Doctor Atomic : opera in two acts / John Adams ; libretto by Peter Sellars drawn from original sources.
Opera set in 1945 in Los Alamos, New Mexico, when the stress and anxiety experienced by key players in the Manhattan Project (Robert & Kitty Oppenheimer, General Leslie Groves, et al.) in preparing for the Trinity test (of the first atomic bomb) was climbing. Much of the text of the libretto is...
|Format:||Musical Score Book|
[New York] : Milwaukee, WI :
Hendon Music : Boosey & Hawkes ; distributed by Hal Leonard,
|Edition:||Full score, Archive edition.|
|Uniform Title:||Doctor Atomic|