Database

TitleComposerLibrettistLengthPerformance Forces# Roles# InstRecording
¿Y los pasteles?Johanny NavarroJosé Félix Gómez1:30— cl, bsn, cor, tbn, perc, str 5tetno10
“Or like a…”Tania LeonJohn Ashbery0:15baritone — vc, percno12
[INSERT CAPTION HERE]Christian Quinones0:10auto-tuned mezzo-soprano — keyboard, live electronicsno12View Recording
[redact]Nina ShekharNina Shekhar0:09soprano — cl, t.sax, vln, vc, perc, electronics, (optional lighting)no16EnglishView Recording
1619 opera cycleJoseph C Phillips JrJoseph C Phillips Jr, Kelley Rourke, others TBDvariable voices — variable instruments — SATByesEnglish
18 Palace RoadShreya JhaShreya Jha1:40soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor — cor, pno, perc, vln, vla, vc — chorusyes36EnglishView Recording
9 Death HaikuMichi Wianckovoice — str 4tet, bass, percno16View Recording
A Bayou LegendWilliam Grant Still2:00soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, bass — orchestra (3.3(e.hn).3.2 – 3.3.2.1 – timp, perc, drums, cel, harp – str) — chorusyes5
A Common TruthJoseph Jones2:50mezzo-soprano, tenor, 2 baritone, bass — orchestra (2.2.2.2 – 4.2.3.0 – timp – str)no51English
A Cup of SinParisa SabetSimin Behbahani0:16mezzo-soprano — cl, pno, vc, e.gitno14English, FarsiView Recording
A Kiss in XanaduH. Leslie Adamsno8
A Midsummer Night’s DreamMichael ChingWilliam Shapespeare— “voicestra” of 15-20 voicesno15
A Pilgrim’s SongsChia Yin Wu0:08soprano — vc, pnono12MandarinView Recording
A RoseKamala SankaramKamala Sankaram, Misha Penton0:15soprano, tenor, 2 Hindustani singers — fl, ob, vln, vla, pno, tablano46
A Royal FeastMichael Chingno
A Setting of Five Poems by Langston HughesJoyce Solomon MoormanLangston Hughestenor — bsn, cor, xylono13
A Souther InterludeWilliam Grant Still1:00no
a summer more like a songMelissa DunphyJuliette Lee0:01baritone — vln, vc, pnono13English
AesopicaMarcos Baltertenor/narrator — fl, cl, bsn, cor, tba, perc, pno, 2vln, vc, electronicsno111
After the WailingJonathan Bailey HollandStephen Caldwell Wright0:05soprano — vln, vla, vcno13View Recording
AinadamarOsvaldo GolijovDavid Henry Hwang1:102 soprano, mezzo-soprano, 2 tenor, 2 baritone, bass — orchestra (3.1.2.1 – 2.2.1.0 – 3perc, 3cajons, 2git, pno – str), computer-based sampler — female chorusyes821SpanishView Recording
AksobyaLeila Aduvoice — pno, electronicsno12
Alice RyleyMichael ChingMichael Chingno
Alice TierneyMelissa DunphyGoldfinger1:007 solo voices — chamber ensembleno7
all decisions will be made by consensusKamala SankaramRob Handel0:126 singers — live electronicsno61
All Dressed Up (No Place to Go)Michael Chingno
AlwaysJonathan Bailey Holland0:102 soprano, 2 tenor — pnono41
American ApolloDamien GeterLila Palmerno
American VoicesJonathan Bailey Holland0:15narrator — 4 ten tbn, 2 bass tbnno16View Recording
AmericanaJonathan Bailey Holland0:07voice — fl, acoustic git, drums, 2 vln, vl, vc, dbno18
Americans all around usObediya Wonderful Jones-DarrellWayde Compton0:02baritone, bass baritone — str 4tetno24English
AmistadAnthony DavisThulani Davos2:022 soprano, 2 mezzo-soprano, 4 tenor., 2 baritone, bass baritone, 2 bass — orchestra (incl. harp, sax, tbn, bass, drums, perc) — 2 choirs – a Black ensemble and predominately White chorusyes131English, Haitian dialectView Recording
An African American RequiemDamien Getersoprano, alto, tenor, bass — orchestra — SATByes41View Recording
An American SoilderRuo HuangDavid Henry Huang2 soprano, 2 mezzo-soprano, 4 tenor, 5 baritone, 7 bassYes201EnglishView Recording
An Opera in One-Act OperaFaye ChiaoFaye Chiao0:30noView Recording
Ana y su SombraGabriela Ortiz0:452 soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor — fl, vln, pnono43View Recording
Anansi and the Moss Covered RockJonathan Bailey Holland0:12narrator — 2 fl, 2 ob, 2 cl, 2 bsn, 2 cor, perc, strno11
AncientTania Leon2 soprano — fl, cl, perc, vla, vcno25
And The Lands Were DreamingParisa Sabet0:13tenor — cl, pnono12View Recording
And the Ocean was GoneRoydon TseSue Goyette0:09soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone — large chamber ensembleno4EnglishView Recording
And the Ocean was GoneRoydon TseSue Goyette0:09soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, bass — fl, cl, ob, a.sax, tbn, pno, perc, vln, vla, vc, dbNo411EnglishView Recording
Angel’s BoneDu YunRoyce Vavrek1:27mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, female punk voice, male soprano or countertenor — fl, ob, cl, tpt, tba, drumkit, lute, vln, vla, vc, electronics — chorus of 7 peopleyes511View Recording
AngstAlice Ping Yee Ho0:12sopranono1View Recording
Anna HunterMichael ChingMichael Chingno
ArchaeologyMaria Thompson CorleyKirsten Maria Corley0:06soprano — clarinetno11English
Arkana Aquarium, An OperaMichi WianckoAnnie-Sage Whitehurst0:25noView Recording
Asphalt GrandpaLeila Aduvoice — cimbalom, electronicsno12View Recording
At the DoorDaniel SabzghabaeiRumi0:14high voice, medium voice — pnono21View Recording
At War with OurselvesMichael AbelsNikky Finneyno
AutumnAlice Ping Yee Ho0:10soprano, mezzo-soprano — fl, 2 perc, vla, dbno25
AyreOsvaldo Golijov0:40soprano — fl, cl, bsn, cor, perc, harp, git, vln, vc, db, laptopno111View Recording
Baba Yaga and The Firebird: A Musical for Family AudiencesFaye ChiaoAnton Dudley1:00noEnglishView Recording
Balm in GileadShawn E. Okpebholobaritone — fl, pnono12
Basho HaikuRoger Zare0:10soprano — perc, str 4tetno15View Recording
BayoánRoberto Sierra0:40soprano, baritone — orchestra — SATB chorusyes21View Recording
BernsteinliedAlvin Singleton0:04soprano — fl, pnono12
Between SistersAlvin SingletonRita Dove0:10soprano — a.fl, vib, pnono13View Recording
Beyond the Silence of SorrowRoberto Sierra0:25soprano — orchestrano11View Recording
Birthday ClownMichael Chingno
Black ThunderMelissa DunphyLuke Stromberg0:06baritone — vln, vc, pnono13EnglishView Recording
BlakeH. Leslie AdamsDaniel Mayers2 soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, bass, 4 speaking roles — orchestra or chamber orchestra — chorusyes101English
Blessings as Rain FallLeila AduKalu Rinpoche0:19voice — orchestrano1View Recording
BloodlinesShuying LiLila Palmer0:30soprano, mezzo-soprano, baritone — fl, cl, vln, vc, pnono35View Recording
Blue SteelWilliam Grant Still2:00soprano, baritone, countertenor — orchestra (3.3(e.hn).4.3 – 4.3.3.1 – timp, perc, 3 tom.toms, cel, harp – str) — chorusyes4
blushNina ShekharNina Shekhar0:10soprano, SSAATTBB choiryes1EnglishView Recording
