Karlheinz Stockhausen: Michaels Reise um die Erde - Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
Price: From $25
Avery Fisher Hall, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza - 212-721-6500
New York, NY 10023
Description: This is the American premiere of the opera by Karlheinz Stockhausen in a production from the Wiener Taschenoper. A fabric of clarinets, trombones, violins, and percussion, marked by a trumpet concerto, directed by Carlus Padrissa. Michaels Reise um die Erde is the second act of his opera Donnerstag, part of his seven-opera cycle titled Licht. The musicians of Ensemble musikFabrik, provide the propulsive sonic background of this event.