Performance as Immolation
The conductor Carlos Kleiber’s aesthetic was founded on the interplay between voluptuous refinement and an impulse to violence.
Corresponding with Carlos: A Biography of Carlos Kleiber
by Charles Barber
Carlos Kleiber: Complete Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon
12 CDs and 1 Blu-ray disc (2018)
February 23, 2023 issue