Theatrical Music

I have an operatic trilogy on ancient Greek tragedy (the Oresteia), incidental music, and musical theater/cabaret.

 

I also have a one-act chamber opera in progress on a subject dealing with the American West, and a film-cabaret in progress.

 

 Click here to see my theatrical music.

 

Theatrical Music


Opera

The Outcasts of Poker Flat (2009-10, rev. 2012)
chamber opera in one act after Bret Harte's short story, 70 minutes
Music and libretto by Andrew E. Simpson


Agamemnon (1999-2001)
opera in one act on Aeschylus’ Agamemnon, 100 minutes Libretto by Sarah B. Ferrario (trans. from the ancient Greek)


The Libation Bearers (2001-04)
opera in one act on Aeschylus’ Choephoroi, 75 minutes Libretto by Sarah B. Ferrario (trans. from the ancient Greek)


The Furies (2005)
opera in one act on Aeschylus’ Eumenides, 90 minutes Libretto by Sarah B. Ferrario (trans. from the ancient Greek)


Mozart and the Gray Steward (2008)
miniature opera after Thornton Wilder's play, 11 minutes

 


Film-Cabaret

The Comic Roach: A Roadhouse Picture Show (2009)
singer-actor (soprano), 3 reeds, trumpet, percussion, piano, 56 minutes

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