In an interview with Frank Scheffer, the American avant-garde composer John Cage talks about the commission given to him by Japan to write a new opera. He expounds his idea to ‘build up and break down’ Marchel Duchamp’s last work of art, Étant donné, for this. He already has a title, too: Noh-Opera. However, the opera was never realised.

Credits

Set geluid
Sound Design
Still photography
Production company
Allegri Film
TV company
VPRO
Distributor NL
EURO ARTS, Duitsland

Title: Nopera
Duration : 6 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2014

InternationaalKunst & CultuurGeschiedenisMuziek

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