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libretto based on traditional Inuit legends by Mark Morris

premiere (first version): 12 November 1987, Margaret Greenham Theatre, Banff Center, Alberta, Canada

Susan Chilcott, Christian Fletcher, Banff studio ensemble c. composer p. librettist d. Rejean Labrie

Winner of the National American Opera Association Biennial Chamber Opera Competition 1988

premiere (revised version) 15 November 1988, Oberlin Conservatory, Ohio, USA 

Bonny McCathrie, Kenneth Tarver, Oberlin ensemble c. composer p&d. Judith Layng

UK premiere: Inaugural event of the ENO studio, Lilian Baylis Theatre, Sadlers Wells, March 1990

Susan Chilcott, Mike Henry, ENO studio ensemble c. David Parry p&d. Clare West

 

 

Details

Year:
1987
Category:
Music Theatre
Publisher:
BMIC / Composer
View Score
Minutes:
45
Total Number of Instruments:
8

Instrumentation

Baritone
2
Bass
1
Bass clarinet
1
Cello
1
Clarinet
1
Double bass
1
Flute
1
French horn
1
Other instrumentation
Percussion
1
Piano
1
Piccoloflute
1
Soprano
1
Tenor
3
Trumpet
1

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