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New In November 9 meet the composers (3)


10:OO AM - 12:00 PM

Berkman Recital Hall

Fuller Music Building -The Hartt School

200 Bloomfield Avenue 

West Hartford, CT


Each year a group of short operas or opera excerpts are chosen from world-wide submissions and brought to life in only two days by Hartford Opera Theater. Please join us to meet the composers of the festival selections and hear them discuss their works.


This event is FREE and open to the public. Each attendee will receive one free pass to our 9th annual New in November Festival on Sunday, November 18 at Christ Church Cathedral in Hartford. To learn more about New in November 9, please visit our New in November page. This event is presented in partnership with the Hartt School Community Division.





Photograph from HOTOpera's 2017 Composer Event

Lecture with composers & librettists from the

         operas featured at our 8th annual 

New in November Festival


Photograph from HOTOpera's 2017 Composer Event

Members of the Four Corners Ensemble performing an excerpt from "Who Married Star Husbands" by composer Shuying Li 

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Photograph from HOTOpera's 2017 Composer Event

L to R: Paul Richards, Composer; Wendy Steiner, Librettist;

HOTOpera Executive Director, Michelle Fiertek; Composer, Tony Solitro

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