The Resource The perfect American : an opera, [music by] Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer, (sound recording)

The perfect American : an opera, [music by] Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer, (sound recording)

Label
The perfect American : an opera
Title
The perfect American
Title remainder
an opera
Statement of responsibility
[music by] Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Librettist
Production company
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The last days of the American icon Walt Disney form a powerful and poignant subject for Philip Glass's latest opera
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
EXR
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glass, Philip
Credits note
Album produced by Don Christensen and Richard Guerin
Date of event
2013 February
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
LC call number
M1500.G53
LC item number
P47 2016
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded live performance at the
PerformerNote
Christopher Purves (Walt Disney) ; David Pittsinger (Roy Disney) ; Donald Kaasch (Dantine) ; Janis Kelly (Hazel Disney) ; Marie McLaughlin (Lillian Disney) ; Sarah Tynan (Sharon) ; Nazan Fikret (Diane) ; Rosie Lomas (Lucy/Josh) ; Zachary James (Abraham Lincoln/Funerary worker) ; John Easterlin (Andy Warhol) ; Juan Noval-Moro (Chuck/Doctor) ; Beatriz de Gálvez (Secretary) ; Noelia Buñuel (Nurse) ; Chorus and Orchestra of Teatro Real Madrid ; conducted by Dennis Russell Davies ; chorus master, Andrés Máspero
Place of event
Teatro Real, Madrid,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1954-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wurlitzer, Rudolph
  • Davies, Dennis Russell
  • Máspero, Andrés
  • Purves, Christopher
  • Pittsinger, David
  • Kaasch, Donald
  • Kelly, Janis
  • McLaughlin, Marie
  • Tynan, Sarah
  • Fikret, Nazan
  • Lomas, Rosie
  • James, Zachary
  • Easterlin, John
  • Gálvez, Beatriz de
  • Buñuel, Noelia
  • Jungk, Peter Stephan
  • Glass, Philip
  • Teatro Real (Madrid, Spain)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disney, Walt
  • Operas
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The perfect American : an opera, [music by] Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • "World premiere, February, 2013"--Container
  • Adapted from the novel The Perfect American by Peter Stephan Jungk
  • Booklet with libretto in English (25 pages ; 12 cm) in container
  • Compact disc
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (10:26)
  • Scene 4
  • (6:29)
  • Scene 5
  • (10:32)
  • Disc 2, Act Two.
  • Scene 1
  • (4:38)
  • Scene 2
  • (13;06)
  • Disc 1, Act One.
  • Scene 3
  • (5:44)
  • Scene 4
  • (4:34)
  • Scene 5
  • (6:00)
  • Scene 6
  • (7:40)
  • Epilogue
  • (2:31)
  • Prologue
  • (4:46)
  • Scene 1
  • (13:40)
  • Scene 2
  • (13:25)
  • Scene 3
Control code
ocn947006826
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdacarrier
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
801837010220
Other physical details
digital, CD audio, stereo
Publisher number
0102
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)947006826
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The perfect American : an opera, [music by] Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • "World premiere, February, 2013"--Container
  • Adapted from the novel The Perfect American by Peter Stephan Jungk
  • Booklet with libretto in English (25 pages ; 12 cm) in container
  • Compact disc
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (10:26)
  • Scene 4
  • (6:29)
  • Scene 5
  • (10:32)
  • Disc 2, Act Two.
  • Scene 1
  • (4:38)
  • Scene 2
  • (13;06)
  • Disc 1, Act One.
  • Scene 3
  • (5:44)
  • Scene 4
  • (4:34)
  • Scene 5
  • (6:00)
  • Scene 6
  • (7:40)
  • Epilogue
  • (2:31)
  • Prologue
  • (4:46)
  • Scene 1
  • (13:40)
  • Scene 2
  • (13:25)
  • Scene 3
Control code
ocn947006826
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdacarrier
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
801837010220
Other physical details
digital, CD audio, stereo
Publisher number
0102
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)947006826
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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