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Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights

by Gertrude Stein

The Rosehips with Michele Collins, Anna Gustavsson and Georgia Wartel Collins examine the avantgarde novelist and playwright Gertrude Stein’s libretto Dr Faustus Lights the Lights from 1938. With voice, percussion, electronic sounds, double bass and Steins pioneering text, they find clues and parallels to our contemporary world.


Michele Collins - vocals

Anna Gustavsson – percussion, syntheziser, vocals

Georgia Wartel Collins – double bass

Music composition – Anna Gustavsson

Concept, musical arrangements – The RosehipsProducer, director – Johan PetriSound consultant – Niklas Billström​

Produced by RADIOART

Doctor Faustus
00:00 / 36:21
Jenny Tunedal introducerar föreställningen
00:00 / 24:38
Samtal med de medverkande
00:00 / 11:46
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“I do not care anything but to live well and go to hell.”

                                                                                  Gertrude Stein


An essay by Magnus Florin on Doctor Faustus and Gertrude Stein  

An interview with Michele Collins och Anna Gustavsson.

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