Orchestra
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Estonia's austerity opera: Setting economics to music

An excerpt from the Estonian opera Nostra Culpa, sung by Iria Oja, composed by Eugene Birman and written by Scott Diel.

It was written in response to a discussion on Twitter between the economist Paul Krugman and the Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves about the country's austerity measures.