Debussy and Ravel: The Flowers of Evil

When:
January 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Where:
Wortham Center - Downtown Houston

Don’t miss this compelling new opera created from the music of Debussy and Ravel, inspired by Charles Baudelaire’s seminal volume Le Fleurs du mal.  Dark and dramatic, this impressionist opera tells the story of a young woman ready to make every sacrifice to help her twin brother become a famous painter.

A new short opera featuring original orchestrations by Antoine Plante of:

CLAUDE DEBUSSY

String Quartet in G minor, Op 10
The Girl with the Flaxen Hair

MAURICE RAVEL

String Quartet in F major
Tzigane
Pavane for a Dead Princess

FEATURED  ARTISTS

Antoine Plante, Conductor
Denis Plante, Director

Alissa Anderson, Contralto