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Rolf Liebermann discusses the Hamburg State Opera and describes their operation and performances

BROADCAST: 1967 | DURATION: 00:32:21

Synopsis

Studs interviews Rolf Liebermann, director and composer, at the Hamburische Staatsoper in Hamburg, Germany. Liebermann explains some history of previous directors and performances. Many artists and operas are mentioned, but only a few were focused on in detail. Liebermann explains details about the operation of the opera highlighting the budget and the functions of the opera house. The recording stops short toward the end of the interview. Studs explains the technical problem he had in Hamburg and describes the theater and the environment of the theater when he attended the opera, "Force of Destiny." He also quotes the song that played in act three and then played a recording of it.