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DARKLING: An Opera by Stefan Weisman; Libretto by Anna Rabinowitz: 3 Excerpts

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Published on Nov 6, 2011

1) Prologue
2) (@ 06:08) Inside: A Story
3) (@ 08:35) Why Does it End Like This?

Maeve Hoglund, soprano
Hai-Ting Chinn, mezzo-soprano
Jon Garrison, tenor
Mark Uhlemann, bass-baritone

Tom Chiu, Philip Payton, violins
Kenji Bunch, viola
Raman Ramakrishnan, cello
Brian DeMaris, conductor
Spoken Voices directed by Matt Gray

from Albany TROY1315-16

Darkling shows what is possible now and in the future for poetry and music.
The creation of Darkling, an opera with music by Stefan Weisman and libretto by Anna Rabinowitz, is a story of transformations. It is a story that maps the trajectory of bits of memorabilia found in a shoebox to publication of a book-length poem to production of a multi-media experimental opera performed in fully staged and concert versions to its current incarnation as a CD. The faceless, mainly nameless voices of Darkling emerge from a world that is lost to us: that of Eastern European Jewry destroyed in the Holocaust. Darkling spans the period between the two World Wars, interweaving the phenomenal and emotional lives of its characters with the catastrophic events of history. Darkling shows what is possible for music and poetry now and in the years to come.

Contents:
Stefan Weisman, composer
Anna Rabinowitz, librettist

  • Category

  • Song

    • Darkling: Prologue
  • Artist

    • Brian DeMaris, Maeve Höglund, Hai-Ting Chinn, Jon Garrison, Mark Uhlemann
  • Album

    • Darkling
  • Licensed to YouTube by

    • The Orchard Music (on behalf of Albany Records)
  • Song

    • Darkling: Inside a Story
  • Artist

    • Brian DeMaris, Maeve Höglund, Hai-Ting Chinn, Jon Garrison, Mark Uhlemann
  • Album

    • Darkling
  • Licensed to YouTube by

    • The Orchard Music (on behalf of Albany Records)
  • Song

    • Darkling: Why Does It End Like This?
  • Artist

    • Brian DeMaris, Maeve Höglund, Hai-Ting Chinn, Jon Garrison, Mark Uhlemann
  • Album

    • Darkling
  • Licensed to YouTube by

    • The Orchard Music (on behalf of Albany Records)

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