12. March 2020
Dansejæger | Dance Hunter
An Opera Documentary by Mauro Patricelli
Dansejæger is a biographical musical tale about the first Danish music anthropologist, Andreas Fridolin Weis Bentzon (1936-1971). A musical narrative about the echoes of history led up to the present, where anthropological studies are conveyed through new music, jazz, opera, and documentary sources and video art.
Languages: primarily English, but also Danish, Italian, Sardinian.
Composer, librettist: Mauro Patricelli
Playwright: Florient Azoulay
Signe Asmussen (singer)
Francesco Bigoni (saxophone and clarinet)
Thommy Andersson (double bass)
Matias Seibæk (percussion)
Chano Olskær (drum kit)
Mauro Patricelli (pianist)
Duration: approx. 60 minutes without a break.
The performance is carried out with support from the National Arts Foundation's Music Dramatic Pool.
Teaser - Dansejæger | Dance Hunter
A fascinating intimate opera documentary about the young folk musician Fridolin Bentzon.