Boozhoo Manoomin SuiteBeverley Mckiver0:25voice — fl, pno, vla or vcno13View Recording
Born To Say Thank YouBrent Michael Davids0:05soprano — Native American wood flute, orchestra (double winds)no11
BoundKevin Lau, G.F. HandelJoel Ivany1:00soprano, alto/countertenor, tenor, bass — chamber orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 0.0.0.0 – 2perc – 4.4.2.2.1), sound designno410
Buoso’s GhostMichael ChingMichael Chingno
California ShorelineKui DongKui Dongsoprano — str 4tet, harp or prepared pianono15EnglishView Recording
Call OutKamala Sankaramtext by Twitter, Gawker, and adapted from Rumi0:15baritone — vc, pnono12
Cancionero SefardíRoberto Sierra0:16soprano or tenor — fl, cl, vln, vc, pnono15View Recording
CantoTania Leon0:15baritone — cl/b.cl, mar, vc, pnono14
ChampionTerence BlanchardMichael Christofersoprano, 2 mezzo-soprano soprano, 3 tenor, baritone, bass-baritone, bass, boy sopranono10
Chekhov’s GunChristian Quinones0:08baritone — b.cl, tpt, tbnno13View Recording
Chhlong Tonle (Crossing the River)Liliya UgaySokunthary Svayno
Chronicle for An Eccentric HeartAlice Ping Yee Ho0:12soprano — cl/b.cl, pnono12
Chronicles of Ghosts | Extraordinary Women of the 16th CenturyClarice Assad0:18soprano — vln, vc, pnono3Spanish and English
CirandadasClarice Assad0:20at least one low and one high voice — orchestra (3(picc).2(e.hn).2(b.cl).2(cbsn) – 4.2.3.b.tbn.1 – 4perc, harp, pno – str)no1View Recording
City NightAlice Ping Yee Ho0:13soprano — fl, pnono12
Cocks Must CrowMichael ChingMichael Chingno
Come, My Tan-Faced ChildrenMelissa DunphyWalt Whitman0:06mezzo-soprano — str orchestrano11EnglishView Recording
Coming Forth By DayKerwin Young0:15baritone — ob, vla, vcno13
Compadre HuashayoGabriela Lena Frank0:203 male voices — 3 Quena (3 Quenilla), 2 Flauta de Pan, 2 Zampoña, 6 Toyo, 6 Percussion, 4 Charango, 4 Bandolín, 4 Bandola, 6 Guitarra, Arpa Andina, Contrabassno31
Completing the PictureMichael Chingno
ConfessionsClarice AssadCatherine Maxymuk, Naomi Major, Alissa McLaughlannoView Recording
ConnectionsShreya JhaShreya JhanoView Recording
ConsolationsKento StratfordBoethius0:12soprano — a.fl, ob, b.cl, vln, vla, vc, timp, harp, pno, electronics,no110English, LatinView Recording
Corps of DiscoveryMichael ChingHugh Moffattno
CostasoWilliam Grant Still2:00soprano, mezzo-soprano, 2 tenor, baritone — orchestra (2(picc).3(e.hn).2.2 – 3.3.3.1 – timp, perc, cel, harp – str) — chorusyes5
Cue 67Michael ChingSandra Bernhard0:35no
Dance of the StreetsJoyce Solomon Moormansoprano — cl, vc, pno, drumsetno14
Dark Lady (Four Shakespeare Sonnets)Joshua CerdeniaShakespeare0:16tenor — vln, pnono12EnglishView Recording
Dark River: The Fannie Lou Hamer StoryMary WatkinsMary WatkinsnoView Recording
Darkness VisibleTarik O’Regan0:02countertenor, tenor — pianono21View Recording
Dear AbbyNina Shekhar0:062 singers — sinfoniettano21View Recording
Dear LennyDai Weivoice — chamber orchestrano11
Death by Life – Scene 4. When the Time Hits YouJonathan Bailey HollandCerise Jacobs0:062 soprano, mezzo-soprano, male actor — cl, vln, vc, pno, marimbano45
DecouplingRoydon TseRoydon Tse0:092 soprano — perc, vc, pnono23English
Dentro La NotteJohn Paul AguilarJoel Barbosa1:47soprano, mezzo-soprano, alto, 2 tenor, baritone, bass — chamber orchestrano7EnglishView Recording
DesassossegoMarcos Baltersoprano — orchestrano11
Die Mistel (Mistletoe)Karim Al-Zand0:05baritone — piano 4tet, vibraphoneno15View Recording
Dinner 4 3Michael ChingDeborah Brevoort0:11soprano or mezzo-soprano, tenor or baritone, tenor — vln, bsn, pnono33View Recording
Dodo, mon tout petitIan CussonMavor Moore0:07soprano — orchestra (1.1.2.1 – 4.3.2.0 – harp, cel – str)no11
DominicanKui Dong0:05soprano — vcno11
Doña Fela, La AlcaldesaLaura Jobin-AcostaSandra Flores-StrandnoView Recording
Doña RositaRoberto Sierra0:06mezzo-soprano — wind 5tetno15View Recording
Dr. Sun Yat-SenRuo HuangCandace Mui-ngam Chong2 soprano, 2 mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, bassno8MandarinView Recording
Drag Down the SkyOsvaldo GolijovConor McPherson0:20baritone — str 4tetno14Ensligh
Dream of the Red ChamberBright ShengDavid Henry and Bright Sheng2:158 principle roles — orchestra (2.2.2.2 – 4.3.3.1 – timp, 3perc, harp, qin – str) — SATByes14English
Dream Sequence ’76Alvin SingletonAlvin Singleton1:102 soprano, 2 alto, 2 tenor, baritone, bass, 2 actors, pantomime, 6 extras — chamber orchestra, and tapeno171English
Dream VariationsJoyce Solomon Moormansoprano — fl, pno, drumset — SATB chorusyes13
Dream WorldJerod Tate0:20narrator — fl, cl, b.cl, bsn, percno15View Recording
Dunbar SongsH. Leslie AdamsPaul Laurence Dunbarhigh voice — orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 2.0.0.0 – timp, perc, harp – str)Yes1English
Dunbar SongsH. Leslie AdamsPaul Laurence Dunbar0:15high voice — fl, ob, cl, bsn, 2 hn, timp, perc, harp, strNo11View Recording
Ear, Skin, and Bone RiddlesMarcos Balter0:06soprano — vln, vcno12View Recording
Edge of a DreamJuhi Bansal0:25soprano, baritone, student singer — vln, vc, pno or synth — chorus of k-12 students with or without musical experienceyes33
Eight Woods and a VanMichael Chingno
El Castillo InteriorCarla LuceroSanta Teresa de Avila0:07male soprano. — b.cl, prepared pnono12EnglishView Recording
El éxtasis de Santa TeresaRoberto Sierra0:15soprano — chamber orchestrano11View Recording
El mensajero de plataRoberto Sierra1:10noView Recording
El último sueño de Frida y DiegoGabriela Lena FrankNilo Cruz2:00soprano, mezzo-soprano, countertenor, baritone — orchestra (2.1.2.1 – 1.1.0.0 – 2perc, pno/cel – str) — SSAATTBB chorusyes41SpanishView Recording
ElegíaGabriela Ortiz0:144 soprano — 2 perc, timp, pno/cel, harp, strno41View Recording
Elegies for the FallenJoyce Solomon MoormanRashidah Ismaili1:303 soprano, mezzo-soprano, contertenor, 2 tenor, baritone, bass — chamber orchestra (3(picc).3(e.hn).3(b.cl).2 – sop.sax.2.3.1.0 – xylo, 2 marimba, perc, pno) — 2 SATB chorusesyes922EnglishView Recording
ElementosClarice AssadDaniel Basilio0:20mezzo-soprano — cl, vln, vc, pnono14View Recording
Emmett Till: The OperaMary WatkinsClare CossnoView Recording
Empire of WildIan CussonCherie Dimalineno
EmpowerDamien SneedIke Holterno
Enchantress of Numbers – Ada Lovelace OperaJuhi BansalNeil AitkennoView Recording
Escape from the Evil EmpireKerwin Young0:15soprano — orchestra (3.3.3.3 – 4.3.3.1 – timp, 4perc, harp, pno – str. — women’s choiryes11
