Brief Candle

Short opera in 3 acts for chorus and mime.

William Mayer (composer), Milton Feist (librettist)


Brief Candle is reputed to be the shortest three-act opera ever written. It hurtles the heroine, a mime, from crib to wedding reception to funeral parlor in the space of six minutes. Her breathless trip through life is traced by three comments from the chorus, all clich
SKU: 116-41883
Ensemble: Opera with Full Orchestra
Duration: 6:15
Language: en
Publisher: Theodore Presser Company
Delivery Method: Print
Product Type: Score and Parts
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