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Philippe Jaroussky in Kaija Saariahos Only the Sound Remains

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Published on Jul 14, 2017

In the world premiere Only the sound remains famous director Peter Sellars combines two short operas inspired by Nôh dramas into a heavenly, full-length performance.

In Always Strong, a young lute player returns to the court following his death under violent circumstances. When alive, his playing was erotic and heavenly. But he cannot find happiness again. Only his spirit touches the lute and then disappears slowly. ‘Only the sound remains…’

With kind permission by Chester Music, publisher of Kaija Saariaho’s Only the Sound Remains. You will find further information about the work here http://www.musicsalesclassical.com/co....

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