Askonas Holt artists will be busy this Easter
It’s all change for Easter 2013 in Baden-Baden and Salzburg. Simon Rattle will be leading his Berliner Philharmoniker into their first residence in Baden-Baden with a new production of Die Zauberflöte, which features Kate Royal, Magdalena Kozena, Benjamin Hulett and Jonathan Lemalu. Rattle’s concerts will feature Bruckner Symphony no.9 and Mahler Symphony no.2 with Magdalena Kozena and Kate Royal.
Meanwhile the Staatskapelle Dresden take up residence in Salzburg, where their Principal Guest Conductor Myung-Whun Chung will conduct Evgeny Kissin in Beethoven Piano Concerto no.4 and then Mahler Symphony no.1. He will also share a “Concert for Salzburg” with Christian Thielemann. Christiane Karg will sing in Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem, conducted by Thielemann.