Translated as “Grief,” Inuit composer and throat singer Tanya Tagaq’s Qiksaaktuq is a moving orchestral work conducted by Christine Duncan and dedicated to the lives of missing and murdered Indigenous women. The evening also features ESO Chief Conductor Alexander Prior conducting Prokofiev’s Second Symphony and Webern’s Passacaglia.
Tanya Tagaq/Christine Duncan/Jean Martin "Qiksaaktuq"
Sergei Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Opus 44
Anton Webern "Passacaglia"