The upcoming original cast recording of Missy Mazzoli’s multimedia chamber opera, Song from the Uproar: The Lives and Deaths of Isabelle Eberhardt, was recently featured on WNYC’s The Soundcheck Blog. The original cast recording — featuring mezzo-soprano Abigail Fischer and the modern chamber group NOW Ensemble – is set to be released on November 13 on New Amsterdam Records. Included in the feature is an exclusive track stream of the song “You Are The Dust,” which will stream exclusively until next Tuesday, October 23. In addition, Missy Mazzoli will perform with her ensemble Victoire as a part of New Sounds Live! at World Financial Center on Wednesday, October 24. For more information about this free event, click here.
A record release party will be held on November 11, 2012, 7pm at (Le) Poisson Rouge, featuring performances of selections from the opera with NOW Ensemble and mezzo-soprano Abigail Fischer. For more info and tickets, click here.
To learn more about the opera, check it out here.