Jenny Kallick has created two original music dramas prior to ARCHITECT: WinterReise (based on Schubert’s song cycle) in 2001 for soprano, baritone, string trio, and piano with director Jeffrey Lentz; and The Death of Victor Hartmann (Incorporating songs and piano music of Musorgsky) in 2003 for bass, violin, clarinet, and cello with director and designer John Conklin. For the Making Opera Project at Amherst College, she has produced Bizet’s Carmen, Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte, La finta giardiniera, and Le nozze di Figaro. Prior to joining the faculty of Amherst College, Ms. Kallick founded the DMA program at the Yale School of Music as Dean of Academic Affairs. Her scholarly work includes writings on Beethoven’s sketches for the Ninth Symphony and Leos Janaceks’s Jenufa. She regularly serves as Chari of the Music Department at Amherst College.
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