Now playing: Brett Dean: Bliss (2010)
Category: Opera |
Composer Brett Dean discusses Bliss which will have its European Premiere at this year's Edinburgh International Festival. Based on Peter Carey's sardonic novel, Bliss charts the escapades and misadventures of Harry Joy, an advertising executive who, having survived a near-death experience, gets sucked into a routine of increasing bizarreness. Is he really in hell?