In development. 65-minute staged work for flute, cello, percussion, two sopranos, mezzo-soprano
World Premiere: April 2, 2018 in the Harris Theatre, Chicago
Commissioned by the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s new music series MusicNOW.
A collaboration between musicians from the CSO and singers and creative team from HOWL, SAVIOR is a mystical re-telling of the life and death of Joan of Arc.
Composed and directed by Amy Beth Kirsten, the production features:
Sopranos Molly Netter and Eliza Bagg
Mezzo-soprano Hai-Ting Chinn
Lighting design by Mary Ellen Stebbins
Sound design by Christopher Kriz