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Author Adams, John, 1947- composer.

Title City noir ; Saxophone concerto / John Adams.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Nonesuch, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 South Windsor Public Library - Audio-Visual Materials  CD CLASSICAL ADAMS    Check Shelf
Description 1 audio disc (64 min.) : digital, CD audio, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 003600 002800
Description digital optical 1.4 m/s stereo rda
audio file CD audio rda
Concertos Symphonies lcsh
orchestra 1 lcmpt
alto saxophone 1 orchestra 1 lcmpt
Note The 1st work is "a symphony that may also be experienced as the soundtrack to an imagined noir film"--Insert, unnumbered page 4.
Title from disc label.
Performer Timothy McAllister, alto saxophone (2nd work) ; St. Louis Symphony ; David Robertson, conductor.
Credits Producer, Friedemann Engelbrecht ; recording engineer, Richard King.
Event 1st work recorded 2013 February 15-16 Powell Hall, St. Louis, Missouri.
2nd work recorded 2013 October 5-6 Powell Hall, St. Louis, Missouri.
Note Program and biographical notes (16 unnumbered pages : illustrations) inserted in container.
Contents City noir (2009, revised 2013). The city and its double ; The song is for you ; Boulevard night (36:00) -- Saxophone concerto (2013). Animato ; (cont'd.) Moderato ; Molto vivo (28:00).
Summary The Nonesuch Records release, comprised of the title piece by composer John Adams and the debut recording of his Saxophone Concerto. Both pieces are performed by the St. Louis Symphony led by Music Director David Robertson. Saxophonist Timothy McAllister is featured on both pieces.
Subject Symphonies.
Orchestral music.
Concertos (Saxophone)
Cities and towns -- Songs and music.
Film noir -- Songs and music.
Cities and towns. (OCoLC)fst00861748
Concertos (Saxophone) (OCoLC)fst00873770
Film noir. (OCoLC)fst00924273
Orchestral music. (OCoLC)fst01047289
Symphonies. (OCoLC)fst01140873
Genre/Form Music. (OCoLC)fst01423855
Added Author McAllister, Timothy, instrumentalist.
Robertson, David, 1958- conductor.
Container of (work): Adams, John, 1947- City noir.
Container of (work): Adams, John, 1947- Concertos, saxophone, orchestra.
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, performer.
Added Title Orchestra music. Selections
Saxophone concerto.
Standard No. 075597956443
Music No. 541356-2 Nonesuch
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