The opera is for tenor, cello, piano & flamenco dancer.
The background story and subtitles are included in the video.
The three lines of verse at the opening of each video is the inspiration behind each piece of music. The style of music
varies greatly between each video.
In Miniature no.2 I'm using my feet and clapping as instruments, and in Miniature no.4 I'm ordering a complex cup of coffee. Thanks to Cheryl Magat from Peet's Coffee for the lyrics...because all I ever drink is expresso or black coffee.
It gave me the idea to do a video, single take, concentrating on face and hands, playing Mad Rush by Philip Glass.