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Opera in the 20th century

The history of twentieth century opera. 1995B.

1995: Production and quality are high. The new millenium is around the corner but nobody knows what it will bring. Too many demons haunt the last one. Join us on an exploration of a year marked by a great variety of production.

In this episode fragments from:

  • Aulis Sallinen- Palatsi (The Palace)
  • Thomas Adès (picture) Powder her Face


Other opera and operetta productions from 1995 are:

  • Aziz El-Shawan- Anas el-Wugood
  • Alan John- The Eight Wonder
  • Giselher Klebe- Gervaise Macquart
  • John Adams- I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky
  • Edward Barnes-Mystery on the Docks
  • Aulis Sallinen-Palatsi
  • Thomas Adès- Powder her Face
  • Thea Musgrave- Simón Bolivar
  • Erik Bergman- The Singing Tree (Det sjungande trädet)
  • Xu Zhanhai- Zan Yuen (苍原)
  • Alexander Goehr- Arianne
  • Stewart Wallace- Harvey Milk
  • Alfred Schnittke- Historia von Dr. Johann Fausten
  • Minoru Miki- The River Sumida / Kusabira (隅田川/くさびら)
  • Vladimir Kobekin- The Idiot (“Идиот”)
  • Robert Moran- Night Passage
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