August 20, 2020
Pentatone Releases 'Proving Up' on August 21
The opera, based on the short story by Karen Russell, features Michael Slattery playing the role of Miles Zegner.
The New York Times
Tenor Michael Slattery is renowned for his interpretive originality and his voice of purity and power, described by the New York Times as “the balance of the elemental and ethereal.” Slattery regularly performs around the world with leading opera houses and orchestras.Read full bio
Proving Up is based on a short story by Karen Russell, and offers a surreal and disquieting commentary on the American dream through the story of a Nebraskan family homesteading in the late 19th century.SEE album details