For some years one of my favorite songwriters has been Vienna Teng: she’s released good album after good album, and her Inland Territory is, I’d suggest, one of THE great albums. I’ve just discovered that she’s written/cowritten a musical, The Fourth Messenger, based on the life the Buddha might have had he been female and born into the modern age.
Natch, I’d quite a lot like to see this. Meanwhile I’m much enjoying listening to it here.
The musical is a mixture of classic Vienna songsmithery plus all kinds of stuff she hasn’t done before. It’s wonderful when an artist keeps working to develop