About the Event
Experience an enchanting blend of nature's symphony and the melodic essence of love as we invite you to a mesmerizing evening of Wagner's masterpieces. Our program features the ethereal magic of the Good Friday enchantment from 'Parsifal' and the captivating second act of 'Tristan.' Within this act lies an opera within an opera, a timeless love duet unparalleled in its grandeur and emotion. Join us as the exceptional vocal talents of Wagner virtuosos Jonas Kaufmann and Camilla Nylund grace the stage, forming a dreamlike duo. Wagner's compositions, known for their seemingly endless beauty, unveils its secret through this extraordinary love duet, where the vast expanse of true love is explored like a sprawling landscape. The portrayal of Wagner's heroic characters further enriches the essence of their journey as they shed their protective armor, drawing our attention to their vulnerability and the depth of their emotions.
- Richard Wagner – „Parsifal“, Vorspiel und Karfreitagszauber „Tristan und Isolde“, 2. Aufzug
| Jonas Kaufmann
German tenor Jonas Kaufmann is among the most sought‐after operatic soloists of our time. His numerous awards include the 2015 Echo Klassik 'Singer of the Year'.
|Gstaad Festival Orchestra