Schedule C

Life and Death(s) of Alan Turing, The

Justine F. Chen
Original Language:
David Simpatico
Opera in Two Acts

“A fantasia of historic proportions based on the remarkable life of the father of the computer”
Piano/vocal revised score dated May/2022. Privately published by the composer.

20th Century
Role Voice Part Classification
Alan Turing Baritone L
Christopher Morcom Tenor F
Sara Turing Soprano S
Joan Clarke Mezzo Soprano S
Steve Todd / Arnold Murray * Tenor S
Fred Clayton / Judge Harrison * Bass-Baritone S
Don Bayley / Bobby / Prosecutor * Bass S
Ensemble Solos Choristers:
Solo Soprano Chorus 1 Soprano S (Scenes 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 & 8)
Solo Alto Chorus 1 Alto S (Scenes 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 & 8)
Solo Tenor Chorus 1 Tenor S (Scenes 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 & 8)
Solo Bass Chorus 1 Bass S (Scenes 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 & 8)
WREN #1 Soprano S
WREN #2 Mezzo Soprano S
WREN #3 Mezzo Soprano S
Cryptanalyst #1 Tenor S
Cryptanalyst #2 Tenor S
Cryptanalyst Baritone S
Solo Soprano Chorus 2 Soprano B (Scene 1)
Solo Alto Chorus 2 Alto B (Scene 1)
Solo Tenor Chorus 2 Tenor B (Scene 1)
Fagmaster #1 Tenor CB
Fagmaster #2 Bass CB
* Each of the combined roles is specified in the score to be sung by the same Artist.
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:  28
Divisi:  SATB (includes the Ensemble Solo Choristers)