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ALT Alumni: Composers and Librettists in Concert

  • The Morgan Library and Museum 225 Madison Avenue New York, NY, 10016 United States (map)

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 four exciting new operas taking the stage around the country, written by alumni of the CLDP.

Featured Guest Artists include:
Sopranos Kasia BorowiecJoowon Chae, Ta’Nika Gibson, and Rachel Mikol;
Mezzo Sopranos Edith Grossman, Heather Johnson, Heather Jones, and Sophia Perez;
Countertenor Randall Scotting;
Tenors Glenn Seven Allen and Quinn Bernegger;
Bass Baritones Zachary Altman and Adrian Rosas.

With Guest Musicians from the Grammy-nominated Metropolis Ensemble:
Clara Kim
, violin; Joann Whang, cello; Jesse Han, flute; Doug Perry, percussion; Andrew Cyr, artistic director

Pianist and Music Director Gloria Kim

Hosted by ALT's Founder and Producing Artistic Director Lawrence Edelson.

PROGRAM:

In A Grove
Music by Christopher Cerrone*
Libretto by Stephanie Fleischmann*

Town Hall
Music by Theo Popov*
Libretto by E. M. Lewis*

REB+VoDKa+ME
Music by Julia Meinwald*
Libretto by Gordon Leary

Taking Up Serpents
Music by Kamala Sankaram*
Libretto by Jerre Dye

*indicates alumnus of the Composer Librettist Development Program