Shreveport Opera's Production of Dead Man Walking by Jake Heggie and libretto by Terrance McNally

Act One Scene Seven: The Pardon Board Hearing

The mother of convicted murderer and death row inmate Joseph DeRocher speaks on his behalf at his prison pardon board hearing.

Mrs. De Rocher: Audrey Johnson, Mezzo-Soprano
Mr. Hart: Daniel Ewart, Baritone
Conductor: Jerome Shannon
Stage Director: Dean Anthony
Artistic and General Director: Steve Aiken
Audio and Video Recording: Clint McCommon of Fairfield Studios

The beautiful song, Red Dress, dedicated to me by dear friend, Chicago composer Ronald William Hill. Sung at the Sanfilippo Foundation Place de la Musique on June 23, 2013