(Ligeti: Le Grand Macabre). Mez. Wife of Astradamors, who does not satisfy her sexual appetite. She begs Venus to send her someone ‘well-hung’ and Venus chooses Nekrotzar. Mescalina dies in a frenzy of love-making, but rises from her hearse when she recognizes her lover and pursues him. Created (1978) by Barbro Ericson.