Opera word for word

Opera word for word – Die Zauberflöte

Literary podcast evoking an opera and a stage director’s vision

By Benoit Maubrey and Marion Mirande 07 January 2021


© plainpicture / Tilby Vattard

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte in Robert Carsen's production, in the words of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ismail Kadaré et Friedrich Nietzsche  

Copyright :

  • Mozart, Correspondance complète, Flammarion, 2011
  • Ismaïl Kadaré, Avril brisé, Fayard, 1982
  • Friedrich Nietzsche, Ainsi parlait Zarathoustra, (Traduit de l’allemand par Geneviève Bianquis), GF-Flammarion, 2006

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