John Zorn: Shir Ha-Shirim/The Song of Songs

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About This Show

Scored for five female voices and two narrators, Shir Ha-Shirim is John Zorn’s lush and sensitive setting of the Song of Songs, the world’s first erotic verse. Featuring the expressive voices of two of the world’s greatest storytellers, Laurie Anderson and Lou Reed, this is a romantic and lyrical project evoking feelings of love, eroticism, and spirituality. With Martha Cluver, Lisa Bielawa, Kathryn Mulvihill, Abby Fischer, and Kirsten Sollek.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: February 22, 2008 Final Performance: February 23, 2008

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