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Sherry Woods’ music has been described as “beautiful and riveting.”
Her string quartet Chambers written for the Ciompi quartet was called “a winner” that “swarmed with shimmering color and buzzing rhythms, fluttering and flitting in a busy rush.”
(Classical Voice of North Carolina)
Māra A Chamber Opera with libretto written by Stephen Batchelor, was performed in concert version at the Rubin Museum in New York City in 2017. Scenes from the opera were presented in Santa Fe, New Mexico with a panel comprised of librettist Stephen Batchelor, stage director Ronn Smith, music director Benjamin Woods, and composer Sherry Woods on March 5, 2020. The Buddha’s Death, the final scene from Māra, A Chamber Opera, was performed at the Music by Women Festival at Mississippi University for Women on March 6, 2020.