Jonathan Dove (1959)

An Old Way to Pay New Debts (2006)

one act opera

stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2006
    • Duration : 30 mn
    • Editor : Peters
    • Cycle : Racconti di Speranza e Desiderio
    • Dedication : pour Adam Pollock
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Alasdair Middleton, d’après The Shipman’s Tale de Geoffrey Chaucer.

Detailed formation
  • ensemble of vocal soloists(mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone)
  • oboe, soprano saxophone, percussionist, harpsichord, theorbo, violin, second violin, viola, 2 cellos, double bass

Creation information


Cet opéra est le troisième de la trilogie Racconti di speranza e desiderio.