25/06/2012

Jay Schwartz: World première in St. Gallen

Reading time: 1 min. world première Jay Schwartz

Zwielicht, the new work by Jay Schwartz, concerns itself with the phenomena of the transformation between different times, but also between life and the afterlife and the boundaries between light and darkness.

What is sacred music? This question hangs in the room, and Marco Santi uses the movement of the dancers in an attempt to answer it.



Zwielicht
(2012)
for 3 trombones, chorus and organ, with choreography by Marco Santi | 60’
prem. 27/06/2012 St. Gallen Festival; Willibald Guggenmos, org; dancers and musicians from the St. Gallen Theatre, cond. Jay Schwartz

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