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Oedipus (baritone Franck Ferrari) gouges out his eyes after learning that he has unknowingly killed his father and married his mother.
April 16, 2010 Inspired by Sophocles' Theban Plays, George Enescu was one of the few to narrate the entire life of Oedipus in his Oedipe, an opera that is often hailed as the finest single work ever composed by a Romanian.
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