Opera/Music Theater

the whisper opera (2013) 60'

text by David Lang
soprano; flute, clarinet, percussion, cello

love fail (2012) 60'

Text by David Lang (after Lydia Davis, Marie de France, Gottfried von Strassburg, Béroul, Thomas of Britain and Richard Wagner)
SSAA playing simple percussion instruments

anatomy theater (2006) 75'

Mezzo,Ten,Bar,Bass, fl,cl(bcl),tpt,perc,pf,vn,va,vc,db

Shelter (2005) 65'

music by Michael Gordon, David Lang and Julia Wolfe
text by Deborah Artman
3 Sop, fl, ob, cl, bn, hn, tpt, tbn, tba, pno, e gtr, e bgtr, perc, 2 vln, vla, vc, cb [all instruments and voices amplified]

the difficulty of crossing a field (2002) 75'

Text by Mac Wellman
Sop, Mezzo,Ten,Bar,B,small chor, string quartet

Lost Objects (2001) 62'

music by Michael Gordon, David Lang and Julia Wolfe
Text by Deborah Artman
Sop, 2 countertenors, small chor, DJ, baroque orch, e gtr, e bgtr, perc, synth [all instruments and voices amplified]

The Carbon Copy Building (1999) 72'

music by Michael Gordon, David Lang and Julia Wolfe
Text by Ben Katchor
Cast: Ms, T, Bar, Bar/Ct
cl(bcl, cbcl, ssx)/perc/syn/egtr [all instruments and voices amplified]

modern painters (1995) 110'

Text by Manuella Halterhoff
major roles: Bar,lyric Sop,Ten,Mz Sop,dramatic<br />Ten,character Sop,B; and 3 Ten,Sop,2Bar,B, silent girl,chorus, 2(pic)2(ca)2(bcl)2/4220/2perc/pf(syn).hp/str