Schedule C


Jeanine Tesori
Original Language:
Tazewell Thompson
Opera in Two Acts

Inspired by contemporary events and Black Literature, including Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between the World and Me and James Baldwin’s The Fire Next Time

21st Century
Harlem, New York City, New York
Role Voice Part Classification
The Mother Mezzo Soprano L
The Son Tenor L
The Father Bass-Baritone L
Girlfriend #1 * Soprano F
Girlfriend #2 Soprano F
Girlfriend #3 Mezzo Soprano F
The Reverend Baritone F
Policeman #1 Tenor S
Policeman #2 Tenor S
Policeman #3 Bass S
Nurse * Soprano S
*It is possible for Girlfriend #1 and the Nurse to be performed by the same Artist. If both roles are combined to be sung by one Artist, the classification remains Featured.
Please be advised: Contact AGMA for classification if you are combining roles, and/or for classification of unassigned lines, and/or for classification of any combination of Chorus and Solo bits from what has been performed previously.
Minimum Chorus:  24 **
Divisi:  SATB (see note below)
Chorus Notes:  

** The Chorus is optional; the music can be sung by the ensemble.