Eternal PeaceRoydon Tse0:08countertenor, baritone — str triono23
Ev’rytime I Feel the SpiritShawn E. Okpebholobaritone — vla, pnono12
Every Grass a SpringDu YunDu Yun and Yang Nan0:05baritone — sheng, pipa, electronicsno13ChineseView Recording
Exile/HomeJoshua Cerdeniabaritone — vln, vc, pnono13
Experiments In Opera: Everything For DawnClarice AssadThe team of writers in the EiO Writers’ Room who collaborated on the libretto for Everything for Dawn includes Jason Cady, Adrienne Danrich, Lauren D’Errico, Krista Knight, Jerry Lieblich, and Jerome A. Parker.no
FaithMichael ChingMichael Chingno
Fantasies on Tang PoetryRoydon TseGuangzhong Yu0:10baritone — cl, vln, pnono13Chinese MandarinView Recording
FantasmaIan CussonColleen Murphy0:50no
FaryadNasim KhorassaniMehdi Akhavan Sales0:08baritone — b.cl, tpt, tbnno13Persian in International Phonetic AlphabetView Recording
Fault LinesGity Razaz0:204 voices — chamber orchestrano41
Final ProofIan CussonDaniel Solon0:06no
Fire Shut Up In My BonesTerence BlanchardKasi Lemmons2:10noView Recording
Five Freedom SongsJesse Montgomery0:20voice — perc, strno11
Five Millay songsH. Leslie AdamsEdna St. Vincent Millay0:12mezzo-soprano or baritone — orchestra (1(pic).1.1.1 – 2.0.0.0 – timp, perc, harp – str)Yes11
Five Millay SongsH. Leslie AdamsEdna St. Vincent Millaymedium voice — orchestra (1(pic).1.1.1 – 2.0.0.0 – perc, harp – str)No1English
Five Songs on Poems of Marilyn DumontIan CussonMarilyn Dumont0:20mezzo-soprano — chamber orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 0.0.0.0 – pno – 3.0.2.1.1) OR pno 5tetno112View Recording
Flight of FaithGity Razaz0:05tenor — orchestrano11
Food FightNina ShekharNina Shekhar0:05soprano — a.sax, pnono12View Recording
Footsteps in Campbell HouseRoydon Tse, Joshua Denenberg, Tyler Versluis, and Yu-Ting LinMichael Albano4 soprano, mezzo-soprano, 2 tenor, baritone — vln, pnono82English
ForbiddenAfarin MansouriDonna-Michelle St. Bernardsoprano, mezzo-soprano, baritone, Farsi rap/spoken word — 3 Persian musicians (ney, tar, and perc)Yes43English, FarsiView Recording
FormidableKamala SankaramJerre dye0:12soprano, mezzo-soprano — vln, gitno22
Found AgainJerod TateJoy Harjo0:25vocal quartet — pno — optional children’s chorusyes41
Fountain of You: A Musical ComedyFaye ChiaoTasha Gordon-SolmonnoEnglishView Recording
Four FreedomsJoseph C Phillips JrJoseph C Phillips Jr1:006 soprano, 2 mezzo-soprano, tenor, 2 baritone/bass — fl, a.sax, bsn, cor, tpt, tbn, pno, harp, vln, vla, vc, db — SATByes1112English
Frederick DouglassDorothy Rudd MooreDorothy Rudd Moore3:00— orchestra (2.2(e.hn).3(b.cl).1 – 2.2.2.0 – perc, timp, pno – str)no1View Recording
Freedom SuiteLeila Adu0:14voice — large chamber ensembleno1View Recording
FrenesíJohanny NavarroJosé Félix Gómez, Johanny Navarro0:45soprano, tenor, baritone — cl, pno, str 4tetno36View Recording
Für Meinen VaterJeff Scotttenor — str 4 tetno14
G. F. Handel’s Messiah: The Pre-Game ShowKarim Al-Zand0:45actor, tenor, baritone — 2 ob, 2 bsn, 2 tpt, timp, harpsichord, str — SATB chorusyes31
GhasedakParisa SabetMehdi Akhavan-Saless0:12tenor — vibraphoneno11FarsiView Recording
GhostsKamala Sankaram0:06soprano — flute choir, pnono1
Glosa a la sombraRoberto Sierra0:10mezzo-soprano — cl, vla, pnono13View Recording
Guakia BabaJohanny Navarro0:06soprano — fl, cl, vl, vc, pnono15
Hakka Tea BlissAlice Ping Yee Ho0:09solo male or female voice — orchestrano11
Have and HoldAllison Loggins-Hull0:03singing flutist — electronicsno11EnglishView Recording
Heart of DarknessTarik O’ReganTom Phillips1:152 soprano, 6 tenor, 3 baritone, bass — fl/a.fl/picc, cl/Eb/b.cl, cl/bcl, cor, perc, harp, acoustic git, pno/cel/harpsichord/chamber organ, 2 vln, vla, 2 vc, dbno814
Heart of Ours – A PieceTania LeonR. Sandecki, various Indigenous authors0:08tenor — fl, 4 tpt, 2 perc — male chorusyes7
HereRich CoburnAnabel Maler0:031 soprano — vc, vibraphone, pnono13EnglishView Recording
Hervararkviða (The Incantation of Hervor)Melissa DunphyMelissa Dunphy0:12mezzo-soprano — vln, harpno12EnglishView Recording
Highway I, USAWilliam Grant Still1:00soprano, tenor, baritone — orchestra (2(picc).2(e.hn).2(Bb.cl).2 – 4.2.2.0 – timp (2), perc, harp – str) — chorusyes3
ho.ma.geMarcos Baltersoprano, alto, tenor, bass — cl, str 4tetno45
Holy GroundDamien Geterno
How I Love YouParisa Sabet0:03soprano — fl, vc, percno13
Hózhó (Navajo Strong)Jerod Tate0:07soprano — vc, pnono12
Human Moments: A Song Cycle on the Poems of Brett FosterShawn E. Okpebholosoprano, male speaker — electric git, 2 pno, chamber str, mixed mediano21
HutongKui DongLibretto: Monica Datta and Paul Schick Story: Monica DattanoView Recording
Hymn to FreedomH. Leslie AdamsPaul Laurence Dunbar0:10soprano, tenor, baritone — Woodwind (doubling picc, B flat cl, bass clar, and E flat alto sax), tpt, tenor tbn and bass tbn or tuba (doubling string bass), pno, perc, 2 violins, viola, cello and double bass.no31
I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer DreamsJorge SosaCerise Jacobs3 female, 2 “children” — orchestra — children’syes5View Recording
I Am Carmen MirandaRoberto Sierra0:18mezzo-soprano — large chamber orchestrano11View Recording
I Must SurviveDu YunMatthew Maguire0:07soprano — ensembleno1EnglishView Recording
I Saw A Woman At the MillIan CussonIan Cusson0:06mezzo-soprano — orchestra (2(picc).2(e.hn).2.bcl.2.cbsn – 2.2.2.1 – timp, 2perc, harp, pno/cel – 6.4.4.4.2)no11
I Want To Go HomeJesse Montgomery0:04soprano — string quartet or string orchestrano11
Iberian SongsGabriela Lena Frankanonymous0:10soprano — str 4tetno14Spanish
Illuminated Grey for Large EnsembleMarc Zollingertenor — fl, a.sax, vib, perc, vln, electronicsno16
ImagesJoseph JonesRanier Rilke1:37mezzo-soprano, tenor, bass — orchestra (3.3.3.3 – 4.3.3.0 – timp – str) — SATByes3German
Immortal PilotsMelika M. FitzhughChase Twichell0:07tenor — tenor/bass recorder (could substitute C/b.fl) and pno/harpsichordno12English
In Our Daughter’s EyesDu YunMichael McQuilkenno
InterludesJohn Wineglass0:07mezzo-soprano — vc, pnono12
Inuit GamesT. Patrick CarrabréKatajjak singers — orchestrano1
InvisibleDamien Geterbaritone — pno, tptno12
InvocacionesRoberto Sierra0:14voice — percno11
IphigeniaWayne ShorterEsperanza Spalding— orchestra, jazz sax, drums, pno, dbnoView Recording
Iron John: An American Ghost StoryJacinth GreywoodsRebecca Hart4 male, 2 female voicesno6View Recording
Island of the MoonFaye ChiaoAnton DudleynoEnglishView Recording
