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Carmina Burana

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Start:
October 31, 2013
End:
November 2, 2013
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Orff’s 1930s setting of earthy, middle-ages poetry brought simplicity and joy back into European art music. Carmina Burana celebrates feelings of universal emotions in a stunning, intensely memorable fashion.

Come for: You’ll recognize Carmina Burana from countless television commercials and film scores, especially the thunderous opening chorus: O, Fortuna (O, Luck).

And more: A unique opportunity to hear British poems set to music by Benjamin Britten.

For tickets or details: www.roythomsonhall.com

Venue: Roy Thomson Hall — 60 Simcoe Street