Michael Gordon (1956)

What to Wear (2005)

for solo voices, female choir and ensemble

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2005
    • Duration : 1 h 5 mn
    • Publisher : Red Poppy
    • Commission: The Center for New Performance at CalArts et Ontological-Hysteric Theater.
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Livret de Richard Foreman.

Detailed formation
  • soloists : 2 sopranos, contralto
  • tenor, women's choir, 2 electronic/MIDI keyboards/synthesizers, electric guitar, 2 violins, double bass

Premiere information

  • Date : 20 September 2006
    Location :

    États-Unis, Los Angeles, Redcat Theater


    Performers :

    New Century Players, Richard Foreman, mise en scène.

Information on the electronics
Electronic device : amplification