Wexford Festival Opera and RTÉ present L`Aube rouge, live from the National Opera House, Wexford.
Broadcast on Opera Night with Paul Herriott on RTÉ lyric fm at 7pm on Saturday 4th November and streamed on RTÉ Culture.
Drame lyrique in four acts by Camille Erlanger
Libretto by Arthur Bernède & Paul de Choudens
Even considering Wexford’s proud record of reviving neglected operas, L’Aube rouge (‘The Red Dawn’) promises to be quite a rediscovery. But then its composer, Camille Erlanger, is more neglected than most usually heard here. Not to be confused with the equally obscure Anglo-French composer Baron Frédéric d’Erlanger, Camille Erlanger (1863-1919) enjoyed much success in his heyday and wrote nine operas in all.
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