Debussy & Ravel: The Flowers of Evil

January 12, 2019
501 Texas Ave | Houston, TX 77002
Times: 8:00 PM
Area of Town: Downtown

A NEW IMPRESSIONIST OPERA THAT WILL CAPTIVATE

Don’t miss this compelling new opera created from the music of Debussy and Ravel, with text from 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.

PROGRAM

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

RUN TIME: 1 hr 45 min, with intermission

BOX OFFICE: 713-533-0080

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