These superstars are pairing up with talented visual artists including animators, experimental filmmakers and choreographers to bring you a number of new pieces throughout the fall and early winter.
Left to right: Du Yun, Gabriela Lena Frank, Missy Mazzoli, Tamar-kali, David Lang, Tyshawn Sorey, Matthew Aucoin
Check out some of the early details for these projects below, but be sure to check back here as we share more.
Project: commissioned revision of Las cinco lunas de Lorca (text by Nilo Cruz)
Performers: SATB chorus, countertenor and piano
Visual Artist: Irene Rodríguez
Filmmaker: Matthew Diamond
Composer/librettist: David Lang
Project: Song of Songs, for soprano and string ensemble
Performer: soprano Angel Blue
Project: The Opera Murder Club: Jane Doe; new commission
Writer/director: Lila Palmer
Performers: Mezzo-soprano Raehann Bryce-Davis, instrumentalists TBA
Composer/LIBRETTIST: Du Yun
Project: Three movements (No-Noha, Climax, Resign) from the one-act opera Zolle.
Animation Producer/Curator: Ron Diamond, Acme Filmworks