Elegant as well as Functional
Thomas Adès' 'The Tempest', live in HD,
enjoyed by MARIA NOCKIN
Thomas Adès is a British composer whose music is being played all over the world. His first composition, Five Eliot Landscapes, was published in 1990 and he has been prolific ever since. His first opera, Powder Her Face, was a chamber work written in 1995 to a libretto by Philip Hensher and since then various chamber opera groups around the world have performed it. The heroine of the opera is the notorious Duchess of Argyll, Margaret Campbell, whose scandalous behavior was revealed during her nineteen sixties divorce trial...
Copyright © 20 November 2012