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Musical Style: Use of jazz rhythms and harmonies; natural speech patterns and sweeping lyricism in the vocal parts; extensive use of bass instruments to evoke the dark, brooding quality of the work; effective and dramatic use of percussion and piano
Vocal & Musical Forces
Musical Forces: Clarinet/bass clarinet, acoustic/electric bass, percussion, piano; soprano, baritone
Original Cast: Sophie, Shari Saunders; Raymond, Jonathan Whittaker