Tristan and Isolde by Richard Wagner
Installation by Giovanna Cerise
Introduction by Francesco Bonetto
Opening Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 1.30 pm slt
The press release states:
"Wagner wrote in a letter to Liszt ( December 1854):
“As I have never in life felt the real bliss of love, I must erect a monument to the most beautiful of all my dreams, in which, from beginning to end, that love shall be thoroughly satiated. I have in my head "Tristan and Isolde," the simplest but most full-blooded musical conception; with the "black flag" which floats at the end of it I shall cover myself to die” ( http://www.the-wagnerian.com/2012/10/the-birth-of-tristan-und-isolde-wagners.html )
Tristan und Isolde (Tristan and Isolde, or Tristan and Isolda, or Tristran and Ysolt) is an opera, or music drama, in three acts by Richard Wagner to a German libretto by the composer, based largely on the romance by Gottfried von Strassburg
For better enjoyment consider turning off the stream and turn the sound. Click on the ball with the notes to listen to the air on the scene.
Environment setting: :” Analu outdoor-night” or “night for those who do not have the appropriate viewer”"