Higdon: Cold Mountain
Label: CEDILLE RECORDS
SANTA FE OPERA ORCHESTRA HARTH-BEDOYA, NATHAN GUNN
Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Higdon composed Cold Mountain, a contemporary American opera. The libretto for this work is by Gene Scheer, and is based on a 1997 National Book Award-winning novel by author Charles Frazier. This release is part of a series of three operas which will be released in 2016. The work was co-commissioned by Opera Philadelphia and the Minnesota Opera. The Sante Fe Opera performs here, with Miguel Harth-Bedoya conducting.