Robert K. Wallace has written this book so readers can experience the process by which Moby-Dick, the opera, was created and performed on stage. Interviews with the creative team and draft revisions of the libretto and score show the opera in the process of being born. Interviews with the principal singers and the production staff [more]
Bloomsbury Press. Jake writes about his experience with grad school as part of this collection of 41 essays. Available in paperback from Bloomsbury Publishing.
Oxford University Press, Edited by Helen M Greenwald. Jake writes about Composing Opera Today in the Epilogue to this massive, 1200-page volume of essays by leading opera scholars from around the world. Available with preview as hardback or ebook at The Oxford University Press. You can also preview it here: