Jack and the Beanstalk (2021)
for children's choir, baritone, orchestra, narrator | 20:00
by Melissa Dunphy | text by Melissa Dunphy
There is no score for this work currently available. Please contact the composer for more information.
For SSA children's choir, solo baritone in the role of the giant, orchestra (2d1, 2d1, 2, 2 - 4, 2, 2, 1 - perc, hp, str), narrator
A dramatic, fun retelling of the fairy tale for youth chorus and orchestra.
Commissioned and premiered by the Immaculata Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ovidiu Marinescu, and the Kennett Symphony Children's Chorus, conducted by Kristen A. Albert. Revised 2021 for the Fort Dodge Area Symphony, conducted by Joshua Barlage. Please note that the Bandcamp recording is of the previous version and there have been significant changes to the score.
- 14 Feb, 2010: Immaculata Symphony Orchestra and Kennett Symphony Children's Chorus (cond. Ovidiu Marinescu and Kristen Albert) at Alumnae Hall, Immaculata University, PA