• Roger Neill premieres new musical comedy with Westwind Orchard

    11 days ago - By USC

    On June 4, Westwind Orchard will host the premiere of the musical comedy Da Ponte by Roger Neill , an alumnus of USC Thornton's Composition program, and Niel Cohen. The comedy explores the life of famous librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte, his partnership with Mozart and how he came to run a grocery store in New Jersey. It also includes operatic favorites from Mozart, selections from contemporaries of Mozart, as well as original music from Neill.
    Roger Neill is a film and television composer best known for his scores for films such as 20th Century Women and Don't Think Twice, as well as his work...
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