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Billy Budd

Composer:
Benjamin Britten
Original Language:
English
Librettist:
E. M. Forster and Eric Crozier
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Description:
Opera in Two Acts

Notes:

adapted from the story by Herman Melville

Time:
During the French Wars of 1797
Place:
Onboard the H.M.S. Indomitable
Role Voice Part Classification
Captain Edward Fairfax Vere Tenor L
Billy Budd Baritone L
Mr. Redburn, First Lieutenant Baritone L
Mr. Flint, Sailing Master Bass-Baritone L
John Claggart Bass L
Lieutenant Ratcliffe Bass F
Red Whiskers Tenor S
Novice Tenor S
Maintop Tenor S
Squeak Tenor S
Donald Baritone S
Bosun Baritone S
First and Second Mates Baritones S
Novice’s Friend Baritone S
Dansker Bass S
Four Midshipmen (4 boys) Trebles B
Cabin Boy Spoken B
Arthur Jones Baritone B
Three Chorus Soli Tenor CB
Baritone CB
Bass CB
Hurt Sailor Baritone CB
Off-stage Voice Baritone CB

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Sailor with the earring Baritone CB
Gunnar’s Mate Baritone CB
 
Minimum Chorus:  40
Divisi:  TB