Dresdner Musikfestspiele opens May 16 with livestreamed concert

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May 16 marks the opening of the Dresden Music Festival, with a concert of Weber’s Overture to Euryanthe, Schubert songs, and Schumann’s Symphony No. 1 in B flat major. Ivor Bolton leads the Dresden Festival Orchestra with Dresden-born bass René Pape. Explore the program here and purchase tickets here.

For viewers in France and Germany, the evening will be broadcast live on ARTE beginning at 8 pm CEST and worldwide on MDR Kultur Radio.