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John Adams - Nixon in China (1988) CD 41 tracks, 144:30
Genre Opera
Label Nonesuch
Cat. Number 9 79177
Conductor Edo de Waart
Orchestra Orchestra of St. Luke's
Index 4
Collection Status In Collection
Track List
Nixon in China: Disc 1 62:48
01 Act I, Scene I: (Beginning) Play 02:53
02 "Soldiers of heaven hold the sky" Play 02:48
03 "The people are the heroes now" Play 02:49
04 Landing of the Spirit of '76 Play 02:22
05 "Your flight was smooth, I hope?" Play 01:19
06 "News has a kind of mystery:" Play 07:03
07 Act I, Scene II: (Beginning) Play 04:05
08 "You know we'll meet with your confrere/The Democratic candidate/If he should win." Play 02:22
09 "You've said that there's a certain well-known tree" Play 02:44
10 "Founders come first, then profiteers." Play 06:52
11 "We no longer need Confucius." Play 03:03
12 "Like the Ming Tombs." Play 05:17
13 Act I, Scene III: (Beginning) Play 06:13
14 "Ladies and gentlemen, Comrades and friends," Play 06:37
15 "Mr Premier, distinguished guests," Play 02:36
16 Cheers Play 03:45
Nixon in China: Disc 1 49:02
01 Act 2, Scene 1: (Beginning) Play 03:34
02 Look down at the earth Play 05:26
03 This is prophetic! Play 08:32
04 At last the weather's warming up Play 03:03
05 Act 2, Scene 2: (Beginning) Play 02:53
06 Oh what a day I thought I'd die! Play 04:47
07 Whip her to death! Play 02:29
08 Tropical storm Play 04:44
09 Flesh rebels Play 03:08
10 I have my brief Play 01:05
11 It seems so strange Play 02:51
12 I am the wife of Mao Tse-Tung Play 06:30
Nixon in China: Disc 3 32:40
01 Act 3: (Beginning) Play 01:10
02 Some men you cannot satisfy Play 03:17
03 I am no one Play 04:01
04 The Maos dance Play 02:00
05 Sitting around the radio Play 01:16
06 Let us examine what you did Play 02:43
07 When I woke up, I dimly realized the Jap bombers had given us a miss Play 01:20
08 I have no offspring Play 01:54
09 I can keep still Play 02:11
10 After that the sweat had soaked my uniform Play 02:28
11 Peking watches the stars Play 02:43
12 You won at poker Play 03:13
13 I am old and I cannot sleep Play 04:24
Musicians
Baritone James Maddalena
Baritone Sanford Sylvan
Bass Thomas Hammons
Tenor John Duykers
Soprano Carolann Page
Soprano Trudy Ellen Craney
Personal Details
Purchase Date 10/19/2002
Price
Rating 0
Location basement
Details
UPC (Barcode) 075597917727
Spars DDD
Sound Stereo