Cult of Orpheus: the lyrical underground

Independent opera, art-song, and poetic ritual in Portland, Oregon

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The Wind Carries It in Its Belly: S1E4

21-11-2018

The first four lines of The Emerald Tablet, a classic text of Hermetic mysticism, are explored and musically realized.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 22.96MB - Duration: 25:05 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)




Rilke / A Breath of Nothingness: S1E1

30-12-2017

Composer Christopher Corbell discusses and shares the first Cult of Orpheus song from 2013, a setting of Rilke's Sonnet to Orpheus "Ein Gott vermags"

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 13.3MB - Duration: 14:32 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)