It Is So Cold TonightMiguel del Aguila0:09high or med voice — orchestra (2.2.2.2 – 2.2.2.1 – timp, 2perc, pno – str)no11
Ithánali (I Know)Jerod Tate0:07soprano — vc, pnono12Chickasaw, English
Ivo, IvoTania LeonManuel Martin0:05soprano — cl, b.cl, vla, vc, dbno15
J’adore les oragesIan CussonMarc Bouchard0:06mezzo-soprano — orchestra (picc.2.2.eh.3.bcl.2.cbsn – 4.3.3.1 – timp, 2perc, harp, cel – str) or pianono11View Recording
JeanneJustine F. Chen1:15soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, bass — orchestrano51
JourneyTania Leon0:06high voice — fl, harpno12
Journey of the ShadowGabriela Lena FrankNilo Cruz0:22narrator — orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 0.0.0.0 – perc, pno – single str)no11
Journey to FreedomJulius Williams0:30soprano, tenor — orchestra (3.3.2.3 – 4.3.2.1 – timp, perc, pno) — chorusyes224
JuanaCarla LuceroAlicia Gaspar de Alba and Carla LuceronoSpanishView Recording
Katie: The Strongest of The StrongFaye ChiaoAnton Dudley0:45no
King of the CloudsMichael ChingHugh Moffattno
KivalinaKamala Sankaram0:07mezzo-soprano — vlnno11
KlageJoseph JonesRainer Maria Rilke0:18tenor — fl, ob, cl, bsn, corno15German
KyrieMalcolm J. Solomonsoprano — fl, organno12
L’Histoire de l’oieIan CussonMichel Marc Bouchard0:15mezzo-soprano, baritone, countertenor — pnono31
L’homme ArméMelissa Dunphyanonymous0:06soprano or tenor — cor, cl, theremin, vc, tapeno15View Recording
La Centinela y la PalomaGabriela Lena FrankNilo Cruz0:24soprano or mezzo-soprano (2 different arrangements) — orchestra (2.2.2.2 – 2.2.0.0 – 2perc. cel/pno. harp – str)no11SpanishView Recording
La flambeauDavid Bontempsno
La Pasión según San MarcosOsvaldo Golijov1:273 vocalists — non-trad orchestra (0.0.0.0 – 0.2.2.0 – 3 perc, pno, acc, git – str(6.0.6.1 OR 12.0.8.4)) — chorusyes31View Recording
La ReinaJorge SosaLaura Sosa Pedroza and Jorge Sosa— chamber orchestra (1(picc).1(e.hn).1(b.cl).1(cbsn) – 0.1.1.0 – pno/keyboards, perc – single str), laptopno14English, SpanishView Recording
LacrymosaMelissa Huivoice — chamber ensemble, woodwinds, keyboardsno1
Lahzeh-e DidarParisa SabetMehdi Akhavan-Saless0:03tenor — vibraphoneno11View Recording
Lamentations of an Aztec Poet (paired with Every Gnome Knows)Melika M. FitzhughUnknown Aztec Poet(s)0:19tenor — soprano/alto/tenor recorder, alto/tenor recorder, tenor/bass recorder, (C or bass flutes may be substituted)no13English, Nahuatl
Las Tres Mujeres de JurusalénCarla LuceroLuceronoSpanishView Recording
Lear on the Second FloorAnthony DavisAllan Havisno
LeevesMichael ChingMichael Chingno
LeilaKarim Al-Zand0:11baritone — git, str 4tetno1View Recording
Leo: Opera in One CatMichael ChingFernando Fonseca0:15no
Letras para cantarAngélica NegrónSor Juana Inés de la Cruz0:113 female voices — electronicsno31Spanish
Letter To Our ChildrenJustine F. ChenJacqueline Goldfinger0:14mezzo-soprano — harp, 2 vln, vla, 2 vcno16
LilithAnthony DavisAllan HavisnoEnglish
Lo-Re-LeiDai Weithroat singer — str 4tetno14View Recording
Loisaida, My LoveJesse MontgomeryBimbo Rivas0:05mezzo-soprano — vcno11
Looking at YouKamala SankaramRob Handel1:306 singers — 3 sax, pno, electronicsno65View Recording
Lord, I Want to be a Christian/Give Me JesusShawn E. Okpebholobaritone — fl, pnono12
Love Raise Your VoiceTarik O’Regan0:02soprano — vln, pnono12EnglishView Recording
Love SongsJonathan Bailey Holland0:08soprano — fl, cl, perc, vl, vla, vcno16
Lowak Shoppala’ (Fire and Light)Jerod Tate1:30soprano, baritone, narrator — orchestra (3(2 picc).2.3(b.cl).3(cbsn) – 4.3.3.1 – timp, 3perc, harp, pno – str) — children’s chorusyes31View Recording
LuciérnagaGabriela OrtizSilvia PeláeznoView Recording
Lunar SongsJesse MontgomeryJ Mae Barizo0:07voice — str 4tetno14
LuvShreya Jhano
Luz de LavaGabriela OrtizArmando Salas Portugall0:33soprano — orchestra (3.2.3.3 – 4.4.3.1 – timp, 3perc, harp, pno – str) — choiryes11View Recording
Lynx Lamour Goes to NashvilleTomson HighwayTomson HighwaynoWoods Cree
Lyrics of Love and SorrowMalcolm J. Solomonvoice — vc, pnono12
Madame MaoBright ShengColin Graham2:00— orchestra (2.2.2.2 – 4.3.3.1 0 timp, 4perc, harp – str), 8 dancers — SATByes13
Madame White SnakeZhou LongCerise Lim JacobsEnglishView Recording
Madcap’s DiaryAlice Ping Yee Ho0:08soprano — a.fl, harpsichordno12
MakuParisa Sabet0:08soprano — fl, cl, pno, vln, vc, audio playbackno16EnglishView Recording
MalabarismosAngélica Negrón0:02female voice — flno11
Mama’s little Precious ThingAllison Loggins-Hullsoprano — 4 vln, 2 vla, 2 vc, dbno1
Marian’s Song (a chamber opera)Damien SneedDeborah D.E.E.P. Moutonsoprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, bass baritone, bass, unknown — orchestra — chorusyes61EnglishView Recording
Mask Your Sonic StoryReiko YamadaReiko Yamada1:009 female singers — percussion ensembleno9View Recording
MasterJacinth GreywoodsDeepali Gupta2 female, 1 male voicesno3
May I Feel – An Opera in Seven MinutesBright Shenge e cummings0:07soprano, tenor — pno 4 handsno22English
Meditation on a Century PlantMichi Wianckovoice — stringsno11
MessaAlvin Singletontext from Catholic Liturgy0:26soprano — fl, electric organ, 2 git, vc, db — SATB chamber chorusyes16
Mi LumiaAngélica Negrón0:053 female voicesno3
midnight oftenChe Buford Bufordr.h. sin Buford0:06soprano — vla, pnono12englishView Recording
Minette FontaineWilliam Grant Still2:00coloratura soprano, soprano, countertenor, baritone — orchestra (3(picc).3(e.hn).3.2(cbsn) – 3.2.3.1 – timp, perc, harp – str) — chorusyes5
MirandaKamala SankaramKamala Sankaram, Rob Reese1:156 singers — vln, vc, cl, t.sax, bass cl, bar.sax, e.git, electronicsno68View Recording
Misha’ Sipokni’ (The Old Ground)Jerod Tate0:35soprano, tenor, baritone — orchestra (2(picc).2.3(b.cl).3(cbsn) – 4.2.3.1 – timp, 2perc, harp, pno – str) — chorus, and children’s chorusyes31View Recording
Missa LatinaRoberto Sierra1:17soprano, baritone — orchestra — SATB choiryes21View Recording
Missa pro DefunctisJoseph Jones1:30soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone — orchestra (2.2.2.2 – 4.4.3.0 – timp+5 – str) — SATByes41Latin
moment colorésFaye ChiaoAlbert Giraud0:18soprano — fl, cl, vln, vc, pnono15View Recording
Monkey and Francine in the City of TigersKamala SankaramDavid Johnston0:404 singers — pno, hand percno42
Morning CallLiliya UgaySokunthary Svay0:07soprano — fl, ob, cl, perc, harp, vln, vla, vc dbno18EnglishView Recording
