Björk announces Cornucopia arena tour 2023
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“One of the most incredible displays of lights and sounds ever to grace a stage in the city”
“A work of singular beauty”
“Cornucopia might just be her masterpiece”
“Fantasy as a weapon for change”
Björk has announced the Cornucopia arena tour, commencing in Lisbon, Portugal in September of this year.
Concepted upon Björk's last album ‘Utopia’, Cornucopia debuted as a residency show at NYC’s The Shed, receiving stellar reviews, with Rolling Stone commenting that it was a ‘spectacle of cutting-edge sound and image’. The new Cornucopia show sees the original stage show of her catalogue music, reworked to include music from her current Grammy-nominated album ‘Fossora’.
"cornucopia was always intended to be a world for both utopia and the album after that ....
Cornucopia includes digital visuals created by media artist Tobias Gremmler, Andy Huang, Nick Knight, M/M, stage design by Chiara Stephenson, the flute septet Viibra, clarinet players, a harpist, percussions, electronics and a number of bespoke instruments implemented in the innovative surround sound stage design including a custom reverb chamber.
Tickets are on sale to the public on Friday, 3rd February at 9am local time, except for Madrid 10am local time.
September 1st - Altice Arena, Lisbon, Portugal
January 30, 2023 10:14am ET by Pressparty