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The Woman at the Store

opera in one act

Year:  1997   ·  Duration:  25m
Instrumentation:  tenor, baritone, mezzo, soprano soloists; flute/piccolo, clarinet/alto saxophone; percussion, piano; 2 violins, viola, cello, double bass

Year:  1997
Duration:  25m
Instrumentation  tenor, baritone, mezzo, sop...

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Sample Score

Sample: Page 1-6.

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Sample Score

Sample: Full score: Page 1-5.

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Commissioned note

Commissioned by Dennis and Verna Adam

Dedication note

To the commissioners, Verna and Dennis Adam

Text note

Libretto by Jeremy Commons based on Katherine Mansfield's story of the same name

Performance history

11 Mar 1998: Performed on the Fringe of the International Festival of the Arts on March 11, 13, and 15

12 Mar 1998:

03 Apr 1999: Performed at Musicwomen Aotearoa by National Opera of Wellington cond. Philip Walsh; Adam Concert Room, Wellington

02 Oct 2010: Three One Act Operas: 1

02 Oct 2010: Three One Act Operas: 2

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