The Marriages Between Zones Three, Four and Five
An opera in two acts, for orchestra, chorus and soloists
Music by Philip Glass.
Libretto by Doris Lessing.
2s, 2Mz, T, 2Bar, B; SATB chorus 2(pic).2.2(Ecl).bcl.2/3.3.2btrb.1/perc (SD, TD, BD, tom-t, tgl, maracas, cow bell, hi-hat, wdbl, tamb, cym, finger cyms, cast, tam-t, xyl, t.bells, African drums, glsp, cel)/2 syn/1 vl, 1vc/ off stage chorus SATB
Commissioned by the Theater der Stadt Heidelberg
May 10, 1997 at the Theater der Stadt Heidelberg
Marriages is the 2nd part of the trilogy of opera’s based on the Canopus in Argos series of novels by Doris Lessing.
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