We Have Written

 

 

THE SEA
2016
An evening length set of songs inspired by history’s greatest seafarers, found in the literary publication Lapham's Quarterly.

PASSIONATE PILGRIM
2015
An song cycle that sets poems falsely accredited to Shakespeare.

HECUBA
2014
Psychedelic baroque album based on the tragic play by Euripides.

THE BROTHERS GRIMM
2011
Based on the folk tales of the Brothers Grimm and the macabre humor found within.

THE RAKE'S PROGRESS
2009
Telescoping one terrifying moment in the mind of Tom Rakewell, the doomed fool from Stravinsky's opera The Rake's Progress, into a hip hop odyssey.

DE RERUM
2010
Inspired by the imaginative materialism of Lucretius' De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things).  A history of the world to 2000BCE in 20 minutes.

BABINAGAR
2009
"A living-room opera on a folktale from Afghanistan.  It's a familiar story to anyone who knows what happened to Cupid & Psyche: a marriage, a breach of trust, and redemption through trials..." - EC

 


As well as,

Alcestis ( ON Euripides )
BILLY BUDD ( ON Melville )
Lucretia ( ON Shakespeare )
Bonnie Brae Tierkreis ( on Stockhausen )
The Fisherman and His Wife ( on Brothers Grimm)