Mark Twain and the General - one-act opera about Mark Twain, Ulysses S. Grant and Julia Grant, Music composed by Robert W.
It was truly an exciting experience - composing and performing an opera within 24 hours, working with Atlanta Opera!
Mark Twain and the General, a forty minute opera about a moment in the lives of Mark Twain and President Ulysses S. Grant, will be performed twice in early 2013.
Maestro Butts was awarded The 2012 American Prize Opera Conducting, 2nd Place for his performance of Mozart's Don Giovanni with BONJ Opera at the 2011 BONJ Summer Music Festival at The Col
The 2012 BONJ Summer Music Festival was a resounding artistic sucess with three events garnering glowing reviews.
The latest episode of the innovative series Concerts And Conversations is set to air this fall on cablevision Channel 21 in Morris Systems on Mondays at 3:00 PM starting in October 2012 a
Return to the website in late June for a full schedule of Dr. Butts's popular lectures and courses.