“Ten or Maybe Nine Short Useless Songs of Joy or Strangeness”


"Ten or Maybe Nine Short Useless Songs of Joy or Strangeness"


“Ten or Maybe Nine Short Useless Songs of Joy or Strangeness” (2002)

Voice: Marcos Paulo Lemes
Flute: Paulo Sergio de Souza Jr.
Cello: Leandro Carlini
Piano and mis-en-scène: Antonio Celso Ribeiro

Premiere: Conservatório Estadual de Música de Pouso Alegre, MG – June, 2002

Duration: 17’.30’’

Short Monodrama:  Music-Theater for Tenor, Flute, Cello & Piano. Deeply inspired by beautiful poetry of Austrian expressionist poet Georg Trakl, who died at a very young age (1887 –  1914).

This suite brings out the fragility of all human beings, their fears, solitude, madness, dreams, cruelty and impotence before the world. 

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