The Greater Good: Opera in Two Acts

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Catalog numbers: 

LKMP R01392/ HL 42292

Duration (minutes): 
135
Detailed Instrumentation: 
Main cast of 14: 2(1-2dPicc, 2dAFl).2(2 dEH).4 Clar in A (2dEb PiccCl, 3dBCl, 4d Contrabass Cl), 2(2dCbsn): 3.2.2.1: Perc(3).Hp: Str(min.8.6.5.4.2): also On stage 9 tuned soup bowls [available from the publisher with the rental set of parts]
Winner of the first ever Charles Ives Opera Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.Text by the composer after the dramatic adaptation by Philip Littell of Guy de Maupassant’s short story, Boule de suif.