(chamber version, orchestrated by the composer, additional orchestrations by Philip Rothman)
opera in two acts
libretto by Gene Scheer
based on the novel by Émile Zola
Commissioned work: Chamber version commissioned by Opera Theatre Europe
Premiere: March 14, 2006 London, Royal Opera House, Linbury Studio (UK) · Conductor: Timothy Redmond · Staging: Lee Blakeley · Costumes: Emma M. Wee · Stage design: Emma M. Wee (scenic performance)
Cast of characters: Thérèse Raquin · mezzo-soprano - Camille Raquin · tenor - Madame Lisette Raquin · soprano - Laurent · baritone - Suzanne · soprano - Olivier · bass - Monsieur Grivet · tenor
Orchestra instrumentation: 1(pic).1(ca).1(bcl).1(cbsn)-2.0.ttbn(btbn).0-perc(timp, xyl, glsp, mar)-hp.pno-str(188.8.131.52.1)
Publisher: Schott Helicon Music Corporation
Duration: 110' 0''
Year of composition: 2006
Material on hire
Delivery rights: worldwide
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