Articles about Karol Maciej Szymanowski

Royal Flush
Opera News (2016) Vol. 80, No. 9, pp. 32-35

Philip's "savage" power permeates the entire opera, from the war-ravaged opening of the Fontainebleau scene, where we see the impact of his ruthlessness on the peasants of France, to the peremptory banishment of his wife's favorite retainer and his mercurial ...