Moses & Aaron With A Live Performance By At G Theatre

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Live Music + Film

Prior to our screening of Straub-Huillet's cinematic tribute to Arnold Schoenberg, members from Toronto's acclaimed opera company Against The Grain Theatre join us for a special live performance of an operatic work by the great Expressionist composer.

Featuring:
AtG Music Director Topher Mokrzewski on piano
Sopano Adanya Dunn
AtG Artistic Director Joel Ivany

Followed by a screening of:
+ Introduction to Arnold Schoenberg's "Accompaniment to a Cinematographic Scene" (1972, 15 min)
+ Moses and Aaron (1974)
Shooting in a Roman amphitheatre with an Austrian chorus and orchestra, Straub-Huillet create a fully stylized and realized cinematic version of the Schoenberg opera.

About the film series:
The first ever Toronto retrospective of one of the most important and influential filmmaking teams in cinema history, "Not Reconciled: The Films of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet" runs March 3–April 2, 2017 at TIFF Bell Lightbox.

Limited seating. Get tickets here: http://www.tiff.net/events/moses-and-aaron-preceded-by-introduction-to-arnold-schoenbergs-accompaniment-to-a-cinematographic-scene
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