ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND

Sunday, July 31, 2016 - Start: 1:00 PM

Orchestra concert with Gustavo Dudamel, 2008 / Mozart’s “Magic Flute for Children”, 1982 / Mozart’s “Le nozze di Figaro”, 2006, in memoriam Nikolaus Harnoncourt / Verdi’s “Il trovatore”, 2014 / Orchestra concert with Pierre Boulez, 2008

Gustavo Dudamel is featured in his 2008 orchestra concert from 1 pm onwards on Kapitelplatz.
Gustavo Dudamel is featured in his 2008 orchestra concert from 1 pm onwards on Kapitelplatz.
The second day of the anniversary weekend celebrating the 15th birthday of the Siemens Festival>Nights presents another opulent programme from 1 pm onwards, highlighting several seasons of the Salzburg Festival and screening orchestra concerts, opera broadcasts and the famous 1982 Magic Flute for Children.
The detailed programme:
1:00 pm Gustavo Dudamel’s orchestra concert with the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela (2008) playing works by Beethoven and Mussorgsky.
2:30 pm Mozart’s Magic Flute for Children (1982) with Christian Bosch as narrator
4:30 pm Honouring the memory of Nikolaus Harnoncourt, who conducted this production, Claus Guth’s staging of Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro (2006) is shown.
8:00 pm Alvis Hermanis’ controversial production of Verdi’s Il trovatore, set inside a museum, with Plácido Domingo and the enchanting Anna Netrebko at the 2014 Salzburg Festival.
11:00 pm Orchestra concert with Pierre Boulez conducting the Vienna Philharmonic in 2008: Ravel’s Valses Nobles et Sentimentales and Stravinsky’s Firebird.

Cast

Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt | Director: Claus Guth | Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic | Duration: 204 minutes | Featuring: Bo Skovhus (Il Conte Almaviva), Dorothea Röschmann (La Contessa Almaviva), Anna Netrebko (Susanna), Ildebrando D'Arcangelo (Figaro), Christine Schäfer (Cherubino)