Augusta Read Thomas commissioned by consortium led by Santa Fe Opera, San Francisco Opera

Augusta Read ThomasProfessor of Composition at the University of Chicago, has been commissioned by a consortium of opera companies, led by the Santa Fe Opera in association with the San Francisco Opera. In participation are: 

Her new opera will receive its world premiere in 2019 at the Santa Fe Opera, and will be realized in collaboration with librettist Jason Kim. 

This project is made possible by generous funding from The Melville Hankins Family Foundation and The Andrew Mellon Foundation