The Missa Furiosa
MASS SUNG IN LATIN FOR THREE OPERA SINGERS,
A TECHNO-POP ENSEMBLE, STRINGS,
ELECTRONIC SOUNDS AND ELECTRIC ICONS.
I believe that my secret goal has been
to write music - orchestral, vocal, theatrical -
which is also devoid of intrigue and drama. Instead, placing
on stage opera singers surfing on techno samples and therein
mixing the most extroverted forms of my last three years
work. I will research the
Moments of high pomp, the solemn, the ceremonious and the
majestic, but in the form of gameplay. A little like laughing
Zaboitzeff: Born in 1953. Composer co-founder
of the group art zoyd which he left in 1996 in order
to concentrate more intensively on his own sound development
projects, and also confronting other performance art forms:
dance, theatre, events. A sculptor of sound space, perfectionist
and highly imaginative.
VERITE: Co-director and metteur en scene
for all the events of the Group Saghah. Since 1990
he has been responsible for the mise en scene for the
Compagnie du Palimpeste, in collaboration with scenographer
and architect Gerald Gribe and lightings by Eric
The High Mass
It could start like a low mass, not
a murmer but something big scaled down. On stage, all the
apparatus is condensed to a single point. The point of departure,
so that the mass can but only grow, rise and swell in a
constant crescendo, such that the maximum intensity is never
Mise en scene : Stephane Verite ->
cello, bass, guitars, voices, sonic escapades and programming.
Born in 1953. Composer co-founder of the group art zoyd
which he left in 1996 in order to concentrate more intensively
on his own sound development projects, and also confronting
other performance art forms: dance, theatre, events.
voice soprano and bass clarinet.
Born in 1977. Studied the clarinet at the musikgymnasium
in linz, then at the bruckner conservatorium in the class
of Gerald Kraxberger, where she obtained her degree with
honours. She has equally received classical voice training.
Participates internationally in numerous new musical creations,
notably with the ensemble clarinet reaction.
Rupert Bopp: Violin,
Born november 13th, 1967 in freiburg / germany he gratuated
at the Conservatoire Mozarteum Salzburg. Rupert bopp studied
violin and oriental string instruments within the ensembles
Inflagranti and Eiris. Intense experiments with voice. He
seeks the musical connections of Oriental and Occidental
music. Music for theater- and filmproductions.
Born in march 9 th, 1975 in steyr / austria study instrumental
and vocal pedagogics university of music and pictorial arts,
Diploma: october 2002 since 1993 study Solo Singing
University of Music and Pictorial arts, professors: H. Lazarska,
G. Kahry, A. M. Rott. Vocal course: Ch. Spencer,
opera course: K. Malm, U.Theimer mastery courses Ks S. Geszty
(1994) H. Lazarska (1995, 1996) Ks W. Berry (1996) Ch. Elssner
(1997, 1998) A. Carangelo (1999) Ks H. Zadek (2000, 2002)
Voice baryton/tenor & cello.
Born in wuppertal in 1975. Studied classical singing at
the kunstuniversität graz in the class of wolfgang
gamerith. In 2000 he passed his degree with distinction.
Concerts and opera productions in austria and germany. He
participated inter alia at the festival steirischer
herbst and at the Ausseer Musikfestwochen
Drums and percussions.
Born in 1956 in bad gastein. Truly an all-round musician
of the Austrian Music Scene: rock and jazz sessions, improvisations
and percussive experiences of all kinds. Has played, amongst
others, with Don Cherry, Dollar Brand, Ostbahn Kurti and
dates at this time.
director and composer:
Cello, bass, guitars, voices,
Sonic escapades and programming.
Drums and percussions.
Voice (soprano) and
Violin, oud, voices.
Voice (baryton), cello.
Mise en scène:
Association Iva Lirma France et Iva Lirma Austria.
Editta Braun/Stephane Verite/Emmanuel Valette.