A late night evening of pre-determined
chaos, questionable. Incantations, wave forms, (the infinity sign), internal
images, tubes, mallets, fractured toes fast balls and curves. Healing
stones, love, pulses, wood, preparations, reparations, spells, apparitions,
not too much.
A UniMythoFaierieParablogico Musical Experience
about a Prince who wanted to be a drummer.
Production Conceived, Music composed & Text by Richard
Set/Lighting & Direction by Arturo
Choreography by Evaleena Dann
Matt Aiken – Percussion.
Mor Dior Bamba – Vocals, Djembe, Percussion.
Molly Cohen – Performance.
Richard Cohen - Woodwinds, Vocals, Percussion,
Shizu Homma - Dance.
David Marck – Piano.
Michael Mariani – Vocals.
Daniel Nyohaku Soergel - Shakuhachi.
Sasha Painter – Performance, Vocals.
Nicky Paraiso – Vocals.
Sean Rosenberg – Bass, Keyboard.
Jonathan Sandler - Vocals
Kyle Sanna – Guitar.
Martin Vejarano - Percussion, Flutes.
Abigail Wolff – Vocals.
Asking the question how much is too much?
Richard Cohen has performed and recorded with
the Steve Reich ensemble (Music For 18 Musicians), Laurie Anderson (Big
Science), Linda Ronstadt, Gerry Mulligan, The Temptations, Frankie Valle
and the 4 Seasons, many Broadway show orchestras, ETC Co. of LaMama, Great
Jones Co. of La MaMa.
Mor Dior Bamba is the lead singer of the National
Orchestra of Senegal, West Africa, has also performed with major African
stars including Manu DiBango (Soul Makosa), King Sonny Ade, Alpha Blondy,
Youssou Ndour, etc.