Opera in three acts, six scenes
Libretto by the composer, based on the novel by John Steinbeck (E)
S,4T,2Bar; male chorus 2(II=picc).2(II=corA).2(II=corA).2(II=bcl).2-188.8.131.52-timp.perc(3):vib/glsp/xyl/tgl/tamb/gong/SD/BD/TD/susp.cym/crash cym/whip-harp-cel-strings Reduced orchestration by Jim Medvitz: 1(=picc).1(=corA).1(=bcl).1-184.108.40.206-timp.perc(2):vib/glsp/xyl/tgl/tamb/gong/SD/BD/TD/susp.cym/crash cym/whip-cel-harp-strings
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Seattle Opera House, Seattle, Washington
Frank Corsaro, director / Seattle Opera / Anton Coppola