Param Vir featured at Tagore Festival

22 June 2014
Dartington Hall
Totnes, England

Performance and Lecture starts at 7pm in the Great Hall

1 WHEELING PAST THE STARS - Performance of Param Vir's song cycle drawn from Tagore's poems (Translation by William Radice). Duration 21 minutes approx.

Soprano: Patria Rozario
Cello: Rohan de Saram

2 THE MASK OF THE EXTRAORDINARY - Illustrated presentation by Param Vir with audio-visual examples of recent work. These include an introduction to his orchestral work Between Earth and Sky, inspired by Anish Kapoor's sculpture Cloud Gate in Chicago, as well as to his last opera Black Feather Rising. Duration 60 minutes. Questions will be taken at the end.

3 . . . beyond the reach of the world . . . - Performance of work for Cello and Percussion. Duration: 12 minutes, with an Introduction by Param Vir

Cello: Rohan de Saram
Percussion: Tom Lee

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