An opera in two acts on a libretto by Peter Sellars. Commissioned by the San Francisco Opera. The opera tells the story of the Manhattan Project and Robert Oppenheimer. With a cast of characters, index of scenes, and instrumentation list. Custom print edition, limited availability.
In one movement. Dedicated to David Robertson. Jointly commissioned by Carnegie Hall Corporation, the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, and BBC Radio 3. Premiered in London, August 2007 by the BBC Symphony Orchestra. The music is based on the opera of the same name. Archive edition.
The complete full score to this opera about Dr. Robert J. Oppenheimer and the Manhattan Project, on a libretto by Peter Sellars. Commissioned by the San Francisco Opera. Dedicated to Bob Hurwitz. Archive edition.
Adams' opera about Robert Oppenheimer features Gerald Finley, Jessica Rivera, Eric Owens, Richard Paul Fink, and others. With the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra.
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, David Robertson, conductor. Also includes: Guide to Strange Places.
Performers: Richard Paul Fink, Gerald Finley, Thomas Glenn, Sarah Cooke, Eric Owens.
This documentary tells the story of the creation of Adams' opera, and the historic events which inspired it.
The Royal Scottish National Orchestra performs the music of Adams. Conducted by Peter Oundjian. SACD.
This aria from the opera by Adams is sung by the character of Kitty. Libretto by Peter Sellars. Archive edition.