Peak Film Series: Haydn’s “The Creation” (2012) at the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center
Sat, June 1, 2013
Peak Films – Haydn’s “The Creation” (2012)
June 1 - 7:30pm
Considered by many to be Joseph Haydn’s masterpiece, “The Creation” is an epic oratorio written between 1796 and 1798. It depicts and celebrates the creation of the world as described in the biblical Book of Genesis and in Paradise Lost. Recorded at Schloss Esterhazy in Eisenstadt Austria, this performance features The Vienna Chamber Choir and the Austro-Hungarian Haydn Philharmonic with international soloists. Sung In German with English and French Subtitles. Running time: 118 minutes.