Argento, Dominick : Miss Havisham's Wedding Night (1979)  30'


Opera monodrama in one act

Music Text

Libretto by John Olon-Scrymgeour, based on the character from 'Great Expectations' by Charles Dickens (E)



Scoring
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World Premiere
01/05/1981
Tyrone Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, Minnesota
H. Wesley Balk, director / Minnesota Opera / Philip Brunelle


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