"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
Here is an overview with a brief description of each work.
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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