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Junge Lord, Der (‘The Young Lord’)locked

  • Andrew Clements


Komische Oper in two acts by hans werner Henze to a libretto by ingeborg Bachmann after Wilhelm Hauff’s story ‘Der Affe als Mensch’ from Der Scheik von Alexandria und seine Sklaven (1826); Berlin, Deutsche Oper, 7 April 1965.

Henze’s final collaboration with Bachmann was the product of a commission from the Deutsche Oper; the composition of the music occupied Henze for much of ...

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