Tag Archives: Walter Braunfels

Pecking Order

by Suzanne Calvin

Part of a long-term project to revive works touched by Nazi tyranny…Is LA Opera’s latest for the birds? Photo courtesy of Robert Millard/Los Angeles Opera. This 1920′s take on a delightful comedy from classical antiquity (thank you, Aristophanes) was a big hit for composer Walter Braunfels but is little known and even less likely to […]