University of California, Berkeley

“Virgin of Guadalupe” from Language of Dreams



conceived and created by Myra Melford

performed by Snowy Egret

Myra Melford – piano, melodica
Ron Miles – cornet
Liberty Ellman – guitar
Stomu Takeishi – acoustic bass guitar
Jeff Davis – drums

with
David Szlasa – video artist
Oguri – dance, choreography
Sofia Rei – narration, spoken text
Hans Wendl – artistic direction

text from the Memory of Fire Trilogy by Eduardo Galeano
used under license from Susan Bergholz Literary Services

commissioned and performed at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco 2013
with additional funding from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, a University of California, Berkeley research grant, and the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

www.myramelford.com

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