The  Colours of  Eden

A   M u s i c a l   T r i l o g y

B l a c k   L e a t h e r

She is a woman stained by loss. Life presents itself to her as an unimaginable sequence of dissolution, first her social stability, her children, her love and finally herself.


Is it possible for someone to lose so much in life to a point where self-recognition becomes a challenge? Will she recover from this whirlwind?


Programme

Wiegenlied (Johannes Brahms)

By yon Castle Wa (Scottish Traditional)

Pedaço de mim (Chico Buarque)

S Kukloi (Modest Mussorgsky)


Platform Four (Audrey Ardern-Jones / Lucas Jordan)

You take my breath away, part I (Freddie Mercury)

O Waly, Waly (English Traditional)

I want to break free (John Deacon)

You take my breath away, part II (Freddie Mercury)

I am what I am (Jerry Herman)


O wüsst ich doch den Weg zurück (Johannes Brahms)


London Calling (The Clash)

Youkali (Kurt Weill)

Ain't Got No, I Got Life (J. Rado / G. Ragni / G. MacDermot)


Pierrot's Final Curtain, based on Sequenza III for female voice by Berio (Georgia Knower)

Ich, Bewohnerin eines Schneckenhauses (Ralf Bauer)

Over the Rainbow (Harold Arlen / E.Y. Harburg)


All arrangements by Fabricio Mattos, except for 

Over the Rainbow, arranged by Toru Takemitsu, and 

O Waly, Waly, arranged by Gregg Nestor.