THE GODDESS OF THE MOUNTAIN
A 15 minute Opera adapted from the traditional Japanese legend (1971)
Premiere at Edinburgh International Festival Fringe 1972. Revised and recorded 1984 with Leo Andrew, Gareth Thomas, Linda Rusby. Musical Director- Andy Read.
Yosoji is helped to find a magical cure for his village and falls in love with his benefactor.
An Opera in one act adapted from Somerset Maugham's short story
Stranded on a South Sea Island, Sadie Thompson arouses suppressed passions in the Reverend Davidson.
THE GLASS MENAGERIE
Opera in one act adapted from Tennessee William's play of the same name.
Amanda Wingfield persuades her son Tom to bring home a gentleman-caller for her daughter Laura.
Piano suite arranged from the one act opera of 1972.
First performance October 6, 2002 - Tavern on the Green, New York. A friend requested that a piano suite should be prepared for her wedding. The lush, romantic style of the early work suited the occasion, and was well received.