16-29 June 2007. For the Festival del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, conducted by Zubin Mehta, directed by Carlos Padrissa, with Pieter Sieffert, Matti Salminen, Juha Uusitalo and Petra Maria Schnitzer.
Siegfried by Wagner goes on stage at La Fenice in Venice (14-26 June). As the third opera of the Ring it provides an opportunity to hear the next installment, if only in terms of musical continuity. Here the conductor is Jeffrey Tate and the director Robert Carsen. A similar interpretative idea does unite Siegfried and last year