The Sugar Reapers

Opera in 2 acts

Alan Bush

Year

1964


Duration

130'


Instrumentation

solo voices - 3.3.3.asax.tsax.3 - 4.3.3.1 - timp-2perc-2gtr-pft-hrp - strgs


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Nancy Bush


Commission

Karl Keyser


Premiere

Leipzig, Germany, Opera House, 11 December 1966: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Leipzig Opera Chorus, Rolf Reuter (cond.)


Publisher

Henschel Verlag


Source

composer homepage; BMIC website;