Watch: Insights into Wozzeck
Conductor Mark Elder's introduction to Berg's opera, as well as a look at how the composer used the vocal technique of Sprechgesang.
30 October 2013 at 3.07pm | Comment on this article
‘Wozzeck is one of the most important works of the 20th century…it’s a very powerful experience,’ Mark told the audience. As well as the opera and its music, the session also examined the play by Georg Büchner which inspired the opera, as well as a number of other adaptations of the work.
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