an opera by João MacDowell
inspired by the work of Ingmar Bergman and the myth of Hecate
Gritos e Sussurros
Viskningar och rop
music and libretto:
Chamber Opera for Female Trio.
Instrumental arrangement for piano, cello, percussion and live electronics.
Laura – The Maiden. Coloratura Soprano‚ younger sister, preparing to die.
Dinna – The Mother. Lyrical Soprano‚ middle sister, expansive personality.
Betty – The Crone. Mezzo Soprano, older sister, reclusive personality.