am burning, have burned, will burn (2018)
Commission: Helia Music Collective / Liaison Baroque Ensemble
Duration: 9 minutes
Premiere: October 27 2018 | Liaison Ensemble | San Francisco, CA
Premiere: January 19 2019 | Liaison Ensemble | San Francisco
Instrumentation: mezzo soprano, harpsichord, baroque cello, theorbo
am burning, have burned, will burn is composed after Caccini’s Ch’amor sia nudo. In this work, Cupid is reimagined in a neo-noir fantasy–slightly exhibitionist and a little morbid.