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Blond Eckbert


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Judith Weir 's new English National Opera commission, directed by Tim Hopkins , is a psychological thriller based on an eerie fairy-tale by Ludwig Tieck. "The central idea," Judith Weir says, "is that what happens to you in childhood matters immensely - explosively - later on" ... as Eckbert and Berthe discover.
Presented by Piers Burton -Page in conversation with the composer.
English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Sian Edwards


Unknown: Judith Weir
Directed By: Tim Hopkins
Unknown: Ludwig Tieck.
Unknown: Judith Weir
Presented By: Piers Burton
Conductor: Sian Edwards
Blond Eckbert: Nicholas Folwell (baritone)
Berthe, his wife: Anne-Marie Owens (mezzo)
Walther/Hugo/Od woman: Christopher Ventris (tenor)
Bird: Nerys Jones (soprano)

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