MotaWilliam Grant Still2:004 principal roles (soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone), 4 secondary roles (2 tenor, 2 baritone) — orchestra (2(picc).2.2.2 – 4.3.3.1 – timp, perc (2), harp – str) — chorusyes4
Motherless ChildMaria Thompson CorleyKirsten Maria Corley4:30soprano — string quartetno4English
Murasaki’s Moon, An OperaMichi WianckoDeborah Brevoort1:09noView Recording
Muscogee Hymn SuiteJerod Tate0:30traditional Mvskoke singer, baritone — orchestra (2(a.fl/picc).2.2(b.cl).2(cbsn) – 4.3.3.1 – timp, 2perc, harp – str) — children’s chorusyes21View Recording
Mystery DateMalcolm J. SolomonMalcolm J. Solomon0:292 soprano, mezzo-soprano, spoken male — orchestrano4EnglishView Recording
Myths of HistoryJulius Williamssoprano — orchestrano11
NamwayutParmela Attariwala & Ian Cusson, co-composersYvette Nolanno
Naomi in the Living RoomJonathan Bailey Holland0:202 soprano, baritone — ob, cl, bsn, tpt, tbn, perc, hapr, 2 vln, vla, vc, cbno312
Napi and the RocksCris Derksen0:25narrator — orchestrano11
Navidad en la montañaRoberto SierraVirginia Sierrasoprano — orchestrano11View Recording
Necessity is a MotherAlvin SingletonAlvin Singleton0:303 female actors — amplified dbno31
Never Seek to Tell Thy LoveHannah Kendall0:052 soprano, altono3
Never was the wayJames Diaz0:15voice — a.fl, b.cl, perc, vln, vcno15
New Andean SongsGabriela Lena FrankJosé Maria Arguedas0:21soprano, mezzo-soprano — 2 perc, 2 pnono24Spanish
Night SongsVivian Fung0:18mezzo-soprano — chamber ensemble (1.1.1.1 – 1.1.1.0 – perc, pno, harp – 1.1.1.1)no114View Recording
Night Wears BlackJuhi Bansaladapted from Rumi0:05soprano — vc, pitched bellsno12View Recording
NightsongsH. Leslie AdamsLangston Hughes0:16high voice — orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 2.0.0.0 – harp – str)Yes1EnglishView Recording
NightsongsH. Leslie Adamsmultiple librettists0:20mezzo-soprano or baritone — orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 2.0.0.0 – timp, perc, harp – str)No11
Nirvana SketchesAlice Ping Yee Ho0:11solo male or female voice — orchestrano11
Not Hands Like MineHannah Kendall0:062 soprano, altono3
Nothing is SubtleKaren Sunabackamezzo-soprano, actor — fl, cl, percno23
Now Fatal ChangeTarik O’Regan0:09mezzo-soprano — vlnno11View Recording
O Death, O GraveIan Cusson0:052 voices — e.git, harpsichordno22
O NightingaleParisa Sabet0:04mezzo-soprano — fl, git, harpno13
Obeah OperaNicole BrooksNicole Brooks20+ women — a capellano20View Recording
ÖcalanNathan FelixNathan Felix0:20soprano, tenor — vln, vla, vc, pno — SATB chorusyes24KurdishView Recording
Ocean ChildAlice Ping Yee HoMarjorie Chan0:16soprano — orchestrano11View Recording
OceanaOsvaldo Golijov0:27soprano, boy soprano — 2 fl, 3 perc, 2 git, harp, str — chorusyes21View Recording
Of the Sea shortIan CussonKanika Ambrose0:07no
OmarMichael Abels, Rhiannon GiddensMichael Abels, Rhiannon Giddensno
On Baldness & Other SongsCynthia Lee Wongmultiple0:19soprano — orchestra (4.3.3.3 – 2.2.2.1 – timp/rt, 3 perc, harp, pno/cel – strno11English
On MusicShawn E. Okpebholosoprano — cl, pnono12View Recording
On the OriginJustine F. ChenRochelle Bright0:252 soprano, baritone — pnono31View Recording
one storyFaye Chiao0:20soprano, narrator — chamber ensembleno2View Recording
Opera das PedrasClarice AssadDenise Milanno
Orchestral PowwowCris Derksen0:456 Powwow singers — orchestra, drummers, solo vc, 1 hoop dancerno61
Out of the RainMichael ChingHugh Moffattno
Owl SongRaven Chaconvoice — sinfoniettano1
Panacea Nø-ChêDu Yun0:08countertenor — tenor recorder, electronicsno12
Panamericana, A Latin-Jazz FantasyPaquito D’RiveraAnnie Colina0:08soprano — cl/a.sax, tpt, git/Venezuelan Cuatro, bandoneon, marimba/vib, pno, bsns, trap drum/percno19English
Paradise InterruptedRuo HuangJi Chao, Jennifer Wen Ma, Huang Ruo, and Qian Yi1:30Kunqu opera singer, countertenor, tenor, baritone, bass baritoneno5View Recording
Parizade and the Singing TreeKarim Al-Zand0:24narrator — fl/picc/a.fl, cl/b.cl, vln, vc, pno, percno16View Recording
ParsimoniaAngélica Negrón0:046 female voicesno6
Partial MenDai WeiDai Weivoice — str 4tet, live electronicsno12View Recording
Pearl of AsiaAlice Ping Yee Ho0:30soprano — orchestra — chorusYes11
PendulumClarice Assad0:15vocalist — tpt, pnono12
PhilomelJustine F. Chen0:15soprano — fl/picc/a.fl, bsn, cor, tpt/flugelhorn, vln, vc, dbno17
Pierrot SongsJoshua Cerdenia0:13soprano — Pierrot ensemble (fl, cl, vln, vc, pno)no15EnglishView Recording
Pimooteewin (The Journey)Melissa HuiTomson Highwaysoprano, tenor, narrator/actor — fl, ob, perc, vln, vla, vc, bassno37Cree
Plenty Good RoomMaria Thompson CorleyKirsten Maria Corley2:19soprano — string quartetno14English
Pomok naka PoktoinskwesJeremy Dutcher0:06soprano, male voice — perc, str 5tet, electronicsno27View Recording
Poppies in the GraveyardJonathan Bailey Holland0:09soprano — cl/b.cl, pnono12
PrayerAlvin Singleton0:21tenor — organ, harp, tpt, vc — chamber choiryes14
Pueblo MulatoTania LeonNicolás Guillén0:12soprano — ob, git, perc, pnono14
Purchase of ManhattanBrent Michael Davids0:56soprano, tenor, baritone, American Incian singers — chamber orchestra, American Indian flute — SATB chorusyes1
Pythagoras of Samos (Drama Musical in one act)Andersen VianaAndersen Viana1:30soprano, tenor, 2 baritone, bass — pno, perc — small SATB chorusyes52PortugueseView Recording
QadarTony SmallTony Small2:002 soprano, mezzo-soprano, 2 alto, 2 tenor, baritone, bass — orchestra (incl oud) — chorusyes9English, ArabicView Recording
Queen ClaraMary WatkinsLance Belvilleno
Quiet Love and Moon AriaAlice Ping Yee Ho0:10soprano — pno, gitno12
Quiet Thoughts by NightRoydon Tse0:04tenor — orchestra (or piano reduction)no11Mandarin
Quiet Thoughts by NightDaniel SabzghabaeiBai Li0:05soprano or tenor — orchestra (incl dagu drum and pipa)No11MandarinView Recording
QuirkheadNina ShekharNina Shekhar0:09soprano — str 4tetno14EnglishView Recording
Raices (Tabla Raza)Tania Leon0:12voice — fl, vln, db, pno, tabla solo, 2 percno17
ramonanewyorkamsterdamKamala SankaramKamala Sankaram0:25mezzo-soprano — str 4tet, pnono15
RedenciónJohanny Navarro0:25no
ReflectionsTania LeonRita Dove0:10soprano — pno, cl, a.sax, tpt, 2 perc, str 5tetno111
Rhyme and Punishment: A Musical Comedy in One ActFaye ChiaoAnton Dudley0:45noEnglishView Recording
Ribas-DominicciNathan FelixNathan Felix0:25mezzo-soprano, baritone — vln, vla, vc, pno — SATB chorusyes24EnglishView Recording
