Get in touch with us

The Tourist Information Centre is closed from 25th November 2021 until further notice.

In urgent cases, please contact us on workdays either by phone at +421 918 573 172 or email us at touristinfo@visitbratislava.com. We are happy to answer your queries between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm.

Robert Schumann: Paradise and the Peri

Robert Schumann activated the process of aimed revitalization of the work of Johann Sebastian Bach and Georg Friedrich Händel in cooperation with Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy in Germany. Thanks to these authors he learned to know the rules of the oratorio and of the cantata. So his single oratorio Paradise and the Peri after the oriental epos by Thomas Moore Lalla-Rookh stands on a firm basis. As added value can be seen Schumann‘s intention to express the mysticism of the Persian culture, where the ethereal character of Peri is an extensive source of inspiration.

Slovak Philharmonic
Slovak Philharmonic Choir
Fabrizio Ventura conductor
Thomas Lang choirmaster
Ursula Langmayr soprano / Peri
Johannes Czernin
 tenor / Narrator
Petra Nôtová
 soprano / Maiden
Jana Kurucová
 mezzosoprano / Angel
Juraj Hollý
 tenor / Young Man
Aleš Jenis
 bassbaritone / Gazna

Robert Schumann Paradise and the Peri, Oratorio for Soloists, Choir and Orchestra, Op. 50

Concert venue: Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic
Date and time: 13th February 2020 and 14th February 2020 at 7 pm

Tickets

Web: filharmonia.sk

FB

This site uses cookies. By continuing to view this site, you agree to their use. Information on the use of cookies.

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close