The Summoning of the Old Gods

In times of suffering, we call out for help to those who are from another world.
We call them gods, and we shout cryptic messages and perform intricate rituals in the hope that they will hear our cries.
Three prophets lead a group of players in this rite, hoping to hear voices from beyond…

This piece was written for the Score Collective ensemble and performed as part of the 2019 Composer’s Festival Amsterdam.

Conductor: Ben Weishaupt
Prophets: Lisa, David Ko, Lau Hochman
Accordions: Alexandre Prusse, Sönke Wieck, Nicolae Stucia