After highly acclaimed performances of "Tosca" in Munich Anja Harteros, Jonas Kaufmann and Bryn Terfel will join each other again on July 22 and 24, this time for the Opera Gala in Baden-Baden. They will share the stage with Ekaterina Gubanova (replacing Elina Garanca who had to cancel both concerts due to illness) and the Badischen Staatskapelle Karlsruhe conducted by Marco Armiliato. Broadcast dates are July 24 (ZDF) and August 13 (3Sat).
On Monday, May 16, starting at 4pm BR Klassik will broadcast the premiere of Wagners "Meistersinger" with Wolfgang Koch (Sachs), Markus Eiche (Beckmesser), Jonas Kaufmann (Stoltzing), Sara Jakubiak (Eva) and Benjamin Bruns (David) singing the main roles, the conductor is Kirill Petrenko,.
Photo: Wilfried Hösl