Verona. 17-29 March. Conducted by Riccardo Muti, directed by Yannis Kokkos, with Krassimira Stoyanov, Ekaterina Gubanova, Alexey Tikhomirov, Franco Fagioli.
This opera premiered in Paris in 1774 bringing Gluck into the spotlight of what was then the cultural capital of Europe. It would go on to inspire Wagner with its solemnity and elegance. Iphig