This bonus episode features a complete live performance of Si beatitudo aeterna non est malo in somniis versari, Kristofer Svensson’s spellbinding work for vocalists and instrumental ensemble. This is the world premiere, performed by Contemporaneous and vocalist Lucy Dhegrae live at Roulette in Brooklyn, New York.
Imagination Radio Episode 4 takes a deep dive into the story and inspirations of Svensson’s piece, and even gives a Classics scholar’s perspective on the music. You can find that episode here.
Subscribe to Imagination Radio wherever you find your podcasts, or listen to the complete episode below. A video of the full premiere is also included below.
Music in this episode
Kristofer Svensson: Si beatitudo aeterna non est malo in somniis versari (2017) — Contemporaneous & Lucy Dhegrae, voice