Rivers, A Poetic SuitePaquito D’RiveraLangston Hughes, Julia de Burgos, José Maria Heredia0:18soprano — fl, cl/a.sax, cor, pno, perc, vc, dbno17English
Robotic SongsCynthia Lee Wong0:032 soprano — percno21
RosalindHannah Kendall0:15soprano (playing 15 note music box and harmonica in C), baritone — piano (+ a piece of A4 paper)no21
RoseTomson Highwayno
RSBEMichael ChingnoView Recording
Ruka The Eco-MusicalTony SmallTony SmallnoView Recording
Saia’tatokenhti: Honouring Saint Kateri,Barbara AssiginaakDarren Bonaparteno
SarajevoOsvaldo Golijov0:05soprano — cl, vla, vc, dbno14
Sarrasine, Scene 3, “Our love is like a diamonded chalice…”Kyle UkesKyle Ukescountertenor, baritone — pnono21English
Say You Have This Ball of MeaningAlvin SingletonPatricia Hampl0:15baritone — harp, accordion, 2 perc, strno11
ScatteredClarice Assad0:23scat singing — orchestra w piano solo (2.2.2.2 – 4.3.2.b.tbn.1 – timp, 2perc – str)no11View Recording
Scourge of HyacinthsTania LeonTania Leon1:30mezzo-soprano, 3 tenor, 3 baritone, bass, 3 speakrs — orchestra (1(picc,a.fl).1(Eb,b.cl).a.sax/t.sax.1(cbsn) – 1(cnt).1.1.0 – 3perc, pno – single str)no1116View Recording
SearchAlvin SingletonMari Evans0:02soprano — fl, vibraphoneno12
Seven Armenian SongsGabriela Lena FrankNahapet Quchak0:30soprano — perc, vlnno12ArmenianView Recording
Seven SistersJustine F. ChenStephanie Fleischmann1:305 soprano, 2 mezzo-soprano — 3 vln, 3 vla, 3 vc, db, percno711View Recording
Seven Songs from Midare-gamiReiko YamadaAkiko Yosanosoprano — str 4tetno14
SheNina ShekharMaya Angelou0:08mezzo-soprano — sitar, vln, vc, marimbano14
Shell Shaker: A Chickasaw OperaJerod Tate1:303 soprano, girl soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, boy soprano, 2 tenor, 2 baritone, bass — orchestra (3(picc).3(eh).3(bcl).3(cbsn) – 4.3.3.1 – timp, 3perc, harp – str) — SATByes111
Shikata ga naiRoydon Tse0:15tenor, baritone — pnono21
Shilombisho Ittayallittook (Worth of the Soul): A Musical Tribute to American Indian WarriorsJerod Tate1:00narrator — orchestra/symphonic wind ensemble — chorusyes11
Shine ThroughTony SmallTony Small, Lisa LevinenoView Recording
Shiva She SaysDai Weithroat singer — str orchestra, pno, percno11View Recording
Silver RiverBright ShengDavid Henry Hwang1:08African-American actress (Western style), Asian Male singer (Chinese Opera style), baritone (Western Opera/Musical Theatre style) — fl/picc/a.fl, cl/b.cl/perc, pipa, perc, vln/perc, vc/perc, 3 dancers (Asian Female Dancer, 2 Dancers)no36English
Sing My PeopleJoyce Solomon Moormansoprano, tenor, bass — chamber ensemble — SATB chorusyes3
Sing to the SunAlvin SingletonAshley Bryan0:16narrator — ob, cl, perc, pno, vla — children’s chorusyes15View Recording
Singin’ SepiaTania LeonRita Dove0:12soprano — cl, vln, pno 4 hndsno14View Recording
SirensJuhi Bansaltext adapted from James Russell Lowell0:322 soprano, mezzo-soprano — pre-recorded trackno31View Recording
Slaying the DragonMichael ChingEllen Frankelno
Small ArgumentAlice Ping Yee Ho0:20soprano — fl, pnono12
Smash DivisionLeila Adufemale voice — percussion quartetno14View Recording
Snow on the RiverCynthia Lee WongLiu Zongyuan0:03soprano — orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 0.0.0.0 – vib, mar, harp, cel, solo zhonghu (or solo vla) – str)no2
Someone Else’s ChildJohn Wineglass0:13narrator — orchestra (3(picc).3(e.hn).3(e.b,b.cl).3(c.bsn) – 4.4.3.1 – timp, 4perc, harp, pno/cel – str)no11
Song of the Peach Blossom CottageXuesi XuYin Tang0:061 soprano — fl, cl, marimba, vln, vc, pnono6Chinese
Songs for Baritone and OrchestraJulius Williamsbaritone — orchestrano11
Songs from the Book of NightmaresGity Razaz0:07soprano — oboe, cl, hn, pnono14
Songs from the DiasporaRoberto Sierra0:20soprano — str 4tet, pnono15View Recording
Songs from the Post-Truth EraKarim Al-Zand0:06soprano — bsnno11View Recording
Songs of GernikaCynthia Lee WongIrantzu Agirre0:09soprano — harp, str 4 tetno15
Soon I will Be DoneMaria Thompson CorleyMalcolm Richard Corley4:10soprano — string quartetno14English
Speed Dating TonightMichael ChingMichael ChingnoView Recording
Spirit Chief Names the Animal PeopleJerod Tate0:25narrator — fl/picc, 2 bsn, 2 cor, tpt, perc, pno, strno1View Recording
Spirit Woman SongBrent Michael Davids0:05soprano — orchestra or chamber orchestrano11View Recording
Spiritual SuiteTania Leon2 soprano, narrator — amplified ensemble — chorusyes3
SplinteredJustine F. Chen and Jorge SosaLila Palmerno
Standing Bear: A Ponca Indian Cantata in Eight TableauxJerod Tate0:25baritone — pno, str 6tetno17View Recording
StatisticsShreya JhaShreya JhanoView Recording
Stein SongsRoger Zare0:17soprano — b.cl, vln, percno13EnglishView Recording
Stockbridge Mohican SongBrent Michael DavidsBrent Michael Davis0:05voice — shaker, 2 dbno13Mohican
Suite for voice and chamber ensembleGity Razazvoice — chamber ensembleno11
Suite for Voice, Piano, and BassoonMalcolm J. Solomonvoice — bsn, pnono12
Surely I know the Spring that Swiftly FlowsKaren Sunabackabaritone — str 4tetno14
Sweet LandRaven Chacon, Du YunAja Couchois Duncan, Douglas Kearney2:02— fl, fl/sax, 2 cl/sax, tpt, tbn, 2 tba, 3 perc, 2 git, 2 pno, 3 vln, 2 vla, 2 vc, 2 db, — chorusyes1623View Recording
SwimmyKarim Al-Zand0:05narrator — cl, pno, vln, vcno14View Recording
SyntheticoClarice Assadamplified voice (TC Helicon’s Voice Live Touch) — cl, vln, vc, pnono14View Recording
Taking Up SerpentsKamala SankaramJerry Dye1:006 singers — 3 sax, pno, electronicsno65
Tale of Da Ji PrologueAlice Ping Yee Ho0:05soprano, bass baritone — cl/b.cl, bsn, tpt, perc, pno, vln, vla, vcno28
Tale of M’WhellAlice Ping Yee Ho0:20soprano — b.cl, vln, pnono13
Tan-TanHannah Kendall0:15mezzo-soprano (who plays harmonica and 15 note Music Box) — fl/pic/a.fl/b.fl/harmonica, cl/b.cl, vln/voice, perc/voiceno14
TaniaAnthony DavisMichael John La Chiusa1:30soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, bass, 2 male, 4 female — 3 ww, bsn, 2 perc, pno, vln, vc, dbno1010English
Technobabble IVDaniel Sabzghabaei0:09high voice — fl, cl, vl, perc/plastic bagsno14View Recording
Tender ButtonsRoger Zare0:17soprano — vlnno11EnglishView Recording
Tesla’s PigeonMelissa Dunphytext by Shakespeare, Goethe, Viereck, Traditional0:18soprano — orchestra (3.2.3.3 – 4.2.2.1 – timp, perc, harp – str)no11View Recording
The (Post) MistressTomson HighwayTomson HighwaynoEnglish, with some Cree and French
