Preview 2016

13th International Music Festival Phnom Penh
November 2016

SHAKESPEARE 400 (1564-1616)
Music in the Elizabethan era (1558-1603)

Music from the Age of Enlightenment -
performed at Phnom Penh historical sites !



The British writer William Shakespeare is hailed as the greatest writer of all time. His large body of work, which includes 37 plays, has been a source of inspiration for many composers and musicians throughout the years. Here are six more acclaimed composers whose works were inspired by Shakespeare's plays.