Adams: Doctor Atomic / Finley, Gilbert / Met Hd
Label: SONY CLASSICAL
Sasha Cooke, Meredith Arwady, Gerald Finley, Eric Owens, Richard Paul Fink, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus: Metropolitan Opera Chorus, Alan Gilbert
John Adams: Doctor Atomic
John Adams’s contemporary masterpiece explores a momentous episode of modern history: the creation of the first atomic bomb. Director Penny Woolcock made her Met debut with this gripping story that changed the course of history. Baritone Gerald Finley plays J. Robert Oppenheimer, the title character.