprano ; Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, mezzo-soprano ; Willard White, baritone ; Theatre of Voices ; London Voices ; Maîtrise de Paris ; Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin ; Kent Nagano, conductor.
Event Recorded Dec. 2000, at the Théâtre du Chatelet, Paris.
Language Sung in English and Spanish.
Subject Oratorios.
Christmas music.
Added Author Upshaw, Dawn. Performer.
Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine, 1954-2006- Performer.
White, Willard. Performer.
Nagano, Kent, 1951- Conductor.
Theatre of Voices. Performer.
London Voices. Performer.
Maîtrise de Paris. Performer.
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin. Performer.
Standard No. 075597963427
Music No. 79634-2 Nonesuch

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