An Oratorio by Nathan Currier
on texts of James Lovelock, Loren Eiseley, and Lewis Thomas

Premiered by the
Brooklyn Philharmonic, Robert Spano, Music Director

conducted by Harold Rosenbaum
with The New York Virtuoso Singers
and The Canticum Novum Singers

Elizabeth Keusch, soprano
Marietta Simpson, alto
John Aler, tenor
Kevin Maynor, bass

Emma Tahmiziànand
Judith Lynn Stillman, piano soloists




and special guest appearances of
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin,
and the Shanghai String Quartet

as well as Chris Turner, harmonica
and John Bullard, banjo

Prometheus Dance

and with


Elena Araoz, stage direction
Phillip Baldwin, scenography
Diane Arvanites-Noya, choregrapher
Nigel Gore, actor
Paul and Kathleen Zweifel, supertitles
Jeff Romano
, sound technician

plus a free panel discussion
Sunday April 18th, 2004, 8pm
the Rose Studio, Rose Building, Lincoln Center
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