The Songs of Estonian Women opera | Estonia

Eesti Naiste Laulud (Songs of Estonian Women)
Opera by Nargen Opera and Von Krahli Theatre at Naissaar Island, Estonia 2009
Role: Light and kinetic objects in collaboration with Merike Estna

Author Veljo Tormis
Musical director Tõnu Kaljuste.
Scenography Peeter Jalakas.
Nargen Opera Choir soloists.
Performance granted with Estonian State Cultural Premia for the Creative Achievement 2009.
Photos by Reet Aus Studio and Erki Laur.

Performance was produced at conductor Tonu Kaljuste’s new solar powered concert hall opened at Naissaar, Women’s island, near Tallinn.
It was only lit with candle light and sound was 100% acoustic.

Articles:
Loitsu ja ooperi kohtumine  Johanna-Mai Vihalem, “Eesti Ekspress” Areen 19.06.2006
“Eesti naiste laulud” tripp teise reaalsusse  Anu Aaremae, “Postimees” 19.06.2006
Naised ınnistasid sisse Vastutuulesaali  Tui Hirv, “Eesti Paevaleht” 17.06.2006
Tınu Kaljuste: “Eesti naiste laulud” on hırk etendus  Brigitta Davidjants, “Eesti Paevaleht” 31.05.2006

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