Sabrina Pena Young
Libertaria The Virtual Opera – Opera Highlights
In a post-USA dystopia teen Libertaria escapes from genetics factory & teams up with her addict father to lead a children’s cyborg army against evil reverse-aging geneticists in this epic animated opera by award-winning composer Sabrina Pena Young. World’s first animated comic book opera. Created entirely through Internet Collaboration.
Singing geneticists and EPIC cyberspace machinima operas | TEDxBuffalo
This TED talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. How do you stage an opera without an opera company, or singers, or a stage, or anything, really, except your own ideas? Sabrina Peña Young and many enthusiastic opera fans put together their own full opera production using crowdsourced performances and machinima: computer-generated 3-D graphics. It’s how most operas might be done in the near future.
Formado en un Lugar Secreto from Prize-Winning Creation Oratorio for Women’s Choir, Percussion, Multimedia
Movement 1 “Formado en un Lugar Secreto” of the Creation Oratorio by Composer Sabrina Pena Young. Premiered and commissioned by the Millikin University Women’s Choir and Percussion Ensemble. Winner of the IAWM New Genre Prize. Composed for video, tape, choir, and percussion ensemble. Conducted by Michael Engelhardt.
Today, advances in internet development, robotics, virtual reality, and social networking usher in with them the next generation of compositional methods. Most of these tools require nothing more than a...