Takin’ Souls Duo

Megan Ihnen and Darrel Hale began their collaboration with Elena Lacheva and Stephanie Gustafson Amfahr in a recital of new music for mezzo-soprano, bassoon, harpsichord, and harp. Time Becomes Space featured works by Alec Wilder and William Winstead, as well as recently premiered works by Mara Gibson, Hannah Rice, and Jenni Brandon. They’ve expanded their work together into the duo Takin’ Souls.


  • Phyllis McGinley Songs – Alec Wilder (mezzo/bsn/harp)
  • Ahead of All Parting – Jenni Brandon (mezzo/bsn)*
  • Aurora – Hannah Rice (mezzo/bsn)*
  • White Ash – Mara Gibson (mezzo/bsn)*
  • Trio for Mixed Voices “Sofrothe” – William Winstead (mezzo/bsn/harpsichord)

.* composed for Megan Ihnen and Darrel Hale


For booking inquiries in the US, please contact:

Megan Ihnen, Mezzo-Soprano

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