-Breaking the Waves receives BEST OPERA OF 2016 award from the Music Critic's Association of North America
Opera Philadelphia announces it will stream Missy Mazzoli's opera Breaking the Waves in its entirety on March 29th at 1pm. Slipped Disc calls it "the opera of the century".
Breaking the Waves trailer:
Breaking the Waves Promo video from Opera Philadelphia:
Performed by acclaimed chamber ensemble eighth blackbird.
An excerpt from Missy's 2012 music theater work Song from the Uproar, based on the life and writings of Swiss adventurer Isabelle Eberhardt. Performed by mezzo-soprano Abigail Fischer and NOW Ensemble.
Performed by Missy's band Victoire, with soprano Mellissa Hughes. (from their debut release on New Amsterdam Records, Cathedral City)
Performed by Jody Redhage, on cello and voice, and Missy Mazzoli on electronics.