Wärme | Warmth

14. – 17. November 2013 19:30 | Wien Modern | Gates – Kurzopern | Palais Kabelwerk

a short dreamy opera reverie –  Wärme

in GATES – Zwischen?Raum (UA)
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Libretto & Composition: Tamara Friebel
Video: Nathalie Latham
Musicians: Kaoko Amano (soprano) with PHACE ensemble
GATES @ Wien Modern 14-17 Nov 2013
Photo © Nick Mangafas

I’m drowning in this fugue,
These voices inside me
Have no idea how to speak
to each other.

There is one,
Trailing hope,
Love,
Fragility,
A new thing.
A silver thread drawn through
Its heart,
Delicate, lonely, afraid.

The other,
Disappointed,
Losing,
Lost,
Hated,

Repelled.