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Opera in the 20th century

The history of twentieth century opera.

1992: Life is beautiful in opera land. It reflects perhaps the excellent economic climate in the world at that time. There are many, beautiful and diverse productions; many more also than during the eighties.

In this episode you can listen to parts from:

  • Alfred Schnittke (photo)- Life with an idiot (Жизнь с идиотом)
  • Aribert Reimann- Das Schloss
  • Philip Glass-The Voyage

 

Other opera and operetta productions from 1992 are:

  • Karel Goeyvaerts- Aquarius
  • Wolfgang Rihm-Die Eroberung von Mexico
  • Philippe Hersant- Le Château des Carpathes
  • Antonio Braga- 1492 epopea lirica d’America
  • Robert Moran- From the Towers of the Moon
  • Robert Moran- Desert of Roses
  • Aulis Sallinen-Kullervo
  • Alexey Rybnikov- The Liturgy of the Heathens
  • William Bolcom- McTeague
  • Nic Gotham- Nigredo Hotel
  • Matthew King- The Snow Queen
  • Constantine Koukias- To Traverse Water
  • Minoru Miki- Yomigaeru (よみがえる)
  • Lee Hoiby- This is the Rill Speaking
  • Harry Somers- Senirette
  • Iain Hamilton- London’s Fair
  • Mikael Tariverdiev- Figarienok’s Marriage
  • Anthony Davis- Tania

 

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