More Perfect Union
Duration (in minutes): 30'39;
Difficulty: High (professional)
Description: Opera/Ballet about the Constitutional Convention. Librettist: Isaiah Sheffer. Soloists: 2 sop, 2 ten, counter-tenor, bar, actor. The Constitutional Convention of 1787 as seen through modern eyes with comparisons to recent history. Prem: 2004 by The Center for Contemporary Opera and NY City Opera's VOX and Friends; Performed 2005 at Diaghilev Festival, Perm, Russia.