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The death of Klinghoffer : discussions with John Adams.

Author/creator Adams, John, 1947-
Format Audio (CD) and Spoken Word Recording
Publication InfoNew York : Elektra Nonesuch, ©1992.
Description1 audio disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Included WorkAdams, John, 1947- Deathof Klinghoffer. Selections.
Included WorkNagano, Kent, 1951- conductor.
Other author/creatorLondon Voices performer.
Other author/creatorOpéra de Lyon. Orchestre performer.
Contents Making opera relevant -- The story of "The death of Klinghoffer" -- Composing the opera -- Day chorus -- Aria of the falling body -- Desert chorus -- Chorus of exiled Palestinians.
Abstract Composer John Adams comments on his opera "The death of Klinghoffer in three, ten-minute segments produced especially for broadcast. Illustrated with music from the Elektra Nonesuch recording, these discussions reveal Adams' insights into the opera, its story and its impact.
General noteCompact disc.
General noteProgram notes inserted in container.
General noteMusical excerpts taken from "The death of Klinghoffer", Elektra Nonesuch recording #79281.
Performer Featuring the English Opera Chorus ; Orchestra of the Opéra de Lyon ; Kent Nagano, conductor.
Publisher numberPRCD 8694 Elektra Nonesuch

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