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Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
The Rake's Progress

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Title Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
The Rake's Progress
Description Opera in Three Acts

Music by Igor Stravinsky
Libretto by W. H. Auden and Chester Kallman
Creator The Santa Fe Opera
Date July 13, 17, 26, August 1, 8, 14, 1996
Contributor Cast (in order of appearance):
Anne Trulove- Sylvia McNair
Tom Rakewell- Richard Croft
Trulove- Dale Travis
Nick Shadow- Richard Cowan
Mother Goose- Josepha Gayer
Baba the Turk- Judith Christin
Sellem- Anthony Laciura
Keeper of the Madhouse- John Marcus Bindel

Santa Fe Opera
Kenneth Montgomery, conductor
James Robinson, director
Bruno Schwengl, scenic and costume design
Christopher Akerlind, lighting design
Kimberly Mackin, choreographer
Gary Wedow, chorus master
Relation "'Rake's Progress' at SFO provides mixed pleasures"
by Joanne Hoover

Albuquerque Journal
July 15, 1996
"Twentieth-century opera meets the past"
by Candace Magner

Los Alamos Monitor
"Tragedy and Deadly Sins Under a Wet Desert Sky"
by Allan Kozinn

The New York Times
August 5, 1996
"Santa Fe journal: Of rakes and rainstorms"
by Theodore P. Mahne
"Rake's Flashy Regress & Cozy Chamber Opening"
by John Stege

Santa Fe Reporter
July 17-23, 1996
"Santa. Fe Opera takes libertines to heart"
by Olin Chism

The Dallas Morning News
August 5, 1996
"'Rake's pretty, but soulless"
by Marc Shulgold

Rocky Mountain News
August 1996
"Opera's 'Rake's Progress' an exercise in contrast"
by Craig Smith

The New Mexican
July 16, 1996
"Stirring up a desert storm"
by Hugh Canning

The Sunday Times
August 11, 1996
"Rich Roles Bring Divas to the Desert"
by Heidi Waleson

The Wall Street Journal
August 15, 1 996
Type Opera

Newspaper article review

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Santa Fe Journal Of rakes and rainstorms p.1.jpg
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Santa Fe Opera takes libertines to heart August 1996.jpg
Santa Fe Reporter July 17-23 1996.jpg
Rocky Mountain News.jpg
The New Mexican July 16 1996.jpg
The Sunday Times August 11 1996 p.1.jpg
The Sunday Times August 11 1996 p.2.jpg

Citation

The Santa Fe Opera, “Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
The Rake's Progress,” Cook Music Library Digital Exhibitions, accessed October 21, 2021, http://collections.libraries.indiana.edu/cookmusiclibrary/items/show/689.