Opera Taster: Beethoven’s “Fidelo”

Do you have an interest in German opera that you’d love to pursue that little bit more? Well, here at the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta we can help.

Right now we’re running a ten week opera course, taught in English, that gives you an introduction to the genre within the context of German and European history through excerpts and videos of the operas.

This taster event will give you an idea of what the course is like, it’s an insight into a lesson and what’s involved. No previous opera or musical knowledge is required either so there’s no excuse there!

Here are the details:

fideliobig001When: Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
Time: 7pm
Where: Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta
Admission: $40 for members, $45 for non-members

 

This special presentation focuses on Beethoven’s only opera, “Fidelio,” looking at it’s genre, the story of it’s creation and by using video excerpts will analyze and discuss how Beethoven developed the opera and the motivating ideas behind it.
So what are you waiting for? Put your opera interest to the test and sign up now! Register by clicking here.

We look forward to seeing you there!

 

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Posted on June 17, 2014, in Cultural Events and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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