Resurrection: Introduction and Act 1 Scene 1, “May Day”

"Machover has a gift for making music that is direct and complicated at the same time, for mixing popular and arcane elements. The vocal writing [of Resurrection] often dazzles with grand melismatic flourishes; jazz tumults through the brutish seduction scene; a gripping rhythmic pulse catapults through ever-changing meters." - Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times Commissioned and premiered in …