Orpheus an Opera Ballet by Lloyd Rodgers

An Opera/Ballet based on Ovid's Metamorphoses (#10 and sections from several later portions) by Lloyd Rodgers, with libretto by Lloyd Rodgers and Thomas Graffio. Los Angeles Chamber Ballet. Choreography by Raiford Rogers. Ovid - Dennis Parnell, countertenor; Orpheus - Lawrence Blake; Euridice - Victoria Koenig

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Lloyd Rodgers, Ph.D.
Lloyd Rodgers
Rodgers studied at UCLA (BA 1966, MA 1968, PhD 1970). His teachers included Roy Harris and John Vincent for composition, Robert Nelson for counterpoint, and Robert Stevenson and Nicolas Slonimsky for musicology. He studied orchestration privately with Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.

Occupations: Composer, Musician
Specialties: Opera
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An Opera/Ballet based on Ovid's Metamorphoses (#10 and sections from several later portions) by Lloyd Rodgers, with libretto by Lloyd Rodgers and Thomas Graffio. Los Angeles Chamber Ballet. Choreography by Raiford Rogers. Ovid - Dennis Parnell, countertenor; Orpheus - Lawrence...