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Philip Glass / Einstein on the Beach

Ictus - Collegium Vocale Gent - Tom De Cock - Suzanne Vega
Concert Opera
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Duration: about 3h30



Opéra de Philip Glass
Livret de Christopher Knowles, Samuel M. Johnson, Lucinda Childs
Collegium Vocale Gent
Suzanne Vega, narratrice
Tom De Cock, musical conducting
Maria Van Nieukerken, choirmaster
Germaine Kruip, lumières, scénographie

Ensemble Ictus and Collegium Vocale Gent perform Philip Glass’s first opera, Einstein on the Beach, a portrait of the scientist in four acts separated by entr’acte-interludes  known as ‘knee plays’.


Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique

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Porte de Pantin station
M5 Paris Underground (Métro) Line 5 3B Tram 3B
221 avenue Jean-Jaurès, 75019 Paris

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