||<p><italic>The Yellow Wallpaper</italic> is a one-act opera (in three scenes) for
dramatic soprano and chamber orchestra (eleven instruments). The libretto is a free
adaptation by the composer of the short story "The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte
Perkins Gilman. The instrumentation required is: flute (doubling piccolo), oboe (doubling
english horn), clarinet (doubling bass clarinet and E-flat clarinet), bassoon, horn,
soprano, piano (doubling celesta), violin I, violin II, viola, cello, and contrabass.
The approximate duration is one hour. The work is dedicated to soprano Aimee Marcoux.</p>