CODE L

11. 4. 2019
by darjin01
Code L is a new opera, conceived by Slovenian authors who have been successfully creating in the international arena, in many different fields of art. The project was inspired by the book A Lover's Discourse: Fragments by French philosopher Roland Barthes
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LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN

10. 4. 2019
by darjin01
The Tales of Hoffmann (French: Les contes d'Hoffmann) is an opéra fantastique by Jacques Offenbach. The French libretto was written by Jules Barbier, based on three short stories by E. T. A. Hoffmann, who is the protagonist of the story. It was Offenbach's final work; he died in October 1880, four months before the premiere.
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THE TENTH BROTHER

14. 3. 2019
by darjin01

ADA

12. 3. 2019
by darjin01

MACBETH

28. 1. 2019
by darjin01
Macbeth is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi, with an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave and additions by Andrea Maffei, based on William Shakespeare's play of the same name. Written for the Teatro della Pergola in Florence, it was Verdi's tenth opera and premiered on 14 March 1847. Macbethwas the first Shakespeare play that Verdi adapted for the operatic stage. Almost twenty years later, Macbeth was revised and expanded in a French version and given in Paris on 19 April 1865.
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PLACIDO DOMINGO

28. 1. 2019
by darjin01
José Plácido Domingo Embil is a Spanish opera singer, conductor, and arts administrator. He has recorded over a hundred complete operas and is well known for his versatility, regularly performing in Italian, French, German, Spanish, English and Russian in the most prestigious opera houses in the world.
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THE SWINEHERD

12. 7. 2018
by darjin01
The swineherd is a Juvenile Fairy Tale in Six Pictures for Opera Soloists, Chamber Orchestra and Ballet Dancers.
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LA BELLE ET LA BÊTE

8. 5. 2018
by darjin01
La Belle & La Bete is an extraordinary retelling of the classic story "The Beauty and the Beast" based on the Jean Cocteau film La Belle et la Bete. Philip Glass, one of our reigning minimalists, studied under Darius Milhaud and Nadia Boulanger in Paris and his music has always had a quiet Debussy-like character to it.
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ORPHEUS IN THE UNDERWORLD

14. 3. 2018
by darjin01
Orphée aux enfers, whose title translates from the French as Orpheus in the Underworld, is an opéra bouffe, or opéra féerie in its revised version. Its score was composed by Jacques Offenbach to a French text written by Ludovic Halévy and later revised by Hector-Jonathan Crémieux.
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Don Giovanni

13. 3. 2018
by darjin01
Don Giovanni  is an opera in two acts with music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Italian libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. It is based on the legends of Don Juan, a fictional libertine and seducer.
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KSENIJA

19. 1. 2018
by darjin01
After the great success of the opera Urh, grof Celjski (Urlich, Count of Celje), composed by Viktor Parma (1858–1924) and premiered in 1885, the composer created Ksenija (1897), mostly remembered by the audience for its music, as its famous interlude became a genuine hit – or a Slovenian equivalent to the renowned operatic pieces from the late 19th century, composed by such great music writers as Mascagni and Puccini. Until the World War II it was regarded the most frequently performed Slovenian operatic piece beside the Gorenjski slavček (Nightingale of Gorenjska). Stage Direction, Set Design and Visual Concept Manfred Schweigkofler Video Design Opera Illuminata, Christoph Grigoletti (Creative Director) Costume Designer Mateja Benedetti Lighting Designer Andrej Hajdinjak Choreographer Lukas Zuschlag Dramaturgs Tatjana Ažman, Franz Braun
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CARMINA BURANA

4. 1. 2018
by darjin01
Carmina Burana is the name given to a manuscript of 254 poems and dramatic texts mostly from the 11th or 12th century, although some are from the 13th century. The pieces are mostly bawdy, irreverent, and satirical. They were written principally in Medieval Latin; a few in Middle High German, and some with traces of Old French. Some are macaronic, a mixture of Latin and German or French vernacular.
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