An artificial intelligence-infused opera composed by Luc Steels & Oscar Villaroya, based on the legend of Faust, with a twenty-first century twist. A classical music piece delivering a contemporary take on the blurred boundaries of a digitized world.
After a successful avant-premiere in la Monnaie in September, the first public performance will take place at the and& festival in Leuven on 3 May.
Luc Steels: Fausto
Frascati Chamber Orchestra & choir La Folia conducted by Kris Stroobants
Soprano (Margherita): Anja Van Engeland
Tenor (Fausto): Steve Brooks
Bariton (Mephisto): Kamil Ben Hsaïn Lachiri
Choir: La Folia
Thursday 3 May - 07:30 PM
Aula Pieter De Somer, Leuven