March 18th and 19th
At the Hillside Club in Berkeley and The Taube Atrium Theater in San Francisco
More information to come
"expressive, insinuating, full of enigmatic fervor... Each excerpt includes passages that make one intrigued to hear the work at fuller length"
-Joshua Kosman, SF Chronicle
"Somehow, some way, one or more of these works may make it to a full production — at West Edge or somewhere else.
-Steven Winn, SFCV
SNAPSHOT is an opportunity for West Coast Composers and Librettists to put shorter works or excerpts of longer works on their feet with world class vocalists and instrumentalists.
All participating composers and librettists will also be provided a feedback session with leaders in the new opera field.
Questions? Email West Edge Music Director Jonathan Khuner • firstname.lastname@example.org
Successful Previous Participants Include:
MOON BRIDE DOGS
By Ryan Suleiman and Cristina Fríes
18 MELODIES FOR HUILJA
By Joan Huang
HOUSE OF WORDS
By Linda Bouchard
By Nicolas Lell Benavides and Marella Martin Koch
Past media coverage of Snapshot programs: