Today was the first day of the workshop for Brian Current's Airline Icarus, a collaboration between Opera Breve and Soundstreams Canada. The singers who will be performing selections from the one-act opera include Carla Houtanen, Zorana Sadiq, Lynne McMurtry, Deborah Overes, Keith Klassen, Stephen Erickson, Alex Dobson, and Philip Carmichael, conducted by Wayne Strongman with director/dramarturg Tom Diamond.
This week I am playing from the full score, although next week when we add the orchestra I will be plaing from only the piano part. The full score includes the following:
Other works on the program for May 7:
Inventory by Brian Current (with soprano Patricia O'Callaghan)
Zeitfluren and Frankenstein by HK Gruber