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Salzburg Festival 2019: Idomeneo

Synopsis

In 2017 Teodor Currentzis and Peter Sellars left a mark on the Salzburg Festival with their interpretation of Mozart’s late opera seria, La clemenza di Tito, which highlighted its vision of a heartfelt path to democracy through restorative justice and reconciliation. Now the ingenious duo dedicates itself to another opera seria by Mozart during the upcoming Festival summer, the utopian work of a 25-year-old telling the world: “We must talk about the future. The time is ripe for a serious change.“ (Peter Sellars). Teodor Currentzis conducts the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra and the musicAeterna Choir of Perm Opera. Russell Thomas, Paula Murrihy, Ying Fang, Nicole Chevalier and Jonathan Lemalu .take the principal roles.

Additional Info

  • No: A04050117
  • Composer: W.A. Mozart
  • Conductor: Teodor Currentzis
  • Orchestra: Freiburger Barockorchester, MusicAeterna Choir
  • Artists: Russell Thomas, Ying Fang, Paula Murrihy, Nicole Chevalier
  • Production year: 2019
  • Run time: 03:00:00
  • Director: Stage Director: Peter Sellars
  • Producers: Unitel
  • Format: HDTV 16:9
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