A Wedding

William Bolcom

Year

2004


Duration

120'


Instrumentation

soprano (3), coloratura soprano, lyric soprano, mezzo-soprano, lyric mezzo-soprano (2), tenor (2), baritone (2), lyric baritone, dramatic baritone - 3(III=picc).3(III=corA).3(II=bcl,III=picccl).3(III=dbn) - 4.3.3.1 - timp-perc-pft-hrp(ad lib.) - strgs - on stage: tsax, drkit, ekybd, egtr, bgtr


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Arnold Weinstein and Robert Altman, based on the Robert Altman/John Considine 20th Century Fox film


Commission

Lyric Opera of Chicago


Publisher

Edward B. Marks Music Company


Source

composer homepage; Presser website;