"There is nothing like Patria in the history of Canadian musical theatre, either in ambition, scope or mythmaking potency"
William Littler, Toronto Star September 16, 2002
40 years, [Murray Schafer] has been writing a huge cycle of 12 music-theater
works, collectively titled "Patria." Larger than Wagner's
"Ring" cycle or Karlheinz Stockhausen's "Licht,"
this cycle challenges the boundaries of both music and theater.
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