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Ensemble

An Enthralling Production

György Kurtág's 'Fin de Partie'
impresses GIUSEPPE PENNISI

 

At ninety-two, György Kurtág is one of the most important musicians of the years in between the twentieth and the twenty first centuries. He is a shy composer, writing slowly, with a short catalogue of masterpieces deserving the numerous world prizes he has received in his long life. He delivered his first opera, commissioned by La Scala and the Dutch National Opera House, about eight years ago. It is a single act, two hour work with, as its full title, Samuel Beckett: Fin de partie, scènes et monologues, opéra en un acte...

Copyright © 26 November 2018 Giuseppe Pennisi,
Rome, Italy

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GYOERGY KURTAG

IRELAND

PARIS

FRANCE

BUDAPEST

HUNGARY

LA SCALA

ITALY

MARKUS STENZ

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