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Dream of Valentino, The

Composer:
Dominick Argento
Original Language:
English
Librettist:
Charles Nolte
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Description:
Opera in Two Parts

Notes:

Co-Commissioned by: The Washington Opera and The Dallas Opera

Time:
1926, and Post-World War I
Place:
New York, Hollywood, Omaha, S.S. Aquitania
Role Voice Part Classification
Rudolph Valentino Tenor L
June Mathis Soprano L
The Mogul Bass-Baritone L
Marvin Heeno / voice on Record Lyric Tenor F
Natacha Rambova Mezzo-Soprano F
Alla Nazimova Contralto F
Jean Acker/Voice Coloratura Soprano F
Woman in Red Mezzo-Soprano S
Voice (alone) Soprano B
Ballroom Manager Baritone B
Lawyer Bass B
Yes-Men 1, 2, 3, 4 2 Tenors, 2 Basses B
Reporters 1, 2, 3 Tenor, Baritone, Bass B
Secretaries 1, 2, 3 Soprano, 2 Altos B
Dialogue Coach Soprano B
Make-up Woman Alto B
Costumer Tenor B
Publicity Man Baritone B
Photographers (6, or 3) (2) Tenors, (2) Baritones, (2) Bass B
Man with Arrest Warrant Tenor CB
Valentino's Mother (This part may be sung by June Mathis) Soprano CB
Newspaper Man Bass CB

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A Policeman (silent) Mute CB
G CB
 
Minimum Chorus:  24
Divisi:  SATB