February 26, 1987
Della's Gift
Composer:Dan Welcher
Librettist:Paul Woodruff
Synopsis
New York, 1905.
Della and Jim, a poor young couple very much in love, each secretly makes a sacrifice in order to buy the other a Christmas present. Their actions are contrasted with those of a rich man and his mistress.
courtesy of Theodore Presser Company

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Approximate Runtime (hh:mm)
01:09

Number of Acts
2

Musical Style
extremely lyrical; tonal in an advanced late-20th century manner


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