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Opera in the 20th century

The history of twentieth century opera (and twenty first): 2010A.

2010: In 2010, we ‘visit’ almost all continents. By then, the internationalization which started in the middle of the 20th century had taken place completely. This was resulting in interesting productions, which were not all released on CD. But a fair share was, and those we have compiled for you.

In this episode, fragments from:

  • Kaija Saariaho- Emilie
  • Peter Ash ( picture )- The Golden Ticket
  • John Corigliano- One Sweet Morning


Other opera and operetta productions from 2010 are:

  • Aribert Reimann- Medea
  • Don Davis- Río de Sangre
  • Thomas Pasatieri- God Bless Us Everyone
  • Daniel Catán – Il Postino
  • Salvatore Sciarrino- Superflumina
  • Minoru Miki- 幸せのパゴダ (The Happy Pagoda)
  • Eef van Breen- ‘U’
  • David T. Little – Vinkensport
  • Frank Proto- Shadowboxer
  • Neal Thornton- Sonya’s Story
  • Poul Ruders – Selma Ježková
  • David Blake- Scoring a Century
  • Eric Stern- Queen of Knives
  • Robert Bradshaw- Gabriel
  • Daron Hagen- Amelia
  • Jake Heggie- Moby Dick
  • Brett Dean- Bliss
  • Francesco Culliffo- Il case mortare
  • Gil Shohat- The Child Dreams
  • Wolfgang Rigm-Dionysos
  • Hans Werner Henze- Gisela
  • Patrick Morganelli- Hercules vs. Vampires
  • Douglas Tappinn – I Dream
  • Julian Philips- Night Crew
  • Lewis Spratlan- Life is a Dream
  • Zhou Long- Madame White Snake
  • Joshua Goodman- The Man and Men
  • Daron Hagen- New York Stories
  • Deborah Cheetham- Pecan Summer
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