Paradise 01/29/2006 at 08:00 PM – Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center Concert Notes Paradise – Leon Botstein Das Paradies und die Peri, Op. 50 (1843) – Christopher H. Gibbs, Bard College

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Das Paradies und die Peri, Op. 50 (1843) By Christopher H. Gibbs, Bard College Written for the concert Paradise, performed on Jan 29, 2006 at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. Although posterity tends not to associate Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Brahms—the self-styled conservative Romantics—with dramatic music, all three sought to enter this realm that Wagner…

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