Alumni of American Lyric Theater’s Composer Librettist Development Program are changing the landscape of contemporary opera! Join us for ALT’s annual alumni concert, showcasing scenes from three exciting new operas taking the stage around the country, written by alumni of the CLDP. Hosted by ALT’s Founder and Producing Artistic Director, Lawrence Edelson.
Patricia Schuman, soprano
Lauren Snouffer, soprano
Katrina Thurman, soprano
Jennifer Panara, mezzo-soprano
Elise Quagliata, mezzo-soprano
Daniel Curran, tenor
Daniel Belcher, baritone
Adrian Rosas, bass-baritone
James Lowe, music director
RICKY IAN GORDON/ROYCE VAVREK* - "The House Without a Christmas Tree" (excerpts)
Based on the original story by Gail Rock. Commissioned by Houston Grand Opera.
PATRICK SOLURI*/DEBORAH BREVOORT* - "Albert Nobbs" (excerpts)
Pellicciotti Opera Composition Prize Finalist
KAMALA SANKARAM*/DAVID JOHNSTON* - "Monkey and Francine in the City of Tigers" (complete)
Commissioned by Houston Grand Opera; Developed in partnership with American Lyric Theater
* Denotes alumni of the CLDP.
$15 Student and Senior tickets are available for this performance. For more information, call 212 501 3330 or visit the Merkin Concert Hall Box Office in person.