Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Tristan's Music With Maestro: Part II

Maestro Asher Fisch continues his discussion of the music of Tristan in this video as he explains why it's so difficult to cast Tristan and why this cast is up for the job. Fisch then expounds on the orchestra's pivotal role and to which motifs you should be listening.

To learn more about Seattle Opera's new production of Tristan und Isolde, visit the Seattle Opera website.