Bernt Ola sings Adonis and Aeneas in a double-bill at The Opera & Music Festival at Confidencen, a rococo theatre from 1753 near Stockholm. Festival Artistic Manager Olof Boman conducts and William Relton directs.
Venus & Adonis, composed in 1683 by John Blow, is considered the earliest example of English opera. Henry Purcell’s Dido & Aeneas from 1689 has become one of the most famous and beloved operas from the Baroque era.
Performances July 29 until August 21. Read more here