Paavo Haavikko: Opera Librettist

Arni, Erkki
September 1984
World Literature Today;Fall84, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p559
Literary Criticism
Focuses on the libretti written by Finnish author Paavo Haavikko for the operas, "The Horseman" and "The King Goes Forth to France." Details of how composer Aulis Sallinen became involved in the development of the play; Adaptation of the play into an actual libretto; Partnership of Sallinen and Haavikko in the production.


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