The Resource I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky, music by John Adams ; libretto by June Jordan, (sound recording)

I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky, music by John Adams ; libretto by June Jordan, (sound recording)

Label
I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky
Title
I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky
Statement of responsibility
music by John Adams ; libretto by June Jordan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
JRZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, John
Date time place
Recorded Dec. 1996, Arabian Studiot, Helsinki, Finland; additional recorded May 1997, Avatar Studios, New York City
Dewey number
782.1
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1500.A33
LC item number
I93 1998
PerformerNote
Darius de Haas, Marin Mazzie, Audra McDonald, Michael McElroy, Richard Muenz, Angela Teek, Welly Yang ; vocal direction by Grant Gershon ; various instrumentalists ; John Adams, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-2002
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jordan, June
  • De Haas, Darius
  • Mazzie, Marin
  • McDonald, Audra
  • McElroy, Michael
  • Muenz, Richard
  • Teek, Angela
  • Yang, Welly
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Label
I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky, music by John Adams ; libretto by June Jordan, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera, based on the 1994 Northridge, California earthquake
  • Program notes by the composer, and libretto inserted in container
Accompanying material
libretto (55 p. : ill. ; 13 x 14 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (69 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Set includes: 1 compact disc, 1 pamphlet.
Other control number
075597947328
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
79473-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm40393465
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky, music by John Adams ; libretto by June Jordan, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera, based on the 1994 Northridge, California earthquake
  • Program notes by the composer, and libretto inserted in container
Accompanying material
libretto (55 p. : ill. ; 13 x 14 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (69 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Set includes: 1 compact disc, 1 pamphlet.
Other control number
075597947328
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
79473-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm40393465
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Subject

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