Carbon Copy Building
Composer: Michael Gordon
David Lang
Julia Wolfe
Bang on a Can
Librettist: Ben Katchor
Other Artistic Personnel: Bob McGrath (director)
Work Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/Default.aspx?TabId=2420&State_2874=2&workId_2874=28248
Premiere Date: September 09, 1999
Producing Company: Settembre Musica Festival
Description: Architects sometimes build two buildings from the same architectural plans. They refer to these as "Carbon Copy Buildings." Ben Katchor and composers Gordon, Lang, and Wolfe look at the lives of a pair of these "Carbon Copy Buildings" -- one stands on a wide, wealthy New York avenue and the other on a forgotten alley of a fringe neighborhood.
Character List (Major): 3 male voices, 1 female voice
Length: 01:15
Total Acts: 1
Orchestration: 4 players: sampler, percussion, clarinets, electric guitar
Contact: Red Poppy
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E-mail Address: pm@schirmer.com
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Composer Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/Default.aspx?TabId=2419&State_2872=2&composerId_2872=2727
Publisher Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com
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