Conductor Mark Austin presents a lively and accessible introduction to the legend of Faust and the music it has inspired. Composers have been inspired by the figure of Faust since the 19th century, and it continues to exert a fascination today.
This talk will answer many questions about the legend and its cultural significance, as well as explore its music (and particularly operas) from a conductor’s point of view.
- Concert Duration:
- approx. 2 hours