Andris Nelsons
1. – 10.4.2023


Festive Play: The programme of the Salzburg Easter Festival 2023.

A welcome by
Nikolaus Bachler

Nikolaus Bachler, the Artistic Director of the Salzburg Easter Festival, welcomes you to the 2023 Salzburg Easter Festival.

Easter Festival 2022: A Look Back


Eric Cutler in the 3rd act.

Floor has to be laid for the 3rd act.

Rehearsal start "Lohengrin": Directors Jossi Wieler (right) and Sergio Morabito.

Orchestra dress rehearsal: Christian Thielemann in the orchestra pit.

Jacquelyn Wagner (Elsa), Eric Cutler (Lohengrin) © Ruth Walz

A scene from Act 3, © Ruth Walz

Final curtain call with Christian Thielemann, the "Lohengrin"-cast and the Staatskapelle Dresden.

Elena Pankratova, Christian Thielemann, Eric Cutler.

Orchestra dress rehearsal.

Concert for Salzburg: Myung-Whun Chung conducts Beethoven and Brahms.

Tugan Sokhiev leads Shostakowitsch's "Leningrad"-Symphony

Christian Thielemann conducts the "Alpine Symphony" by Richard Strauss.

Before Strauss: Bartok's Concerto for Viola and Orchestra with soloist Antoine Tamestit.

Choral Concert with music by Anton Bruckner, the Bavarian Radio Choir and soloists Camilla Nylund, Elena Zhidkova, Saimir Pirgu, Franz-Josef-Selig.


Gewandhausorchester – the Orchestra in Residence in 2023.

Festival Conductor
Andris Nelsons

Richard Wagner

»Tannhäuser« - Jonas Kaufmann in his role debut.

Wagner and Leipzig

The Gewandhausorchester and Richard Wagner.


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