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Elektra by Strauss at the Salzburg Festival 2020

Next broadcasts Sunday, August 1 at 21:00 on Mezzo Live HD

  • Tuesday, August 3 at 17:00 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Friday, August 6 at 09:30 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Sunday, August 8 at 02:00 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Monday, August 9 at 06:00 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Wednesday, August 11 at 13:00 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Thursday, August 26 at 13:00 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Friday, August 27 at 02:00 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Saturday, August 28 at 17:00 on Mezzo Live HD

Casting

  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor
  • Franz Welser-Möst (Conductor)
  • Krzysztof Warlikowski (Stage Direction)
  • Ausrine Stundyte (Soprano) : Elektra
  • Asmik Grigorian (Soprano) : Chrysothemis
  • Tanja Ariane Baumgartner (Mezzo-soprano) : Klytämnestra
  • Michael Laurenz (Tenor) : Aegisth
  • Derek Welton (Baritone) : Orest
  • Tilmann Rönnebeck (Bass) : Der Pfleger des Orest

Program

Elektra
'Tragödie' in one act by Richard Strauss (1864 - 1949)
Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal after Sophocle's 'Electra'
First performance in Dresden, Hofoper, 25 January 1909


Recording: August 1 2020 - Salzburg Festival
Director: Myriam Hoyer
Duration: 02:00

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