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Opera in the 20th century

The history of twentieth-century opera. 2018B.

2018: today, two formidable operas: the most recent opera of Kurtág and the first opera of the young American Ellen Reid about the psychological consequences of sexual assault.


In this episode, fragments from:

György Kurtág- Fin de Partie

Ellen Reid (image).  Prism.


Other opera and operetta productions from 2018:

Bjork, Himmelfahrt scores- Vespertine
Gustavo Diaz-Jerez- La casa imaginaria

Huang Ruo- An American Soldier
Mark-Antony Turnage- Coralina

Ivan Acher- Sternenhoch
Rufus Wainwright- Hadrian
Klaus Lang- Der verschwundene Hochzeiter
Johannes Maria Staud – Die Weiden
Thomas Larcher- Das Jagdgewehr
George Benjamin- Lessons in Love and Violence

David Sawer- The Skating Rink
Bujor Hoinic- Troy
Giorgi Battistelli- Wake
Toshio Hosokawa- Erdbeben

Tarik O’Regan- The Phoenix

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