On the 16th February | 07.30 p.m., at VII Icebreaker Festival, the baritone Jared Michael Brown and the Seattle Chamber Players, conducted by Alaistair Willis, will give the US première of “Spam!” – for male voice and ensemble. Commissioned by the OrchestrUtopica and first performed in 2009 by Mário Redondo and the OU conducted by René Bosc, this work sets a series of texts collected from electronic spam and improbable articles published on-line and other sources. The Icebreaker festival will also feature other works by Fausto Romitelli, Michel van der Aa, Yannis Kyriakides and Michael Beil.
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These works were performed by theOrchestra under the baton of David Alan Miller, joined by the sopranos Ana Quintans, Yeree Suh and Raquel Camarinha.
Click here to watch a video of the recording sessions