Industrial-Sized Deals TextBTS15 Shop Women's Handbags Learn more nav_sap_SWP_6M_fly_beacon Deradoorian $5 Off Fire TV Stick Subscribe & Save Shop Popular Services pivdl pivdl pivdl  Amazon Echo Starting at $99 Kindle Voyage Gear Up for Football Baby Sale
Buy New
$16.36
Qty:1
& FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
Bielawa: Chance Encouter has been added to your Cart
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
Color:
  • Bielawa: Chance Encouter
  • Sorry, this item is not available in
  • Image not available
  • To view this video download Flash Player
      

Bielawa: Chance Encouter


See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Audio CD, February 8, 2011
"Please retry"
$16.36
$3.20 $15.00
$16.36 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details Only 1 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Editorial Reviews

Review

Chance Encounter is a 35-minute site-specific musical work, co-conceived by world-renowned soprano Susan Narucki and composer Lisa Bielawa, in which Susan and 12 instruments convene, one or several at a time, in and out of the texture and context of public spaces. The soprano s sung libretto is comprised entirely of utterances that Bielawa overheard over the course of a full year of travel, in transient public spaces around the world Rome, Taipei, Anchorage, Salzburg, Dallas and beyond. These captured phrases are organized into four song-arias: "Topos Nostalgia," "Drama/Self-Pity," "Nothing" and "Aimlessness Song., thereby enacting the listener s private (yet collective) experience of the performance space itself. Each performance venue will require a re-mapping of the spatial and movement elements of the piece onto the new location. The piece had its world premiere in Seward Park, on East Broadway in lower Manhattan, in 2007, and has since been presented at the Whitney Museum in New York in 2008, as part of the opening day events at the MAXXI Museum and along the Tiber River in the heart of Rome in 2010, at the Venice Architectural Biennale in 2010, and in the middle of downtown Vancouver as part of the Modulus Festival. The piece will be released on commercial CD in December 2010 on Philip Glass s Orange Mountain Music label. --Glass Notes


1. Prologue and Opening
2. Topos Nostalgia
3. Transition: Nostalgia-Drama
4. Drama/Self-Pity
5. Transition: Drama-Nothing
6. Nothing
7. Transition: Nothing-Aimlessness
8. Aimlessness Song

Product Details

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Share your thoughts with other customers

Forums

There are no discussions about this product yet.
Be the first to discuss this product with the community.
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
Bielawa: Chance Encouter
This item: Bielawa: Chance Encouter
Price: $16.36
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com

Look for Similar Items by Category