Opera

    Raven Caller

    Black Feather Rising (2008) 90'

    At a tribal gathering, a young man and young woman see each other, and fall in love.  But she, West-Wind-Rising, is married with a child.  He, Raven Caller, is in subjection to a witch who punishes him . . .  more

    Ion (2000, rev. 2003) 120'

    Param Vir's third opera, Ion is based on the play of the same name by Euripides, in a translation by dramatist David Lan. It is the story of a mother’s grief, of a son lost and found and a timeless quest for truth, honesty and identity. more

    elephant

    Broken Strings (1992, rev. 1995) 60'

    The second opera from the double bill of operas commissioned by Hans Werner Henze for the Munich Biennale in 1992. It is based on an ancient Buddhist parable, the Guttil Jatak . more

    Storm Scene

    Snatched by the Gods (1990) 55'

    The first opera from the acclaimed double bill of operas commissioned by Hans Werner Henze for the Munich Biennale in 1992. The work is based on a narrative poem by Rabindranath Tagore. more