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Opera in the 20th century

History of twentieth-century opera. 2009A.

2009: from this dit opera year we have chosen four very different operas (and composers), a perfect reflection of the opera landscape in the year 2009. More and more works were commissioned, which is not necessarily a good thing. Nevertheless, we will really enjoy ourselves…

In this episode, fragments from:

  • André Previn (picture)- Brief Encounter
  • Philip Glass- Kepler

 

More opera and operetta productions from 2009:

  • Tom Wiggall- Alban
  • Vyacheslav Kryglik- The Carriage
  • Harrison Birtwistle- The Corridor
  • Serge Noskov- Kuratov
  • Svetlana Nesterova- The Lawsuit
  • Paul Moravec- The Letter
  • Thanapoon Sirichang- The Lunch Box
  • Barbara Harbach- O Pioneers!
  • Richard Einhorn- The Origin
  • Andrew Ford- Rembrandt’s Wife
  • Curtis H. Hughes- Say It Ain’t So, Joe
  • Stephen Schwartz- Séance on a Wet Afternoon
  • Anastasia Bespalova- Shponka and his Aunt
  • Hao Weiya- A Village Teacher (山村女教师)
  • Bo Holten- Het bezoek van de koninklijke arts
  • Lei Lei- Xi Shi
  • Julian Philips- The Yellow Sofa
  • Thomas Pasatieri- The family room
  • Alexander Goehr- Promised End
  • Leon Jessel- Treffpunkt Tegernsee
  • Minoru Miki- The Happy Pagoda (幸せのパゴダ)
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