MYSTICAL SONGS

1989

Created by the Portuguese choreographer Vasco Wellenkamp, author of several works of Cisne Negro Cia. de Dança's repertoire, it plays with the music-dance binomial.
The music of "Mystic Songs", with excerpts from "The Messiah" by Haendelis one of the most beautiful pages in the repertoire of this genius of world classical music.

Composed in 1741, its text was taken from the ScripturesThe choreography follows this tradition, culminating with the "Alleluia", whose impact
and grandeur are translated by the words of Haendel himself : "...I thought I saw all heaven before me and the great God himself!"

TECHNICAL DATA

Music
Haendel (excerpts Messiah)

Choreography/Setting and Lighting
Vasco Wellenkamp

Costumes
Helena Lozano

Year
1989