The Opera Hour – series 4/episode 20

Opera singer and poet Richard Scott explores opera through the prism of various themes. Today: Dresden – an essay in six melodies. Richard travels to The Dresden Music Festival in an essay exploring the dramatically complex and baroque city of Dresden, alongside a Schubert piano duet, Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis and Strauss’ rarely performed opera Feuersnot.

Originally broadcast on 12th June 2014