Company Premiere

Music: Kevin Puts
Text: excerpts from the letters of Georgia O’Keefe and Alfred Stieglitz

World premiere: July 20, 2019, at Tanglewood Music Center

Renée Fleming, soprano
Rod Gilfry, baritone
James Conlon, conductor
Wendall K. Harrington, projection designer
LA Opera Orchestra

Introduction (Ms. Fleming)
First Correspondence (Ms. Fleming and Mr. Gilfry)
A Soul Like Yours (Mr. Gilfry)
Ache (Ms. Fleming and Mr. Gilfry)
Georgia and Alfred (Orchestral Interlude No. 1)
Violin (Ms. Fleming)
Faraway (Mr. Gilfry)
Taos (Ms. Fleming)
The Thing You Call Holy (Ms. Fleming and Mr. Gilfry)
The High Priestess of the Desert (Orchestral Interlude No. 2)
Friends (Ms. Fleming)
Sunset (Ms. Fleming)

Performance date and time:
Sunday, May 16, 2021, at 2pm 

Venue: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion (135 North Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, 90012) 

Text excerpts from the letters by Georgia O'Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz used and reprinted by permission of the Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library. All rights reserved.

All programs, artists and dates are subject to change. 

Last updated: January 26, 2020