The Oude Kerk presents Parting from the Cliff an opera by the Irish composer and artist Mark Buckeridge. Parting from the Cliff is an opera in three acts – Leaving; Part 1, Meetings; Car. The opera explores themes and ideas of pain, loss, spirituality, lament, love, disillusion and new possibilities. The musical arrangement consists of an electric organ synthesizer, a keyboard, a lap steel slide guitar, a computer and a chorus of singers. Parting from the Cliff will be premiered as part of the Sandberg Instituut’s A Festival of Choices programme 2019.
mark buckeridge: parting from the cliff
13-15 June, 06:00-07:00 p.m.