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Feature - Festival Report
European Festival Report
by Philip Anson
* Canadian tenor Michael Schade leads Salzburg's stunning, surreal Magic Flute
99Mozart : Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute)
Messezentrum, Salzburg, Austria
Salzburg Festival
seen August 14, 1999
* Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala
Grosses Festspielhaus
Salzburg Festival, Austria
seen August 25, 1999. 8:30-11pm
* Sir Simon Rattle Shows His Stuff Salzburg Festival Closes with Memorable Mahler Symphony
Mahler Symphony No. 2
Gyorgy Kurtag : Gravestone in Memory of Stephan Stein
Vienna Philharmonic
Sir Simon Rattle, conductor
heard Aug 29, 1999
Grosses Festspielhaus Salzburg Austria
*Lucerne International Festival of Music
Lucerne Switzerland
heard Aug. 31, 1999
* Monteverdi : La Guerra d'Amore
Innsbruck Early Music Festival
Rene Jacobs, conductor
Schola Cantorum Basiliensis Tanz Theatre Basel
* Salzburg Festival 1999 : Struggling to break free of the past, the Festival is poised to become truly contemporary with the millennium
* The Venerable Montreux Festival is Renewed by Stars of Early Music and Opera