Michael Nyman: The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat (Score)

Books | Chamber Opera

Publisher: Chester Music
Composer: Michael Nyman
Format: Sheet Music | Score

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat investigates the world of a person with visual agnosia – such people “see but do not see”. This Chamber Opera by Michael Nyman, with libretto by Oliver Sacks, Christopher Rawlence and Michael Morris, was based on the book of the same title by Oliver Sacks, and first performed in London on 27 October 1986.

This full score edition contains introductions in English, French, German, and Italian. Scored for Soprano, Tenor, Baritone, Harp, Piano, 2 Violins, Viola, and 2 Cellos, it has duration 70 minutes. Performance material is available to hire from the publishers.

ISBN: 9780711960831
No of pages: 200
Language: English
Catalogue No: CH60918