Available online until Friday, July 15, 2022.
An artist-led convergence of music, movement, and the natural world.
Fusing classical and contemporary opera repertoire with dance, Voices of Mountains features the world premiere of composer Ian Cusson’s “Fire.” Mezzo-sopranos Rebecca Cuddy and Marion Newman perform with pianist Gordon Gerrard from the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, while choreography from Aria Evans is set against some of Toronto’s most stunning backdrops.
Cast & Creative Team
Rebecca Cuddy, mezzo-soprano
Marion Newman, mezzo-soprano
Aria Evans, dancer/choreographer
Gordon Gerrard, piano
Julie McIsaac, dramaturg
Ian Cusson, composer
Joy Harjo, poet
Producer: Dorian Cox
Director of Photography: Taylor Long
Head of Sound: Bob Shindle
Camera Operator: Gregg Feor
Head of Front of House Technician: Alex Maitland
Technical Director: Mike Ledermueller
Text by Joy Harjo
"Mandoline" and "En sourdine" (Cinq Mélodies, Op. 58)
"The Sage, The Dancer and the Fool"
Text by Marie Clements
"The Devil's Language"
Text by Marilyn Dumont
"Sea Slumber Song" and "In Haven" (Sea Pictures, Op. 37)
"Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour"
Les Contes d'Hoffmann