Synopsis by Jennifer Lackman
Franz Schubert's Fierrabras opera is performed at the Salzberg Festival with the Vienna Philharmonic led by Ingo Metzmacher. Fierrabras is the tale of friendship and romance during a military conflict involving the Christians and Moors at the time of Charlemagne. Directed by Peter Stein and starring Dorthea Roschmann (Die Ziet) and Michael Schade (Der neue Merker).
Christianity, festival, Moor, opera, war