Inside Shara Worden’s Mystical Detroit Home: Q2 Spaces

For this episode of Q2 Spaces, we visit the Detroit home of Shara Worden, the endlessly busy and enigmatic singer, songwriter, composer and multi-instrumentalist is a dizzying blur of creativity. Best known as the face of indie ensemble My Brightest Diamond and a one-time member of the Decemberists, she’s collaborated with David Lang, Sufjan Stevens, Matthew Barney, yMusic and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus. She also recently completed “You Us We All,” a Baroque opera. Her latest My Brightest Diamond album, “This Is My Hand,” is released this week. More:

Video: Kim Nowacki & Hannis Brown
Executive Producer: Alex Ambrose & Mike Rinzel

Music: All Music by Shara Worden | My Brightest Diamond

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