Let Freedom Sing: The Story of Marian Anderson
About this work:
Libretto by Carolivia Herron. Commissioned by The Washington Performing Arts Society and premiered by The Washington National Opera and WPAS. Toured schools in Washington, D.C., Virginia, Maryland.
Version: chamber opera
Year composed: 2009
Ensemble type: Opera/Theater:Chamber Opera, Two or More Singers
Instrumentation notes: 1 soprano (African American); 1 alto or mezzo (African American); 1 tenor (white); 1 baritone (African American); piano and percussion.