Composed in 1937 by Carl Orff, Carmina Burana is one of the best known and most popular classical pieces around. The cantanta’s opening choral piece O Fortuna has been deemed one of the best ever written. Based on 24 Medieval Latin poems, it explores themes of life, love, hedonism, drinking and fate. With direction by Esteve Nabona, see Orff’s masterpiece brought to life at the Palau de la Música. Tickets cost €20 and can be bought online in advance.
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