Abels: Bringing OMAR to Life

On May 27, 2022, Spoleto Festival USA presents the world premiere of the opera Omar, co-composed by Grammy-winner Rhiannon Giddens, and two-time Emmy nominee and Subito composer Michael Abels. The opera features a libretto written by Giddens; and, the production will be directed by Kaneza Schaal. John Kennedy conducts the eight-member cast (and chorus) which […] Read more »

Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-11-13 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Los Angeles Opera Link: https://www.laopera.org/performances/202223-season/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director Kazem Abdullah, conductor Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Los Angeles, CA Read more »

Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-11-09 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Los Angeles Opera Link: https://www.laopera.org/performances/202223-season/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director Kazem Abdullah, conductor Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Los Angeles, CA Read more »

Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-11-05 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Los Angeles Opera Link: https://www.laopera.org/performances/202223-season/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director Kazem Abdullah, conductor Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Los Angeles, CA Read more »

Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-11-02 End Time: 2022-11-02 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Los Angeles Opera Link: https://www.laopera.org/performances/202223-season/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director Kazem Abdullah, conductor Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Los Angeles, CA Read more »

Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-10-30 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Los Angeles Opera Link: https://www.laopera.org/performances/202223-season/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director Kazem Abdullah, conductor Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Los Angeles, CA Read more »

Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *West Coast Premiere* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-10-22 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Los Angeles Opera Link: https://www.laopera.org/performances/202223-season/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director Kazem Abdullah, conductor Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Los Angeles, CA Read more »

Abels: OMAR Composer Talk

Concert: Abels: OMAR Composer Talk Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-05-28 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Spoleto Festival USA “Conversations” Link: https://spoletousa.org/events/conversations-with/ Concert Information: Martha Teichner, CBS News correspondent and host Charleston Gaillard Center Charleston, SC Read more »

Abels: OMAR *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-06-12 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Spoleto Festival USA Link: https://spoletousa.org/events/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director John Kennedy, conductor College of Charleston Sottile Theatre Charleston, SC Read more »

Abels: OMAR *WORLD PREMIERE*

Concert: Abels: OMAR *WORLD PREMIERE* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-06-08 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Co-composed with Rhiannon Giddens; Spoleto Festival USA Link: https://spoletousa.org/events/omar/ Concert Information: Rhiannon Giddens, libretto Kaneza Schaal, stage director John Kennedy, conductor College of Charleston Sottile Theatre Charleston, SC Read more »