Clair de Lune
Composer: Libby Larsen
Librettist: Patricia Hample
Premiere Date: February 22, 1985
Producing Company: Arkansas Opera Theatre
Description: This opera is about a woman aviator in 1950s Kansas City, Kansas. Clair, the main character is haunted by memories and love of the past while trying to face the realities of the present.
Character List (Major): Clair, former aviatrix, now owner of a curio shop. Age about 50. (soprano)
Richard, former lover of Clair (who was his first love), just married to Kathleen. Age about 35. (baritone)
Henry, estranged husband of Clair. Was the mechanic on the plane they owned together. (bass-baritone)
Length: 01:25
Total Acts: 2
Chorus: Quartet of voices, SATB, with microphones
Orchestration: flute, oboe, clarinet/bass, clarinet, bassoon - horn, trumpet, piano, harp, percussion (includes drum set and mallet instruments) - string quintet (includes contrabass)
Contact: ECS Publishing
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Phone: 617-236-1935 or 1-800-777-1919
Publisher Web Site: http://www.ecspub.com
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