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Music was originally composed for the soundtrack of the feature film “O Cemiterio das Almas Perdidas (The Cemetery of Lost Souls)” by Rodrigo Aragao. 2020. lyrics NefastusDemonium NefastusDemonium credits releases October 31, 2020Music composed, produced, and performed by:João MacDowell FeaturingIBOC – International Brazilian Opera CompanyThe Virtual Plastic Orchestra Soloists: Percussion: Uka […]

Nefastus



        IBOC, The Ministry of Culture Brazil, Volvo, and the Prefeitura of Ilhabela present “The Seventh Seal” opera by João MacDowell, with text by Ingmar Bergman. Excerpt from “Drinking Song” with solo by Linnea Andreassen as Squire Jons with Maestro Edson Beltrami. More info:http://brazilianopera.com/iboc2018/ EDSON BELTRAMI – […]

The Seventh Seal – Drinking Song – Teaser.







  Radar Magazine. Interview to Ricky Terezi. Photo by Scott Robinson.     More info at: IBOC BrazilianOpera.com & BrazilianTheater.com Interview with João MacDowell – Composer and Artistic director of the International BrazilianOpera Company – IBOC. RADAR – I understand that you are launching the International Brazilian Theater Unit inside […]

Interview Radar Magazine





We will be presenting concerts recitals of The Seventh Seal opera – Act 1 this month! Rehearsals are going really well. We have an amazing cast and a fantastic support team. Please go to BrazilianOpera.com for more info. Tickets – Nov 10th Tickets – Nov 12th   Also check: www.7Sealtheopera.com Please […]

Getting Ready for The Seventh Seal







  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FEB.18TH, 2016 OPERA AUDITIONS – THE SEVENTH SEAL The International Brazilian Opera (IBOC) is pleased to announce the first round of auditions for “The Seventh Seal” – Act 1 Concert Preview. Concerts will be presented in Manhattan in the second week of November 2016. There may […]

The Seventh Seal: Auditions are open!





I am very happy to announce that Cries and Whispers, a new opera score developed by the International Brazilian Opera Company (IBOC), will be performed during Bergman Week in June of 2015. In the Island of Fårö, Sweden, the place where director Ingmar Bergman chose to  live and work. A section […]

Cries and Whispers at Bergman Week 2015




  ópera Flores de Plástico de João MacDowell Récitas: Dias 22 e 29 de janeiro às 20h Sala Baden Powell – Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro Estréia brasileira!!! Clarice Prietto: Penélope, Maria Luisa Lundberg: piano,  Leo Brunno: DJ e Teclados Cila MacDowell: videocenografia Direção de movimento: Bayard Tonelli Projeto cenográfico: Sheyla de Castilho Escultura: Marina Vergara Teaser oficial – […]

Plastic Flowers in Rio, this January.