The Battle of Bull Run Always Makes Me CryJonathan Bailey HollandCarole Real0:122 soprano, mezzo-soprano, male actor — cl, vln, vc, pno, marimbano45
The Bitter SuiteKamala SankaramHunter S. Thompson0:08soprano — vla, vc, acoustic bass, e.gitno14
The Boatman’s AriaKamala Sankaram0:05baritone — fixed electronicsno1
The Book CollectorStella C. Y. SungErnest Hilbert0:49noView Recording
The Boy from TroyMaria Thompson CorleyDiana Solomon-Gloverno
The Bronze LegacyDamien Geterlow/med voice — fl, pno, db, percno14
The Call Across the Valley of Not-KnowingGity Razaz0:35soprano, baritone — cl, vc, pnono23EnglishView Recording
The Central Park FiveAnthony DavisRichard Wesleysoprano, 2 mezzo-soprano, 5 tenor, baritone, 3 b baritoneno12
The Course We SetJohanny Navarro0:10no
The CrossingClarice AssadE. M. Lewisno
The Curious Lady of Lyme RegisLaura Jobin-AcostaKaitlin SullivannoView Recording
The DisappearedClarice AssadDaniel Basilio0:10noView Recording
The DisinheritedClarice AssadNiloufar Talebino
The DragonJustine F. Chen0:50soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, bass — pno OR 3 fl, perc — optional chorusyes41
The Gonzales CantataMelissa Dunphypublic domain0:406 soprano, alto, tenor — organ — SSAT choiryes81View Recording
The Grey LandJoseph C Phillips JrJoseph C Phillips Jr, Isaac Butler, Sonya Sotomayor, Frederick Douglass, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Carolyn Bryant Donham1:05soprano, narrator — fl/picc, cl, alt sax, bsn, cor, tpt, tbn, 4electric/acoustic git, 2 electric pno, harp, 4 vln, 2vla, vc, electric bass — 6 treble voicesyes222EnglishView Recording
The Hill WifeJoseph JonesRobert Frost0:24medium-high voice — cl, vln, vcno13English
The Infinite Energy of Ada LovelaceKamala SankaramRob Handel0:456 singers — str 4tet, pnono65
The Knife of DawnHannah KendallTessa McWattbaritone — harp, vln, vla, vc — 2 sop, altyes14EnglishView Recording
The LandingLeila Adufemale voice — str 4tet, harpno15
The Late WalkJasmine BarnesNikolaus Hochstein Cox0:12soprano, 2 mezzo-soprano, baritone — bsn, pnono42
The LeaderKarim Al-Zand0:35soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, 2 baritone — fl, cl, cornet, tbn, 2 vlns, vla, vc db, percno5View Recording
The Legend of Sleepy HollowVivian Fungoperatic voiceno1
The LetterMalcolm J. Solomonno
The Life and Death(s) of Alan TuringJustine F. ChenDavid Simpatico1:50soprano, mezzo-soprano, 2 tenor, baritone, 2 bass baritone — orchestra (2(picc).1.1(b.cl).a.sax/bar.sax.1(cbsn) – 1.1.1.1 – perc, pno/cel/pipe organ, harp – str (5.4.4.4.2)) — SATB chorus (24 singers min)yes71View Recording
The Lonely Doll: A Full Length MusicalFaye ChiaoTasha Gordon-SolmonnoEnglishView Recording
The Lost Country of SightJuhi BansalNeil Aitken0:12soprano — vc, pno, percno13View Recording
The Lotus Told MeDai Weithroat singer — fl, cl, vln, vc, pnono15View Recording
The Madness of Queen CharlotteAlice Ping Yee Ho0:09soprano — fl, vla, vc, pnono14
The Maiden TowerJustine F. Chen0:40soprano, tenor, bass, actress — fl/picc, cl, cor, perc, harp, pno, 2 vln, vla, vc, db, electronics (quadraphonic speaker set-up)no412
The Man Who Swallowed a SnakeDu Yun0:19voice — perc, db or sax, percno12View Recording
The mask in the MirrorRichard ThompsonRichard Thompson2:303 soprano, 3 mezzo-soprano, 3 tenor, 2 baritone — 2 fl/picc, ob, eng horn, cl, 2 bsn, 2 cor, 2 percno1111EnglishView Recording
The Meadow LarkH. Leslie AdamsPaul Laurence Dunbar0:05high voice — 2fl, 2ob, 2cl, 2bsn, 4hn, 3tpt, 3tbn, tba, perc, strno11
The Mouse and the CamelRobert OwensJalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumimezzo-soprano — vla, vc, pnono13EnglishView Recording
The New CanadiansPeter AbandoCarolyn Nakagawa2:009 actor/singersno96View Recording
The Night SingerVivian Fungsoprano, tenor, bass baritone — pnono31
The Parksville Murders, Episode 1Kamala SankaramJerre Dye0:10soprano, mezzo-soprano — fixed electronics — chorusyes21
The PhoenixBright ShengInspired and based on a short story by Han Christian Anderson. English lyrical adaptation by Bright Sheng.0:25soprano — orchestra (3.3.3.3 – 4.3.3.1 – timp, 4perc, harp – str)no11
The PillarWilliam Grant Still2:00soprano, mezzo-soprano, 2 countertenor, 3 tenor, 2 baritone, bass — orchestra (3(picc).3(e.hn).3.3(cbsn) – 3.3.2.1 – timp, perc, drums, cel, harp – str) — chorusyes10
The PrisonerKarim Al-Zand0:28bass — orchestra (3.3.3.3 – 4.4.3.1 – harp, pno/cel, timp, 4perc – str)no11View Recording
The Red RibbonYlan ChuYlan Chu0:08soprano, tenor — picc/fl, cl, cor, vln, vcno25English
The Red Silk Thread: An Epic Tale of Marco PoloStella C. Y. SungErnest HilbertnoView Recording
The Rosina ProjectIkechi Chijiuba Ihemeson & K.F. JacquesMikey to the Pno
The Secret Code of Mary Bowser: An Operatic SceneFaye ChiaoAnton Dudley0:10no
The Secret RiverStella C. Y. SungMark Campbell1:103 soprano, mezzo-soprano, baritone — fl, cl, bsn, vl, vla, vc, db, harp, pno, percno511View Recording
The Seduction of HonoriusDaniel Sabzghabaeimezzo-soprano — orchestrano1View Recording
The Selfish GiantClarice AssadLila Palmerno
The Seven Last Words of ChristLaura Jobin-Acosta0:45soprano, baritone — fl, str 5tet — 8 voice choiryes26View Recording
The Sky Where You AreMaria Thompson CorleyJenny O’Connllsoprano, mezzo-soprano, baritone — vln, pnono32English
The Snow GlobeIan CussonColleen Murphy0:07no
The Son of ManKareem RoustomKahlil Gibran0:58soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, bass baritone — tpt, harp, perc, organ — SATByes44View Recording
The Song of MajnunBright ShengAndrew Porter1:00soprano, 3 mezzo-soprano, tenor, 2 baritone, bass — orchestra (2.1.1.1 – 2.1.1.0 – timp, 3perc, harp, pno – str) — chorus (16-24)yes81English
The Song PoetJocelyn HagenKao Kalia Yangno
The Start Are SettingParisa SabetHakim Omar Khayyam0:11voice — mandolin orch, guitar 4tet, strno1
The Stream, An OperaMichi WianckoSarah LaBrieno
The Tongue & The LashDamien SneedKaren Chiltontenor, baritone, bass, chorusyes3English
The Wanton SublimeTarik O’ReganAnna Rabinowitz0:30mezzo-soprano — fl/picc, 2 perc, git, e.git, vln, vla, vc, db, pre-recorded mezzo sopranono19
The War BrideNathan FelixNathan Felix0:30soprano, 2 tenor, 2 baritone — ob, cl, tpt, b tbn, perc, pno, vla, vla, vc — SATB chorusyes59EnglishView Recording
The War BrideNathan Felix0:30— 2 vln, vc, pno — chorusYes34EnglishView Recording
The WifeKamala SankaramKamala Sankaram0:12soprano — accordion, live electronicsno12
The Wind May KnowDai Weisoprano — vcno11
