Classical Conversations

Lorelei Ensemble: Love Fail

Lorelei Ensemble by Allana Taranto, Ars Magna Studio

In this special video interview, composer David Lang and conductor Beth Willer join WGTE's Brad Cresswell via Zoom to talk about the Lorelei Ensemble's recent recording of David's Love Fail. Inspired by the story of Tristan and Isolde, Love Fail sets modern translations of ancient texts alongside contemporary writings.

Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/igX2UKFxtPk

(Photo credit: Lorelei Ensemble by Allana Taranto, Ars Magna Studio)