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Lost in the Woods - World Premiere

  • Guzzetta Recital Hall University of Akron Akron, OH 44325 USA (map)

The Kulas Concert Series presents the world premiere of Christopher Shultis' percussion opera Lost in the Woods, based on civil disobedience and nature texts by Henry David Thoreau, written for Stacey Mastrian in collaboration with the Akros Percussion Collective and artist Hee Sook Kim.  This event is part of the celebration of the bicentennial of Thoreau's birth.

Earlier Event: July 12
Binary Solo +
Later Event: October 9
Lost in the Woods

UPCOMING...

Gala dinner performance and TEDx-style lecture-performance at the closing plenary session of the International Fulbright Conference in Puebla, Mexico.

Concert at Ex Convento de Santa Monica in Puebla, Mexico with Yamaha artist and guitarist Alejandra Reyes and flutist Sarah Bassingthwaighte.

Residency in Morelia, Mexico at Escuela Popular de Bellas Artes.

Groupmuses and other performances in Seattle with the Ecco Chamber Ensemble.

Brahms' Requiem and Bach's Cantata 51 at San Paolo Entro le Mura in Rome with conductor Stefano Vasselli.

Performances in NYC and PA of Lost in the Woods, a percussion opera written for soprano Stacey Mastrian and the Akros Percussion Collective during the Thoreau bicentenary -- music by Christopher Shultis, libretto based on civil disobedience and nature texts by Henry David Thoreau, video by Hee Sook Kim.

Three recording projects and concerts and residencies in AZ, CA, HI, MD, MO, PA, NV, WA, and WI.