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Golden Lily – A new opera based on a banned book

November 5 at 7:30pm at Washington University in St. Louis’s 560 Music Center, Alarm Will Sound will present the world premiere of excerpts from  Golden Lily by composer Fang Man and librettist Jie Guo. The complete is a three-act opera based on the sixteenth-century anonymous Chinese novel Plum in the Golden Vase (Jin Ping Mei金瓶梅). Its […]

October 8, 2022 | , ,

We’re Hiring! – Program Coordinator

Alarm Will Sound seeks a Program Coordinator for part-time work.  Alarm Will Sound is a touring chamber orchestra that commissions and performs contemporary music. The Program Coordinator would be a part-time contractor who would work up to 15 hours a month for $20 an hour. This person would largely work from home, but may occasionally […]

November 15, 2022

Alarm Will Sound at Wash U, Nov 5, 2022

Keep in touch with AWS   Saturday, November 5th, 7:30pm 560 Music Center Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis, MO PROGRAM Jlin arr. Kim and Thompson, “Black Origami” Jlin, arr. Santos Back Against the Wall (premiere) “Golden Lily” (premiere; excerpts) Fang Man, composer Jie Guo, librettist Catherine Chi, projection Yihan Chen, pipa Michael Harley, bassoon […]

October 25, 2022

Golden Lily – A new opera based on a banned book

November 5 at 7:30pm at Washington University in St. Louis’s 560 Music Center, Alarm Will Sound will present the world premiere of excerpts from  Golden Lily by composer Fang Man and librettist Jie Guo. The complete is a three-act opera based on the sixteenth-century anonymous Chinese novel Plum in the Golden Vase (Jin Ping Mei金瓶梅). Its […]

October 8, 2022 | , ,