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Gian Carlo Menotti

Publisher: G. Schirmer

The Most Important Man (1971)
Text Writer
Libretto by the composer.
Publisher
G Schirmer Inc
Category
Opera and Music Theatre
Year Composed
1971
Language
English
Solo Instrument(s)
Dramatic Baritone, Dramatic Tenor, Mezzo soprano, Lyric Soprano, Dramatic Soprano, 2 Baritones, 2 Tenors, Bass, Buffo Bass
Programme Note
Gian Carlo Menotti The Most Important Man (1971)
Synopsis:
Set in 20th-century colonial Africa, Toimé Ukamba hopes to become the ‘most important man’ with his discovery of a formula to change the world. He is thwarted by the ‘white state’ and by the scientist who is his mentor. He dies in disgrace.



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