"To rush way ahead of the evidence being gathered by the police, in a fevered parliamentary atmosphere, serves neither justice nor our national security"
British opposition Labour leader
""You know, I really believe, you don't know until you test it. But I think I really believe I'd run in even if I didn't have a weapon.""
""We're going to continue to fully cooperate. Out of respect for the special counsel, we're not going to comment. For any specific questions about the Trump Organization, I'd refer you there.""
Sarah Huckabee Sanders
White House Press Secretary
"All Syrians are now hostages to one group or another, and it is the people who pay the highest price."
"The prospect of a political alliance with Turkey through accession has entirely vanished under Erdoğan. But that does not mean that the EU should do nothing."
Visiting Scholar, Carnegie Europe
""London has still not provided the Russian side with any details or information that could shed at least some light on what happened"."
Spokeswoman, Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
""I tried to escape, but I couldn't. I witnessed an entire family getting killed in front of me by an air strike. So, I had to go back with my family to the basement.""
""The ambitions of one person should not be more important than the destiny of our country, which is threatened by chaos.""
Prime Minister of Slovakia
It is one of the highlights of this year’s Salzburg Festival: The new production of Beethoven’s “Fidelio”. On stage, there’s a remarkable cast
In this Bonus-Interview the German tenor Jonas Kaufmann talks about the prestigious Salzburg Festival.
Watch Salzburg Festival: Juan Diego Flórez sings Leoncavallo, Tosti, Rossini, Donizetti, Duparc and Gounod – With Vincenzo Scalera
“I pray to the almighty gods” is this year’s theme of the Whitsun festival in Salzburg, chosen by artistic director Cecilia Bartoli. The famous mezzo
In these bonus interviews, we get a glimpse into the unique collaboration between Cecilia Bartoli and the director’s team Moshe Leiser and Patrice
Verdi’s ‘Il Trovatore’ is a highlight of this year’s Salzburg Festival, thanks in part to an outstanding cast.
It is one of the most popular
Content provided by Rolex Partner,
The Salzburg Festival plays Verdi’s Il Trovatore. A dark and flamboyant, complex and convoluted work being
The festival season is upon us again, and in Austria, the Salzburger Festspiele opened with its traditional performance of Jedermann (Everyman), a
Cecilia Bartoli is one of the greats of the operatic world. The mezzo-soprano is not only the artistic director of the Whitsun Festival in
Article brought to you by
PHILOSOPHY AND TRADITION
AN ORCHESTRA UNLIKE ANY OTHER
The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra is a name instantly
Article brought to you by
AUGUST IN SALZBURG
WHERE MUSIC AND MAESTROS MEET
For almost a century, the Alpine city of Salzburg, Austria, has been
The Salzburg Festival celebrates the bicentenary of Verdi’s birth with three of his operas: ‘Don Carlo’ is one of them – the longest, the most
Gathering 600 musicians on stage at the same time, it’s understandable why Mahler’s Eighth symphony is also known as the ‘Symphony of a Thousand’
More excerpts from our interview with maestro Gustavo Dudamel.
Mezzo-soprano Cecilia Bartoli takes the lead in the lastest, production of Vincenzo Bellini’s romantic tragedy ‘Norma’.
It tells the story of a
There was a very modern setting in Salzburg for the production of Handel’s opera, Julius Caesar in Egypt.
The power struggle between Cleopatra and
Panic broke out in Austria after two young cheetahs escaped from a zoo in Salzburg.
Ten police cars were used to track the animals and surround
The 91st Salzburg classical opera Festival is under way in the Austrian city where Mozart was born. The Marriage of Figaro opened the event. Among
Here are a few extra excerpts from our interview with conductor Riccardo Muti and with mezzo-soprano Elisabeth Kulman.
Ninety years old this year it may be, but the Salzburg Festival remains as fit as a fiddle.
Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice is among the operas