“Vassal of the Sun” verse 1

“The whale turns and turns him to it, how slowly, but how steadfastly, his homage-rendering and invoking brow, with his last dying motions. Most faithful, broad, baronial vassal of the sun. He too worships fire!”

Text by Herman Melville
Music by Stefanie Lubkowski
Choreography by The Fourth Wall
Apparatus by Phil Servita

The Fourth Wall, hybrid arts ensemble
Elisabeth Halliday, soprano
Hilary Abigana, flute
C. Neil Parsons, bass trombone
Greg Jukes, accordion

Work in progress. Filmed 10/13/14 at Avaloch Farm Music Institute