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Four Operas

Festival d'Automne à Paris, France

For this year Festival d’Automne made the impossible possible: Four operas will be presented in one single program:


Olga Neuwirth The Outcast, Homage to Herman Melville
8 soloists, 2 choirs
Ensemble intercontemporain with CNSMP students
Conductor Matthias Pintscher
Directed by Netia Jones
Philharmonie de Paris - Salle Pierre Boulez - October 16, 2020


Karlheinz Stockhausen Dienstag aus Licht
Dienstag aus Licht – Tuesday from Light – is the fourth of the seven operas written by Karlheinz Stockhausen, assembled under the name LICHT. It is centered on the conflict between Michael and Lucifer.
30 soloists, 1 choir
Ensemble Le Balcon
Conductor Maxime Pascal
Directed by Damien Bigourdan,
Video by Nieto
Philharmonie de Paris - Salle Pierre Boulez - October 23, 2020


György Kurtag Fin de partie by Samuel Beckett
4 singers
Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France
Conductor Markus Stenz
Directed by Pierre Audi
Théâtre du Châtelet (Paris) - November 17 to 20, 2020


Pascal Dusapin Penthesilea (concertante form)
5 singers
Choeur Accentus (choir-conductor Laurence Equilbey)

October 16 and 23, November 26, 2020
Philharmonie de Paris

November 17, 2020
Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris

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