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Librettist and artistic director
Aniara is a cosmic tale about humanity at the grand crossroads
Conductor and artistic director
I want to make pieces that help me make sense of the chaos.
I want to make pieces that remind us of the wonder of the Earth, even as we threaten that wonder.
I want to make pieces that allow me to see the world, and my emotional reactions to it, with greater clarity.
I want to make pieces that allow me to understand those emotions.
Aniara is doing – will do – these things.
The structural fragmentation presents interesting challenges to us as we navigate the through line of this 90-minute work. We are creating a series of snap-shots ... a meditation on our purpose.