Phaedra (2003)

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Start date: 
1 January 2003
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A setting of Robert Lowell's verse translation (1961) of Racine's Phèdre Part of 2003 BBC Proms, following the season theme of Ancient Greek myths; prom 65, performed with Stravinksy's Oedipus Rex to combine two 'classic Greek myths of incestuous passion' as explained in the programme.
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Opera, musical and related genres
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