50 Years of the Salzburg Easter Festival

Highlights of the 2017 Jubilee Programme:

Richard Wagner’s opera DIE WALKÜRE in a unique re-creation of the 1967 production in the set by Günther Schneider-Siemssen – with an accompanying Exhibition and two Symposia

The chamber opera LOHENGRIN by Salvatore Sciarrino
The Herbert von Karajan Prize 2017 awarded to Daniil Trifonov

Franz Welser-Möst as Guest Conductor in an orchestral concert with the Staatskapelle Dresden

Choral Concert under the baton of Myung-Whun Chung

An ‘old master’ and a ‘shooting star’ in the Concert for Salzburg: Georges Prêtre and Lorenzo Viotti

Special Concerts with two special guest orchestras: the Berliner Philharmoniker under Sir Simon Rattle and the Vienna Philharmonic under Christian Thielemann