Friday, February 26, 2010
Fisher Ensemble: At the Hawk's Well
The Fisher Ensemble, led by composer Garrett Fisher, present their eighth chamber opera, At the Hawk’s Well, based on a play by Irish poet W. B. Yeats, the first play in English that emulated Japanese Noh theater. Performers include vocalists Jeremiah Cawley, Maria Mannisto, and Kristen Ramer Liang; flutist Clifford Dunn; bassist Greg Bagley; harmonium player Esther Sugai, percussionist Dean Moore, and choreographer/dancer Christy Fisher. Reviewed in the Wall Street Journal.