The Goldfish Bowl Op. 102 Elisabeth Lutyens

Duration
120 mins
Composed
1975
Published
1996
Categories

Opera & Theatre Opera

Instrumentation
1 Soprano, 2 Mezzo Soprano, 2 Tenor, 2 Baritone, 2 Bass-Baritone, 1 SATB Choir, 1 Flute (=alto flute), 1 Oboe (=Cor anglais), 1 B-flat Clarinet (=Bass Clarinet in B-flat), 1 Bassoon (=Contrabassoon), 1 Horn in F, 1 Trumpet in B-flat, 1 Trombone, 2 Percussion, 1 Harp, 1 Piano (=Electric Organ=Celeste), 9 Violins, 3 Viola, 2 Violoncello, 1 Double bass, 1 Accordion

Purchasing options

Vocal score ISMN 57020-462-5 £

Ballad Opera for soloists, chorus and orchestra

Programme note

Characters:

CHORAGUS 1: Soprano

CHORAGUS 1: Baritone Basitone

MR MAIZY: Tenor

MRS MAIZY: Mezzo-Soprano

NEGRO: Bass-Baritone

OLD WOMAN: Mezzo-Soprano

A SOLDIER: Tenor

'ADMINISTRATOR': (Tracet)

FIRST OLD MAN: High Baritone

SECOND OLD MAN: Low Baritone

Mixed voice of students/crowd, young and old, minimum 20.