During the spring, we invited the public to vote for three favourite arias from a list of eight from the classic opera repertoire, to be performed by our soloists. The three most popular suggestions will be performed at the concert and the winners will be revealed then.
In addition to these, you will also be able to enjoy Johann Strauss’ overture to Die Fledermaus and the delightful Adagietto from Mahler’s fifth symphony, which became a megahit thanks to Visconti’s film Death in Venice.
Sofie Asplund excels once again in portraying the refined coquette Zerbinetta in Richard Strauss’ opera Ariadne auf Naxos, a role renowned for its demading coloraturas and one that proved a sensational success for Sofie here in 2018.
The conductor is the “outrageously talented” (Opernwelt) Israeli-American Yoel Gamzou, now based in Austria.