Annotation

Recorded December 2000 at Le Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris. Additional recording January 2001 at The Plant Recording Studios, Sausalito, CA.

Annotation last modified on 2015-04-05 06:55 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: Part One
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 El Niño: Part One. I Sing of a Maiden
John Adams 6:20
2 El Niño: Part One. Hail, Mary, Gracious!
John Adams 4:48
3 El Niño: Part One. La Anunciación
John Adams 9:35
4 El Niño: Part One. For With God No Thing Shall Be Impossible
John Adams 1:16
5 El Niño: Part One. The Babe Leaped in Her Womb
John Adams 3:30
6 El Niño: Part One. Magnificat
John Adams 3:23
7 El Niño: Part One. Now She Was Sixteen Years Old
John Adams 3:20
8 El Niño: Part One. Joseph's Dream
John Adams 4:32
9 El Niño: Part One. Shake the Heavens
John Adams 5:54
10 El Niño: Part One. Se Habla de Gabriel
John Adams 8:26
11 El Niño: Part One. The Christmas Star
John Adams 6:46
CD 2: Part Two
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 El Niño: Part Two. Pues Mi Dios Ha Nacido a Penar
John Adams 4:35
2 El Niño: Part Two. When Herod Heard
John Adams 2:28
3 El Niño: Part Two. Woe Unto Them That Call Evil Good
John Adams 4:22
4 El Niño: Part Two. And the Star Went Before Them
John Adams 2:26
5 El Niño: Part Two. The Three Kings
John Adams 5:25
6 El Niño: Part Two. And When They Were Departed
John Adams 1:12
7 El Niño: Part Two. Dawn Air
John Adams 4:23
8 El Niño: Part Two. And He Slew All the Children
John Adams 1:43
9 El Niño: Part Two. Memorial de Tlatelolco
John Adams 9:13
10 El Niño: Part Two. In the Day of the Great Slaughter
John Adams 3:21
11 El Niño: Part Two. Pues Está Tiritando
John Adams 3:35
12 El Niño: Part Two. Jesus and the Dragons
John Adams 2:50
13 El Niño: Part Two. A Palm Tree
John Adams 7:58

Credits

CD 1: Part One

conductor:
Kent Nagano (2000-12) (tracks 1–11)
orchestra:
Deutsches Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (2000-12) (tracks 1–11)
recorded at:
Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, Île-de-France, France (2000-12) (tracks 1–11)

CD 2: Part Two

conductor:
Kent Nagano (2000-12) (tracks 1–13)
orchestra:
Deutsches Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (2000-12) (tracks 1–13)
recorded at:
Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, Île-de-France, France (2000-12) (tracks 1–13)

Release

baritone vocals: Willard White
choir vocals: London Voices
La Maîtrise de Paris
chorus master: Terry Edwards (British choir director)
Patrick Marco
conductor: Kent Nagano
countertenor vocals: Theatre of Voices
mezzo-soprano vocals: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson
orchestra: Deutsches Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993)
soprano vocals: Dawn Upshaw
ASIN: US: B00005NHNU [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/811515 [info]