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Prospect and Refuge

four female voices




Commissioned by Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble with support from the Paul R. Judy Center for Applied Research

Premiered by Quince, May 17, 2015, Constellation, Chicago, IL




















Prospect and Refuge is a wordless music-theater work for four female voices, in which four people meet in a public space, each bringing her own strengths, weaknesses, and desires to this chance encounter. The piece is designed to be re-interpreted and re-staged in each new performance space, making it adaptably site-specific. Architect Hannah Marzynski and stage director Emmi Hilger contributed to the work’s development. Read more about Prospect and Refuge here.

Alexsandr Karjaka

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