The Augur is a tone poem for baritone, soprano and guitar by film/theater maker David Louis Zuckerman. Inspired by Paul Crutzen's increasingly popular concept of the Anthropocene, the piece depicts the story of a man named Shofstall who perished while ice fishing in his home state of Michigan.
Score and Libretto
David Louis Zuckerman
Soprano: Jessica Ferri
Set Design: Charles Mayton
Video of Premiere February 23rd, 2014
DAVID LEWIS GALLERY 88 ELDRIDGE ST 5TH FL