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LANDSCHAFT MIT ENTFERNTEN VERWANDTEN
(Landscape with distant relations)
Opera for soloists and ensemble with texts by Gertrude Stein, Giordano Bruno, Henri Michaux, T.S. Eliot, François Fénelon, Leonardo da Vinci, Michel Foucault and Nicolas Poussin
Frankfurt edition (2010)
A co-production with the Grand Théâtre de Genève, Berliner Festspiele, Festspielhaus St. Pölten, La Filature de Mulhouse & Ensemble Modern with generous support from the Deutsche Bank Foundation and the Kulturstiftung des Bundes.
Commissioned by the European Festival Union.
The 2010 edition was made possible by generous support from the Aventis Foundation.
About the work
First performed in 2002 it has undergone further development with every performance, the most recent a version titled Bildbeschreibungen/Description of a Picture (released on CD by ECM in Munich 2007). The process continues. The result: a new »Frankfurt Edition«, with scenography by Klaus Grün¬berg and costumes by Florence von Gerkan.
Thursday 09.05.2013 20:00 h
Pre-booking and Pricing
Composer and Director
Stage and Lighting Designer
Florence von Gerkan