Aribert Reimann’s chamber opera “The Ghost Sonata”, based on the play of the same name by August Strindberg, shows a society on the brink of collapse. Reimann’s explosive music is accessible and expresses very precisely the inner emotional states and fractures of the characters.
Text by August Strindberg transcribed from the Swedish and for music
arranged by the composer and Uwe Schendel
Introduction to the work (free of charge) 25 minutes before the start in the upper foyer of Semper Zwei
Venue: Semper Zwei – Semperoper Dresden, Theaterplatz 2, 01067 Dresden
further dates: 15, 18, 21 and 23.04.
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