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William Schuman

Publisher: AMP

The Mighty Casey (1953)
Text Writer
Libretto by Jeremy Gury on the poem “The Mighty Casey” by E. L. Thayer.
Publisher
Associated Music Publishers Inc
Category
Opera and Music Theatre
Year Composed
1953
Duration
1 Hour 20 Minutes
Chorus
SATB chorus; opt ballet
Language
English
Solo Instrument(s)
pantomime role (actor or dancer), 2 Sopranos, 7 Baritones, 2 Tenors, silent role, speaking roles


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Programme Note
William Schuman The Mighty Casey (1953)
Synopsis:
The day of the big baseball game finds Centerville playing Mudville for the State championship. The great player Casey comes to bat for Mudville, which is behind in the bottom of the ninth. Casey swings mightily, but in the end, to his fans’ dismay, he strikes out.

Performances
Date
Title
  • 04 MAY 2013
    Chicago, IL
    Michael Teolis Singers
    William Schuman
  • 07 JUL 2012
    Saratoga Springs, NY
    Lake George Opera
    Curtis Tucker, conductor

    Other Dates:
    8-14 July - Saratoga Springs, NY
  • 12 OCT 2010
    New York, NY
    Canticorum Virtuosi
    Harold Rosembaum, conductor

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