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August 2016

Nederlandse premiere - Hanna Kulenty

Hanna Kulenty wrote The Mother of Black-Winged Dreams, an opera in one act in 1995. At long last this work will receive its Dutch premiere during the NJO Music Summer in Apeldoorn. The 20 year old opera became an instant cult hit after its premiere during the ‘Munich Opera Biennale’ in 1996.
Reviews following the premiere were euphoric: a viable modern chamber opera has finally been born. The reactions of the Hamburg audience confirmed the unique position of Kulenty’s opera ‘The Mother of the Black-Winged Dreams. Hamburger Anzeigen und Nachrichten, 1997
More info (in Dutch) here>>
premiere: 6 augustus 2016
ook op 7, 9, 10 and 12 augustus
Zwitsal-terrein, Apeldoorn