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Festive Opening Ceremony of the 2015 Salzburg Festival

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  10:08 h;
published in: Opera, Drama, Concert, General

( 22 Jul 2015 ) This year, the Salzburg Festival takes place for the 95th time. Last weekend, the traditional performance of Haydn’s Die Schöpfung, part of the Ouverture spirituelle, and the premiere of Jedermann launched the festival season. The opening ceremony of the Salzburg Festival takes place at the Felsenreitschule on July 26 at 11 am. The ceremony will be attended by the Austrian President Dr. Heinz Fischer, Landeshauptmann Dr. Wilfried Haslauer, the Austrian Minister of Art and Culture, Constitution and Media Dr. Josef Ostermayer and Festival President Helga Rabl-Stadler. The keynote address will be delivered this year by Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Safranski.

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Operas in Concert this Festival Summer

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  08:30 h;
published in: Opera, Concert, General

( 22 Jul 2015 ) Apart from numerous concerts, drama productions and many staged operas, this year features concert performances of operas as well. Werther, Dido and Aeneas and Ernani are three performances worth experiencing.

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Divine Music in the Concert Series Ouverture spirituelle

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  10:30 h;
published in: Concert

( 15 Jul 2015 ) Sacred works by Schubert, Mozart, Bach, Beethoven and Bruckner will be heard this summer as part of the concert series Ouverture spirituelle. The first performance on July 18 features Joseph Haydn’s Die Schöpfung – already an enormous triumph at its premiere in 1799.

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Angela Gheorghiu and Elisabeth Kulman Replace Elīna Garanča

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  12:36 h;
published in: Opera, Concert, General

( 14 Jul 2015 ) Unfortunately, Elīna Garanča has cancelled her appearances at the Salzburg Festival for this summer, sending the following message:
“Due to personal reasons, I much regret to withdraw from my professional activities until further notice. My mother is suffering from terminal cancer, so I will now stay by her side in Riga. I am very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and ask for your understanding in this difficult time.”

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Philharmonic World Premieres Return to Salzburg

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  11:00 h;
published in: Concert

( 27 May 2015 ) In the long history of the orchestra, the Vienna Philharmonic has given the world premieres of innumerable works. Its concert series this year pays homage to this fact, presenting works originally premiered by the orchestra on the Salzburg Festival stage.

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Heroes and Motifs of Greek Mythology with Philippe Jaroussky

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  10:30 h;
published in: Concert, Whitsun

( 15 May 2015 ) The French countertenor Philippe Jaroussky is among the most sought-after singers of his fach. He previously performed at the Salzburg Whitsun Festival in 2012, for example, when he joined Cecilia Bartoli in the production of Handel’s Giulio Cesare. This year, he returns for his own aria concert on the stage of the Haus für Mozart.

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Young Singers Project 2015

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  10:00 h;
published in: Opera, Concert, General

( 5 May 2015 ) In 2008 the Young Singers Project was inaugurated, with the goal of enabling young singers from all over the world to further their education on an international level. Like all its other elements, the Salzburg Festival’s education programmes follow the motto set by one of its founders: “Opera and theatre – the best of both” (Hugo von Hofmannsthal).

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Nestlé and Salzburg Festival Young Conductors Award 2015: Three Finalists Nominated

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  12:09 h;
published in: Concert

( 16 Mar 2015 ) The Nestlé and Salzburg Festival Young Conductors Award takes place this year for the 6th time. Once again, the interest in the award has been enormous. 65 candidates from 5 continents and 31 countries applied for Award, which has become one of the most sought-after international distinctions for young conductors all over the world. We would like to introduce the three finalists!

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Plácido Domingo • Gala Concert Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of his Salzburg Debut

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  16:55 h;
published in: Opera, Concert

( 3 Mar 2015 ) Plácido Domingo has decided to retire the role of Conte di Luna from his repertoire and has therefore cancelled all respective performances in Berlin, Milan and Salzburg. Fortunately, it will still be possible to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Plácido Domingo’s Salzburg debut with a gala concert at the Festival. 

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Grigory Sokolov chooses solo recital at the Salzburg Festival for his new live album

by FESTSPIELKIEBITZ  15:30 h;
published in: Concert, General

( 15 Jan 2015 ) International Release:
January 19, 2015 will see the worldwide release of Grigory Sokolov’s recital featuring works by Mozart and Chopin, which was recorded at the Salzburg Festival in 2008 and is being released by DGG as part of the SALZBURG FESTIVAL DOCUMENTS edition. It is the first concert the pianist has permitted to be published in more than 20 years, having signed an exclusive recording contract with Deutsche Grammophon this past October.

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