By Lewis Spratlan | An Opera in One Act | 49′
Composer: Lewis Spratlan
Text by: Constance Congdon
Year Composed: 2002
Instrumentation: An Opera in One Act
Catalogue Number: OM0403
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Listen to an excerpt of Earthrise:
Arranging for her succession, Fauna, an aging chief scientist at a bio-tech firm, interviews three clones of herself. None is right for the job. In comes Wilder, a test-tube baby carrying the genes of eagles, whales, and jellyfish, in a search for his “mother.” He’s superhuman, but flawed and dying.