Extrasolar Voices in an Absentminded Land, is an oratorio composed in 2009. The text talks about a fictional story that happens inside the mind of a person who is trying to give meaning to various happenings around him. He is found in a place where he cannot understand the language, and in a process of surviving he creates his own stories in his mind.
Click to listen to different movements of the oratorio:
for 2 Fl, 2 Cl, Bsn, 2 Hns, Tpt, Tbn, 2 Hps, 2 Perc, 3 Vlns, Cl, Cb, Mixed Choir and 2 Narrators – 2009
Performance by: Students of the Conservatorium – Amsterdam – Dec. 2009