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Toussaint before the spirits [sound recording] / Elena Ruehr ; Madison Smartt Bell and Elizabeth Spires, libretto.

Ruehr, Elena. (Composer). Bell, Madison Smartt. (Librettist). Spires, Elizabeth. (Librettist). Rose, Gil. (Conductor). Salters, Stephen. (Performer). Diggs, Ramone. (Performer). Buchanan, Alison, 1969- (Performer). Hite, William. (Performer). Bell, Madison Smartt. All souls' rising. (Added Author). Bell, Madison Smartt. Master of the crossroads. (Added Author). Boston Modern Orchestra Project. (Performer). Opera Boston. (Performer). Opera Unlimited. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library CD 45847 37684001104467 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (49 min., 36 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : ARSIS : ℗2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on excerpts from the novels All souls' rising and Master of the crossroads, by Madison Smartt Bell.
Accompanying booklet (22 p.) includes synopsis, program notes by the composer, libretto, and notes on the performers.
Compact disc.
Participant or Performer Note:
Stephen Salters, baritone ; Ramone Diggs, tenor ; Alison Buchanan, soprano ; William Hite, tenor ; Opera Boston ; Boston Modern Orchestra Project ; Gil Rose, conductor.
Subject: Toussaint Louverture, 1743-1803 > Drama.
Haiti > History > Revolution, 1791-1804 > Drama.
Slave insurrections > Haiti > Drama.
Genre: Drama.

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