Curious Case of Benjamin Button (after story by F. Scott Fitzgerald)

Curious Case of Benjamin Button (after story by F. Scott Fitzgerald)

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Instrumentation
S, MzS,T,Bar, Bs-Bar, fl, cl, perc(1), piano, vn, vc, conductor
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Year Authored (or revised)
Duration (min)
100
Movements
Act I, Sc. 1 Birth; Sc. 2 Childhood;
Sc. 3 Yale; Sc. 4 Meeting his wife; Sc. 5 The war
Act II, Sc. 1 Harvard; Sc. 2 At home;
Sc. 3 Re-enlistment; Sc. 4 Kindergarten; Epilogue

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First Perfomance
June 15, 2010 at Symphony Space, New York City by CCO, Center for Contemporary Opera
Recording
DVD
Text Language - Non English

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Text Source/Author
Libretto by Estela Eaton, the composer's daughter; Based on the short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Ensemble Type
solo voice(s)+large ensemble or orchestra
Genre/Theme
Instrument
Soprano , Mezzo-Soprano , Tenor , Baritone (voice) , Bass Baritone , flute , clarinet , piano , Percussion , violin , cello

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Audio
EatonBB1BirthExcerpt.mp3
Audio file
EatonBB3Yale.mp3
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