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Peter Sellars on Oedipus Rex & Symphony of Psalms | Tragedy | Stravinsky: Myths & Rituals
Oedipus tears out his own eyes, a terrifying and unforgettable moment. As director of the opera-oratorio Oedipus rex, Peter Sellars talks to us about the human heart of the story. In this short film Peter opens up his creative mind, and explains the pairing in this concert with the peaceful Symphony of Psalms.
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