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The Glenn Gould School Fall Opera: Kurt Weill's The Seven Deadly Sins and William Bolcom's Lucrezia

The Glenn Gould School Fall Opera: Kurt Weill's The Seven Deadly Sins and William Bolcom's Lucrezia
The Glenn Gould School Fall Opera photo
January 08, 2021 | 7:30 PM
  • This is a free event
  • Series: Livestream Concerts, The Glenn Gould School Operas
  • Genre: Classical, Vocal
  • Presenter: The Royal Conservatory

The performance scheduled for November 7, 2020 has been replaced with this free online presentation. 


Students from The Glenn Gould School’s vocal program perform two one-act operas, led by Music Director Peter Tiefenbach. Kurt Weill’s The Seven Deadly Sins is the satirical story of two sisters, Anna I, a practical and cynical singer, and Anna II, an emotional and impulsive but mysterious dancer. Lucrezia, a chamber opera by composer William Bolcom and librettist Mark Campbell, is a zarzuela riff on Machiavelli’s La Mandragola, where the comedy’s heroine Lucrezia, an intelligent seductress, takes charge of her own destiny.