Check Out our Selection & Order Now. Free UK Delivery on Eligible Orders Midsummer Night'S Dream: Shop large selection & find offers at BEST-PRICE.com! Get Best Deals online and save - Find all Brands & Top Shops at BEST-PRICE.com When a fairy king quarrels with his queen over a young changeling, he orders his servant, a mischievous sprite, to play a prank on her with hilarious consequ.. A Midsummer Night's Dream: Originalsprache: englisch Musik: Benjamin Britten: Libretto: Benjamin Britten und Peter Pears nach William Shakespeare Uraufführung: 11. Juni 1960: Ort der Uraufführung: Aldeburgh (Jubilee Hall) Spieldauer: ca. 2 Stunden und 40 Minuten Ort und Zeit der Handlung: Athen und naher Wald, Sagenzeit Personen Oberon, Elfenkönig (Countertenor) Titania, seine Frau.
Entdecken Sie Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream von Sylvia McNair & Brian Asawa & Robert Lloyd & London Symphony Orchestra & Sir Colin Davis bei Amazon Music. Werbefrei streamen oder als CD und MP3 kaufen bei Amazon.de Benjamin Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Glyndebourne Festival Opera  I like performances of opera which don't look like they are films just taken in the theatre. They escape from the environment even if the theatre and surroundings are used at the outset. The use of faces in the audience listening to Mozart's Magic Flute directed by Ingmar Bergman is a case in point. The viewer can. A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 64, is an opera with music by Benjamin Britten and set to a libretto adapted by the composer and Peter Pears from William Shakespeare's play, A Midsummer Night's Dream.It was premiered on 11 June 1960 at the Aldeburgh Festival, conducted by the composer and with set and costume designs by Carl Toms.. Virgin's reissue of its 1993 recording of A Midsummer Night's Dream, conducted by Richard Hickox is notable for how closely it resembles Britten's 1966 version in many aspects. The sound quality is somewhat fuller than Britten's, and orchestral details emerge with more clarity, but the engineers have gone overboard in duplicating the spatial relationships of a stage performance, so there is a.
A Midsummer Night's Dream Opera in a Forest. Op. 64 (1960) Opera in three acts Libretto adapted from Shakespeare's play by Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears. Setting: A wood near Athens Duration: 2 hours and 25 minutes First performance: 11 June 1960, Jubilee Halll, Aldeburgh. Cast. Oberon (King of the Fairies): Counter-tenor Tytania (Queen of the Fairies): Colaratura soprano Puck: Acrobat. In August 1959, Britten decided to compose a full-evening opera for the reopening of the refurbished Jubilee Hall in Aldeburgh in June 1960. As this left no time for a libretto to be prepared anew, he chose to adapt with Peter Pears Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, though as he admitted at the time, he had always admired the original play and was excited by the various levels of. Benjamin Brittens A Midsummer Night's Dream an der Deutschen Oper Berlin 2020 Ein Sommernachtstraum wurde oft als Ballett adaptiert. Das Stück lieferte die Vorlage für verschiedene Opern , so The Fairy Queen (1692) von Henry Purcell und A Midsummer Night's Dream (1960) von Benjamin Britten A Midsummer Night's Dream Libretto. A Midsummer Night's Dream. Music by Benjamin Britten. Cast: OBERON TITANIA COBWEB PEASEBLOSSOM MUSTARDSEED MOTH TESEO HIPOLITA HERMIA LISANDRO DEMETRIO ELENA BOTTOM QUINCE FLUTE SNUG SNOUT STARVELING PUCK ACT I Introduction (The wood. Deepening twilight.) (Enter Fairies, first group with Cobweb and.
A Midsummer Night's Dream von Benjamin Britten an der Wiener Staatsoper. Musikalische Leitung: Simone Young Inszenierung: Irina Brook Mit u.a. Lawrence Zazzo, Erin Morley, Théo Touvet, Peter. In 1959 Benjamin Britten found himself with less than a year to compose a new opera. His tight time frame led him to use Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream as a starting point.Unlike many composers who simply base their opera on a story, play or idea, Britten decided that his libretto would stay true to the play's script for the most part Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream. Brian Asawa (Oberon), Sylvia McNair (Tytania), Brian Bannatyne-Scott (Theseus), Hilary Summers (Hippolyta), John Mark Ainsley (Lysander), Paul Whelan (Demetrius), Janice Watson (Helena), Ruby Philogene (Hermia), Robert Lloyd (Bottom) London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis. Scintillating pace and quality, with Brian Asawa's classy Oberon and Robert Lloyd. This week, in time for midsummer, operatic bass Matthew Rose discusses Britten's 1960 opera A Midsummer Night's Dream - and in particular the role of Bottom the Weaver, which he has played many times. Britten composed the opera at breakneck speed during the first half of 1960 in time for that year's Aldeburgh Festival Benjamin Britten. Libretto in italiano dell'opera A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 6
Register now to continue reading Thank you for visiting Gramophone and making use of our archive of more than 50,000 expert reviews, features, awards and blog articles Opera House, February 20. BAZ LUHRMANN'S production of Benjamin Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream is widely and rightly regarded as one of Opera Australia's finest recent artistic achievements.
A Midsummer Night's Dream, comedy in five acts by William Shakespeare, written about 1595-96 and published in 1600 in a quarto edition from the author's manuscript, in which there are some minor inconsistencies.The version published in the First Folio of 1623 was taken from a second quarto edition, with some reference to a promptbook. One of the great or middle comedies, A. Truly one of the most beguiling of Benjamin Britten's operas, his 1960 adaptation (with longtime partner and co-librettist Peter Pears) of Shakespeare's fanciful comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream, was given a highly original makeover in Canadian music director Robert Carsen's production at the 1995 Festival of Aix-en-Provence. With some surprising cinematic touches added by film director. A Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 64 Opera in tre atti Musica: Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976) Libretto: Benjamin Britten e Peter Pears da William Shakespeare Personaggi: Oberon, re delle fate (controtenore) Tytania, regina delle fate (soprano di coloratura Work - Composer : A Midsummer night's dream - Benjamin Britten. Opera house : Opéra-Orchestre National de Montpellier. Description New production. More information is availale on the official website of the opera house. Schedule. May 08, 2019 20:00:00. May 10, 2019 20:00:00. May 12, 2019 15:00:00. Casting Ted Huffman. Tito Muñoz . Florie Valiquette. Marie-Adeline Henry. Roxana Constantinescu.