2 CD / Nonesuch / 2008-10-07Works: John Adams: Harmonielehre; Shaker Loops; Harmonium; Nixon in China; Chamber Symphony; Gnarly Buttons; Hoodoo Zephyr; Death of Klinghoffer; I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky; Concert...
Performers: Collins, Michael [Conductor/Clarinet]; Hammons, Thomas; Kantonen, Seppo; Karvonen, Jari-Pekka; Kremer, Gidon; Kusama, Astri; Maddalena, James; McDonald, Audra; McElroy, Michael; Murto, Janne; Mutru, ...
Conductors: De Waart, Edo; Adams, John [Composer]; Nagano, Kent; Salonen, Esa-Pekka
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra; Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra; Lyon Opera Orchestra; Theatre of Voices
"It doesn't hurt that Adams has an exclusive contract with Nonesuch to release the first recording of each work, and most of the performances here...continue...
2 CD / Nonesuch / 2008-09-23Works: John Adams: A Flowering Tree
Performers: Adams, John [Composer]; Owens, Eric [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Rivera, Jessica [Soprano Vocal]; Thomas, Russell
Conductors: Adams, John [Composer]
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Schola Cantorum de Venezuela
The performances on this 2 disc set, which includes extensive liner notes and the complete libretto, were recorded at the Barbican Center London, in August...continue...