Michael Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage: Mixed Choir And Ensemble
Opera in 3 acts
COMPOSER: Michael Tippett
PUBLISHER: Ernst Eulenburg u. Co.
PRODUCT FORMAT: Study Score
Like few other theatre works—The Magic Flute, A Midsummer Night’s Dream—Tippett’s first opera creates a wholly other place, one where human actions can be seen as in a tilted mirror. Since this is indeed an opera, the place, or dreamspace, is conjured by music: by luminescent music that, in its