Esa-Pekka Salonen and Peter Sellars’s Tristan und Isolde, with video art by Bill Viola, was premièred...
Béla Bartók: The Making of Bartók's Duke Bluebeard's Castle
Step into the world of Duke Bluebeard's Castle and discover the work done behind the scenes to bring the Philharmonia Orchestra's production of Bartók's only opera to life.
Directed by Nick Hillel of Yeast Culture and conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen, this unique, new production featured specially created films projected onto the set surrounding the orchestra. The production toured the UK and Europe in October and November 2011.
A Philharmonia Orchestra, Rite Digital and Yeast Culture production. Co-commissioned by the Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (Lisbon) and Konzerthaus Dortmund. Part of the Infernal Dance: Inside the World of Béla Bartók season, generously supported by the Meyer Foundation.
For series and concert information, please visit our Bartók mini-site. www.philharmonia.co.uk/bartok