Jonathan Lasch, baritone; Amir Eldan, cello; Bret Hoag, guitar, Eugene Rogers, conductor. The twelfth movement of the fifteen movement work. Text by Rabia, a female Sufi mystic born in Iraq in the 8th century.
Libretto by Aryeh Lev Stollman, based on the 1973 book by Oliver Sacks. Gil Rose, conductor; Jarrett Porter, baritone; Joyce El-Khoury, soprano; Adrienne Danrich, mezzo-soprano; César Delgado, tenor; Andrew Morstein, tenor; Katharine Goeldner, mezzo-soprano; Keith Klein, bass; Erin Merceruio Nelson, soprano; Victoria Davis, soprano; David Small, bass baritone; Stephanie Kacoyanis, contralto; Krista River, soprano; Steven Goldstein, tenor; Michelle Trainor, mezzo-soprano; Sean Malkus, tenor.
Libretto by Aylward, drawing on Dante’s Purgatorio and the Book of Daniel. Nina Guo, soprano; Lukas Papenfusscline, tenor; Tyler Boque, baritone; Cailin Marcel Manson, baritone; Laura Williamson, viola; Issei Herr, cello; Greg Chudzik, contrabass; Daniel Lippel, electric guitar; John Aylward, electronics; Tianyi Wang, electronic sound design assistant; Stratis Minakakis, music director & conductor.