RICKY IAN GORDON
The House Without a Christmas Tree
(2017)

Libretto by Royce Vavrek

Duration: 75′
Cast: 3Sop. 2Mezzo-sop. Bar. Ten.; Youth Chorus (SAT)
Orchestration: 1(dbl. Picc.) 1(dbl. E.H.) 2(2nd dbl. B.Cl.) 1(dbl. Cbsn.) – 2 1 1 0; Perc. Pno. Hp. Str.
Commission: Commissioned by the Houston Grand Opera.
Premiere: November 30, 2017. Houston Grand Opera; HGO Resilience Theater, Houston, TX