The 97th Salzburger Festspiele is about to finish. This year thanks to Markus Hinterhäuser, a new Artistic Director of the Festival, the audiences have a chance to watch and listen to 195 operas, concerts and performances. The Festival lasts 41 days.
Today Ildar Abdrazakov has his debut with the role of Duke Alfonso d’Este in ‘Lucrezia Borgia’ by Donizetti (concert version). Krassimira Stoyanova sings Lucrezia and Juan Diego Flórez performs Gennaro. The conductor – Marco Armiliato. The second performance will take place on August 30th and will close the Festival.