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Walt Disney Concert Hall
111 S. Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012
323-850-2000
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LA and the World
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9 reviews
7 stars
attended Nov 13 2012

Disney Hall is wonderful and this was an excellent concert. The orchestra was wonderful as were all the singers.

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attended Nov 13 2012

The concert was wonderful, although this was definitely not the type of music you should listen to if you like your opera sunny-side up and with a smile. The music was dark and tormented, moving and jarring. The singers did a fantastic job of...continued

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Description

A harrowing, incomplete 19th-century play became Alban Berg’s operatic masterpiece of musical Expressionism, Wozzeck is endlessly inventive and heartrendingly tragic. Berg himself adapted the libretto from the play’s unordered scenes, and created important roles for the orchestra as well as the singers.

Artists:

Philharmonia Orchestra

Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor

Johan Reuter, Wozzeck

Angela Denoke, Marie

Hubert Francis, the Drum-Major

Joshua Ellicott, Andres

Peter Hoare, the Captain

Tijl Faveyts , the Doctor

Henry Waddington, First Apprentice

Eddie Wade, Second Apprentice

Harry Nicoll, an Idiot

Anna Burford, Margret

Zachary Mamis, Marie’s Child

Members of the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra, David Milnes, director

UC Berkeley Chamber Chorus, Marika Kuzma, director

Members of Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir, Robert Geary, director