Alexander Zemlinsky http://wrti.org en WRTI Presents Operas Suppressed by the Third Reich on August 9 http://wrti.org/post/wrti-presents-operas-suppressed-third-reich-august-9 <p>The Los Angeles Opera's Music Director James Conlon is reviving operas banned by the Nazi regime via <i>Recovered Voices: A Lost Generation's Long-Forgotten Masterpieces</i>.<br /><br />Tune to WRTI on Saturday, August 9 from 1:30 to 5 pm to hear two one-act operas: <i>The Broken Jug,</i> by Viktor Ullmann (at right), and <i>The Dwarf,</i> by Alexander Zemlinksy.<br /><br /><i>"We must now mitigate a great injustice by working to revive the music of those whose only 'fault' was that they were Jewish, or that they were opposed to or deemed offensive by an authoritarian regime."</i><br />-- James Conlon, LA Opera music director</p> Mon, 28 Jul 2008 13:04:00 +0000 Jessica Schultz 2001 at http://wrti.org WRTI Presents Operas Suppressed by the Third Reich on August 9