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North American Works Directory Listing
Beast and Superbeast
Jorge Martín
Andrew Joffe
Douglas Anderson, Conductor; Andrew Joffe, Director
Lisa Pierce, David Stoneman, Daniel Rawe, Jessica Marsten, Bethany Reeves, Keith Jameson, Lynn Norris, Gustavo Camps, Pamelia Phillips, Thoman L. Honnick, Leslie Churchill Ward
June 24, 1996
American Chamber Opera Company
Animals become agents intervening in human affairs and thus reveal our darker sides. The tone is satirical, witty, often comic, but with dark endings.
This is a set of four thematically connected one-act chamber operas including THE INTERLOPERS, SREDNI VASHTAR, THE MAPPINED LIFE, and TOBERMORY. Reviews are available. Productions of "Tobermory":1993 full production by the University of Oregon at Eugene, April; 1993 at Tulane University; 1994 by the American Chamber Opera Co. in NYC February (4 perfs.); 1997 Lake George Opera Festival, Timothy Lindbergh, mus. dir., Jonathon Field, dir. (3 perfs.); 2000 Boston U. Opera Institute, November (4 perfs.); 2008 Boston U. Opera Institute, October - November (4 perfs.)
Chamber orchestra: 11-13 players
Lyrical, chromatic tonality, through-composed, and in fluid "numbers"
Jorge Martín or Jay K. Hoffmann & Associates
P.O. Box 1040
Middlebury, VT 05753

136 E. 57th Street, #801
New York, NY 10022

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