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North American Works Directory Listing
John Brown
Kirke Mechem
Kirke Mechem
Kristine McIntyre (Director)
Ward Holmquist (Conductor)
Mary Traylor (Costume Designer)
R. Keith Brumley (Set Designer)
James Maddalena (John Brown)
Donnie Ray Albert (Frederick Douglass)
David Gagnon (J. E. B. Stuart)
Patrick Miller (Oliver Brown)
Jennifer Aylmer (Martha Barber)
May 03, 2008
Lyric Opera of Kansas City
The piece is based on the life of famed abolitionist John Brown. It explores the major role that Brown played in the fight to determine if Kansas would enter the Union as a free or slave state.
John Brown (bar)
Oliver Brown (t)
Martha Barbe (s)
Frederick Douglass (bbar)
Lt. J.E.B. Stuart (t)
Governor Shannon (b)
Governor Wise (b)
Charles Robinson (b) Amos Lawrence (b)
Daniel (bbar)
Slave (bbar)
Annie Brown (mz)
Owen Brown (bar)
Ralph Waldo Emerson (bbar)
Gallagher (bbar)
Sheriff Jones (t)
James Doyle (t)
Tom Barber (bar)
Henry Thoreau (bar)
Dangerfield Newby (t)
Harriett Newby (s)
Messenger (t)
Mrs. Thoreau (s)
First Settler (t)
Second Settler (bbar)
Officer (t)
Hostage (bbar)
Mrs. Emerson (mute) Sherman Brothers (mute) Jason (mute)
Paul Horsley, Kansas City Star, 04/05/2008; Wes Blomster, Opera Today, 12/05/08
02:07
3
SATB, TBB (AMGA minimum 40)
3 fl, 2 ob, 3 cl, 2 bsn - 4 hrn, 3 tpt, 3 tbn, 1 tba - timp, 2 perc - hp - str
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The Opera Fund Awardee Information
2002 Partnership Consortium
JOHN BROWN
Lyric Opera of Kansas City
2006 Repertoire Development
John Brown
Lyric Opera of Kansas City
Audio Visual Materials

From left to right: James Maddalena, Patrick Miller, Jennifer Aylmer, Donnie Ray Albert
Courtesy of: Lyric Opera Kansas City; Photo credit: Douglas Hamer

From left to right: James Maddalena, Donnie Ray Albert
Courtesy of: Lyric Opera Kansas City; Photo credit: Douglas Hamer

From left to right: Vanessa Thomas
Courtesy of: Lyric Opera Kansas City; Photo credit: Douglas Hamer

From left to right: James Maddalena, Patrick Miller
Courtesy of: Lyric Opera Kansas City; Photo credit: Douglas Hamer

From left to right: Patrick Miller, Jennifer Alymer
Courtesy of: Lyric Opera Kansas City; Photo credit: Douglas Hamer
Schedule of Performances Listings
John Brown (Mechem)
Saturday, May 03, 2008 - Lyric Opera of Kansas City

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