Selection from scene one performed

A small selection from scene one was performed recently in a joint recital of the local chapters of Sigma Alpha Iota and Delta Omicron.  Karen Harris performed the role of Harriet; Megan Buness performed the role of Hetty; Donna Levene accompanied.  As the opera is still in progress, it is …

2012 John Duffy Institute participants

2012 John Duffy Institute

The first scene of Clever Artifice was workshopped and performed at the John Duffy Institute, May 21-June 6, 2012.  One of the composer fellows also attending the workshop, Jake Runestad, put together an article about the experience posted on the online magazine, New Music Box. http://www.newmusicbox.org/articles/duffy-institute/

a new opera in progress

Beginning to build a website for my new opera “The Clever Artifice of Harriet and Margaret,” in hopes of having a central place for general information about the opera and its creation.