Thursday, October 14, 2010
From left: Librettist John Murrell, Composer John Estacio
This is very much a road opera, so I could hardly ignore the various cultures and musics and communities Lillian encountered as she travelled across North America."
For example, the Scandinavians in North Dakota. And the Ellis Island scene when she arrives from Russia is a fun cacophony of sound and languages. - John Estacio
Composer John Estacio talks to Vancouver Sun's David Gordon Duke. To read more, click here.
Photo credit: Tim Matheson
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