Amontillado - a chamber opera in one act [in progress]
Instrumentation: Soprano, mezzo-soprano, and ensemble (flute/piccolo/clarinet/bass clarinet, soprano and alto saxophones, trumpet, trombone, violin, viola, cello, and piano)
Duration: approximately 60 minutes
Dedicated to: Courtney Ruckman and Megan Ihnen
Movements: One act (three scenes)
Program Note: Amontillado is an update of Edgar Allan Poe's classic short story, set in Prohibition-era New Orleans with two female characters. The score will be composed and workshopped in during 2018 with a premiere projected for autumn 2019.
Score Sample/Purchase: Not available at this time