Instrumentation

Voice of Paul Bunyan(spoken),Johnny Inkslinger(T),HotBiscuit Slim(T),Sam Sharkey(T),Ben Benny(B),Hel Helson(Bar) 2(II=picc).1.2(II=asax).bcl.1 - 2221 - timp(=susp.cym)- perc(1): susp.cym/tgl/SD/TD/glsp/gong/BD+cym/cyms/wdbl/xyl/tamb/vib - pno(=cel) - harp - strings on stage vln.gtr.db

Availability

Full score 0-571-50680-1, vocal score (Eng) 0-571-50538-4, chorus part 0-571-50610-0, libretto 0-571-51938-5 on sale, parts for hire
Material for alternative version scored for two pianos and percussion (David Matthews) for hire

Reviews

"Catchy ballads, romantic numbers, parodies, character pieces, blues and big swinging choruses follow one another in rapid succession." Peter Heyworth, The Observer

Paul Bunyan

revival

Alexandra Palace (London, United Kingdom)

English National Opera, dir. Jamie Manton, James Henshaw

Paul Bunyan

revival

Alexandra Palace (London, United Kingdom)

English National Opera, dir. Jamie Manton, James Henshaw

Paul Bunyan

revival

Alexandra Palace (London, United Kingdom)

English National Opera, dir. Jamie Manton, James Henshaw

Paul Bunyan

Act 1 Scene 2 Tiny’s Song only Masterclass led by Gerald Finley

Britten Theatre, Royal College of Music (London, United Kingdom)

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Paul Bunyan

matinee

Wilton's Music Hall (London, United Kingdom)

English National Opera, Matthew Kofi Waldren, dir. Jamie Manton