European Concert 2018 from Bayreuth
An architectural gem as venue for this European Concert: the Markgräfliches Opernhaus in Bayreuth, one of the few remaining original baroque theatres, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2012. For the first time, the traditional concert was conducted by Paavo Järvi. On the programme: works by Ludwig van Beethoven plus, as a nod to Richard Wagner, the "Wesendonck Lieder" performed by soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek.
Soloists: Eva-Maria Westbroek
Orchestra: Berliner Philharmoniker
Venue: Markgräfliches Opernhaus in Bayreuth