Saturday, October 25, 2014

The Manning Saga as oratorio: "The Source"

Ashley Wells, CC Liu, Wisdom Quarterly; (, Oct. 25, 2014)
Bradley pre-Chelsea Manning in military court, news of the Snowden revelations
Pfc. Bradley, now Chelsea, Manning pays the price for exposing U.S. (
Oratorio tackles issue of leaks from The Source
The oratorio is a time-honored way for classical composers to tell a big story. Composer Ted Hearne thinks so, too. His new oratorio, The Source, takes on the story of U.S. military insider-whistleblower Chelsea [formerly Pfc. Bradley] Manning and [Julian Assange's] WikiLeaks.

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