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ADAMS: I was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky



Disc 1

Adams, John
Jordan, June, lyricist(s)

  I was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky
1.   Act I: I Was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky (Tutti) 00:08:21
2.   Act I: A Sermon on Romance (David, Leila) 00:03:09
3.   Act I: Leila's Song of the Wise Young Women (Leila, Consuelo) 00:04:55
4.   Act I: Solo in Sunlight (Dewain) 00:03:48
5.   Act I: Donde estas (Consuelo) 00:04:21
6.   Act I: Mike's Song about Arresting a Particular Individual (Mike) 00:03:29
7.   Act I: Tiffany's Solo (Tiffany) 00:04:47
8.   Act I: Song about the On Site Altercation (Dewain, Tiffany, Mike, Leila) 00:02:54
9.   Act I: Song about the Bad Boys and the News (Consuelo, Tiffany, Leila) 00:06:35
10.   Act I: Your Honor My Client, He's a Young Black Man (Rick, Tiffany, Leila) 00:05:42
11.   Act I: Consuelo's Dream (Consuelo) 00:06:10
12.   Act I: Rick's Cross - Examination of Tiffany and Mike (Rick, Mike, Tiffany) 00:04:12
13.   Act I: Song about Law School as the Natural Follow - up to Jail (Dewain, David) 00:04:50
14.   Act I: Leila's Solo: Alone (Again or at last) (Lelila) 00:04:39
15.   Act I: Song about the Sweet Majority Population of the World (David, Rick, Dewain, Mike) 00:04:44


Disc 2

Adams, John
Jordan, June, lyricist(s)

  I was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky
1.   Act II: Duet - 3 Weeks and Still I’m Outta My Mind (David, Leila) 00:05:06
2.   Act II: Earthquake Sounds 00:01:01
3.   Act II: Earthquake Music 00:03:07
4.   Act II: Crushed by the Rock I Been Standing On (David, Tiffany, Rick, Consuelo) 00:04:25
5.   Act II: Duet in the Middle of Terrible Duress (Mike, Tiffany, Rick) 00:11:29
6.   Act II: Dewain's Song of Liberation and Surprise (Dewain) 00:06:24
7.   Act II: Este Pais / This Country (Consuelo, Dewain) 00:04:33
8.   Act II: 1 Last Look at the Angel in Your Eyes (Consuelo, Dewain) 00:02:19
9.   Act II: Finale (Tutti) 00:04:58

Total Playing Time: 01:55:58






Composer(s):
Adams, John

Lyricist(s):
Jordan, June

Conductor(s):
Simon, Klaus

Orchestra(s):
Holst Sinfonietta

Artist(s):
Friedrich, Jeannette; Gardell, Lilith; Haas, Darius de; Holst, Jonas; Muhlpointner, Martina; Neisser, Markus Alexander; Trotman, Kimako Xavier

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Opera

Period: Contemporary

Catalogue No: 8.669003-04

Barcode: 730099690324

Physical Release: 10/2005

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