The Yellow Wallpaper SongsGitz Razaz0:10soprano — vln, vc, pnono13
ThirstDu Yun0:15two Xinchang opera singers, two female voices — orchestra (3.3.3.3 – 4.3.3.1 – 3perc, harp, cel – str)no21
Thirteen TankaKarim Al-Zand0:09baritone — ob, vla, vcno13View Recording
Three Chinese Love SongsBright Sheng0:08soprano — vla, pnono12
Three Negro Slave SongsShawn E. Okpebholobaritone — vla, pnono12
Three Patriotic SongsMelissa Dunphytext by Katharine Lee Bates, John Philip Sousa, Lee Greenwood0:08countertenor — 2 fl(picc), harpsichordno12View Recording
Three Psalmic MeditationsShawn E. Okpebholosoprano — alt.tbn (or vla or cl), pnono12
Three Songs for Soprano and OrchestraOsvaldo GolijovSally Potter, Rosalía de Castro, Emily Dickinsonsoprano — orchestra (2.2.2.2 – 2.0.0.0 – 2perc, cel, harp – str)no1View Recording
Three Songs from Tang DynastyAlice Ping Yee Ho0:10soprano or mezzo-soprano — fl, vln, pnono13View Recording
Three, Two, One- BANG!Justine F. Chen0:252 soprano, 2 mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, 4 spoken roles — str 4tet, pnono105
ThriversMichael Ching0:29noView Recording
ThumbprintKamala Sankaram1:306 singers — fl, vln, vla, bass, pno/harmonium, drum kit/Indian percno66View Recording
To See the StarsFaye Chiao0:452 soprano — fl, cl, vln, vc, pnono25View Recording
touchCarla LuceroCarla Lucero and Marianna Mott NewirthnoView Recording
Troubled IslandWilliam Grant Still3:00soprano, countertenor, tenor, baritone, bass — orchestra (2(picc).2(e.hn).2.2 – 3.3.2.1 0 timp, perc, drums, harp, pno – str) — chorusyes5
TurningTania Leon0:13soprano — vc, pnono12
Tuxedo: Between Carnival and LentHannah Kendall0:08alto — 2 cuffed vln, 2 harmonicas, music boxesno15
Two Opera Scenes: Grover and Friends/AlarmVivian FungRoyce Vavrek0:08soprano — percno11EnglishView Recording
Two Poems From the Sung DynastyBright Sheng0:14soprano — chamber orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 1.0.0.0 – perc, harp, pno – single str)no113View Recording
Two Reflections on The BelovèdDaniel Sabzghabaei0:08soprano — perc 4tetno14View Recording
Unburied, Unmourned, UnmarkedJohn Wineglass0:30mezzo-soprano, baritone — orchestra (2(picc).2(e.hn).2.2(c.bsn) – 4.4.3.1 – timp, 4perc, pno – str — SATB chorusyes21View Recording
Under the Double MoonAnthony DavisDeborah Atherton1:45soprano, mezzo-soprano, 2 tenor, baritone, bass baritone, bass — orchestra (2(pic,a.fl).1.2(cbcl).1 – 2.1.2.0 – timp, 3perc, harp – str)no7English
Undying LoveSteve WallaceSteve Wallaceno
Unicamente la verdadGabriela Ortiz1:20noView Recording
UnknownShawn E. Okpebholomezzo-soprano, 2 baritone — pno, a.sax, 2 vln, vc, bsns, percno37
Until Nothing More Can Come OutJames Diezsoprano, alto, tenor — chamber orchestra (1.1.1 – 1.1.1.1 – perc. harp, pno, accor – single str) — SATByes316View Recording
Untitled for Large EnsembleMarc Zollingersoprano — cl, a.sax, cor, e.git, haegum, melodica, vln, vla, dbno19
Untitled Song CycleKareem Roustom0:30mezzo-soprano — orchestrano11View Recording
Variaciones de soledad y esperanzaRoberto Sierra0:07soprano — vln, vc, pnono13
VIVA SongsAlice Ping Yee Ho0:10soprano — sax, pno — children’s chorusyes12
Wakonda’s DreamAnthony DavisYusef KomunyakaanoEnglish
Waktégli Olówaŋ (Victory Songs)Jerod Tate0:25baritone — orchestra (1(picc).1.2(Eb/b.cl).1 – 1.1.1.0 – timp, perc, harp – strno11
Walk on the BeachLaura Jobin-Acosta0:06soprano — str 4tetno14EnglishView Recording
Water People: Mbe NenangpeBrent Michael Davids0:15bass — shell horn, quartz crystal bass flute, water pipes, clay flute, b.cl, water bowls, 6 water drumsno112
We Look to the StarsJuhi Bansalvarious1:002 soprano, mezzo-soprano, alto, tenor — 3 perc, harp — chorusyes54View Recording
We the InnumerableNiloufar NourbakhshLisa Flanagan1:062 soprano, tenor, bass — cl, vln, vc, pno, perc, santour, electronics — chorus of Tenor and Bass (at least 4 performers)yes47English and PersianView Recording
When Day is DoneMeiqiao WangRaindranath Tagore0:10mezzo-soprano, baritone — vc, db, pnono3English, MandarinView Recording
When Reality Breaks the Heart RemainsLeila Adu0:05voice — shakuhachi, electronicsno1View Recording
When the Moon Came UpWenxin Li0:07soprano — fl, git, harpno13View Recording
When the Purple Mountains BurnShuying LinoView Recording
Where There’s a WallIan CussonJoy Kogawa0:16voice — fl, cl, bsn, vln, vla, db OR pnono16
Where We Lost Our VoicesDu Yun0:28female voice, male voice — orchestra, percussion soloist, videono21View Recording
Whitman’s WarJonathan Bailey Holland0:15soprano — orchestra (2(picc).2(eh).2(b.cl).2(cbsn) – 4.3.3.1 – timp, perc – strno11
Who Married Star HusbandsShuying LiKenzie Allen0:15soprano — chamber orchestra (1.1.1.1 – 1.0.0.0 – perc, pno – str.)no11View Recording
WiikondiwinBarbara AssiginaakBarbara Assiginaaksoprano, baritone — 3 First Nations actors and musicians — chorusyes23English, Metis French, Odawa
Winter ScenesKarim Al-ZandD. G. Jones0:13mezzo-soprano — harp, fl/a.fl, vlano13View Recording
Wisdom Whispers on the WindLaura Jobin-Acosta0:072 soprano, mezzo-soprano — drone, organno32EnglishView Recording
Wolf WomanAlice Ping Yee Ho0:30sopranono1
WUORNOSCarla LuceroCarla LuceronoEnglishView Recording
X: The Life and Times of Malcolm XAnthony DavisThulani Davis2:305 soprano, 5 mezzo-soprano, 5 tenor, 4 baritone, bass baritone, bass, non-speaking roles — orchestra (2(pic).1.2(2sax).2(cbn) – 2.1.2.0 – timp, 3perc, cel/pf – str), jazz band (fl, 2 cl, tpt, perc, vc, db, pf, dms)no21English
Yellow Crane TowerRoydon TseCui Hao0:06baritone, tenor — orchestra — SATByes21Chinese MandarinView Recording
Yet UnheardCourtney Bryanvoice — orchestra — chorusyes11View Recording
Yo Misma Fui Mi RutaLaura Jobin-Acosta0:10soprano — 4 fl, 2 a.flno16SpanishView Recording
YoshikoIan CussonLila Palmer0:07no
You Got Your Head Up In the CloudsKerwin Young0:072 soprano — orchestra (1.1.1.1 – a.sax, t.sax – 1.1.1.0 – drums, e.pno – str, e.bass)no21
Your Eyes Are Not Your EyesDu Yun0:10soprano — ob, git, harp, vlnno14View Recording
Yunnan Folk SongsVivian Fung0:19mezzo-soprano, baritone — fl, ob, cl, sheng horn (Chinese reed), perc, vln, vla, vcno28View Recording
ZolleDu YunDu Yun0:55female voice, tenor, narrator — fl, cl, perc, vln, vla, vc, recorded ensemble, electronicsno37View Recording
Zoo SongNina ShekharNina Shekhar0:10singing flutistno11EnglishView Recording
ZuleykhaAfarin MansouriAfarin Mansouri1:00no

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