Great Performances

Thomas Adès Discusses Influences for The Exterminating Angel

Clip: Season 45 Episode 16 | 4m 25s

Composer and Conductor Thomas Adès and Librettist and Director Tom Cains discuss the influences for The Exterminating Angel, including the classic Luis Buñuel film. They also analyze the opera's dramatic music, set and costumes.

Aired: 03/25/18

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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