Crazy to kill
a detective opera

John Beckwith
Composer
John Beckwith
Composition Date: 1988
Revision Date: 1988
Genre: Staged Vocal Works, Operas, Complete Vocal Score

Instrumentation:

Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 1 x Other percussion
  • 1 x Piano
  • 1 x Tape
  • 2 x Narrator/Actor
  • 1 x Soprano
  • 1 x Mezzo Soprano
  • 1 x Baritone
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CATALOGUE INFO:

  • Call Number:
  • MV 7110 B397cr
  • Genre:
  • Staged Vocal Works, Operas, Complete Vocal Score
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • September 17, 1989
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 score ((3), 100 p.) ; 39 cm. + 1 perc. part (55 p.) ; 32 cm.
    106 Pages
    Height: 38 cm
    Width: 28 cm
    Parts page count: 64
  • Additional Information:
  • For soprano, mezzo-soprano, baritone, male actor, female actor/piano, percussion, tape.
    Words in English based on the mystery novel "Crazy to Kill" by Ann Cardwell (N.Y. 1941).
    Percussion includes washboard, cabaza, woodblock, sleigh bells, two cowbells, suspended cymbal, Chinese opera gong, medium tam-tam, three drums, marimba, vibraphone, chain/metal bucket. (For one percussionist).
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