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Title: French music, Poulenc
Post by: t-p on December 30, 2011, 10:57:42 am
I found this THE BREASTS OF TIRESIAS opera of Poulenc and I think it goes with our times well. I read the plot and think it is daring opera even in our times.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7FpxBTK8AA

Here is a plot. I think members will enjoy reading it in case they don't know it.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Les_mamelles_de_Tir%C3%A9sias




Title: Re: French music, Poulenc
Post by: t-p on December 30, 2011, 10:59:43 am
This is another clip from the opera.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2x6gU__zAw&feature=related