Vienna State Opera

04 April

Spotlight Monteverdi: “L’incoronazione di Poppea”

Not many conductors in musical history have had a repertoire as broad as Karajan’s. But he is not usually associated with the music of Claudio Monteverdi. In November 1953...

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22 March

Karajan artists: Rolando Panerai – “a most balanced man”

“I worked with him many times. He is a wonderful artist whom I’ve always admired. […] He has always impressed me as a man of great good humour, and with a wonderful fund of stories.” Karajan about Rolando Panerai Rolando Panerai never embodied a title role in a Karajan production,…

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15 March

Spotlight Stravinsky: “Le sacre du printemps”

Karajan’s first approach to Stravinsky’s “Le sacre du printemps” came quite late, in 1962. At that time, the piece had been in the repertoire for a long time...

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