The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez: A Border Story
commission for: SSAA Choirs, adult and high school
book club sessions open: 9/8/20
score delivered: 1/11/21
approximate length: 15-16 minutes: 3-4 songs in a cycle. Participating choirs may choose one song to program, or all four songs to program.
lyrics: to be written by lyricist, Chantal Sellers, based on the book “The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez: A Border Story”
advisors: author, Aaron Bobrow-Strain, and musicologist, Talia Jimenez-Ramirez, Ph.D.