Colin Cowles - opera
THE HORSE WITHOUT A HEAD (UNPUBLISHED, OP1)
An opera for schools.
(Piano Vocal Score with libretto)
THE BELL RINGERS (UNPUBLISHED, OP2)
Movement 3 of the larger work entitled Symphonic Ballet – an Evocation of village life.
(Short Score only)
Soprano, contralto, tenor, bass baritone, baritone and chorus.
Piano, keyboard, percussion, bass guitar, clarinet/flute (one player), Bb clarinet/bass clarinet (one player), bassoon, cello.
THE BEAT OF THE DRUM (UNPUBLISHED, OP3)
An Opera for Schools.
Mainly Short Score/Part Orchestration. Incomplete.
Flute, Bb clarinet, trumpet in Bb, trombone, violin, cello, piano/keyboard, side drum, bass drum, wood block, triangle and Timpanis D and G.