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Martin Kušej’s Elektra on DVD

June 23, 2012


Strauss-Hofmannsthal Elektra. Zurich Opera House production 2003, 2005; Arthaus DVD 2012. Conductor Christoph von Dohnányi, stage director Martin Kušej. Elektra: Eva Johansson.

Meanwhile, in Salzburg

August 5, 2010


The Salzburg Festival happening right now, with lots of newsworthiness in the soprano con mezzo (S/M) department. Ricardo Muti is conducting C. W. Gluck‘s Orfeo ed Euridice with the Austrian Elisabeth Kulman in the archi-trouser role of Orfeo. Photos from the underworld by the stage director Dieter Dorn with barely any set and a crowd of […]