The Salzburger Festspiele has announced yesterday the organization of a benefit performance on Thursday, 26. August at 09:00 PM at the Haus für Mozart, to raise money for the victims of the flood disaster in Pakistan.
Anna Netrebro and Erwin Schrott, among others including Piotr Beczala and Mikhail Petrenko, will take part in this charity event. Ivor Bolton, among others, will conduct the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg.
Tickets, ranging between € 40 and € 280, will be available from Monday 23. August at 03:00 PM, at the ticket office of the Salzburger Festspiele, as well as by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, on-line at www.salzburgerfestspiele.at and by phone at 0662-8045-500.
Audio recorded statements by Anna Netrebko, Erwin Schrott and Piotr Beczala, among others, can be heard at the Salzburger Festspieles Blog.
Anna Netrebko will sing Arditi's "Il baccio", a duet with Erwin Schrott from Domizetti's "L'elisir d'amore" and a duet, not decided yet, with Piotr Beczala.