In creating The Rake’s Progress, Igor Stravinsky and W. H. Auden made a truly unique work – to this day, there is nothing quite like it in the operatic repertoire. In this lecture, we will explore the methods they used to give operatic norms and traditions from the 18th century a thoroughly modern twist.
10:00AM, Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Presenter: Paul Hopper, Artistic Advisor
This program aligns with our opera The Rake’s Progress, on August 14 and 15.