Salzburg opens with ‘phenomenal’ Elektra

The Salzburg Festival has opened with Richard Strauss’s Elektra in the well-distanced Felsenreitschule.

The audience roared it to the rafters.

The Lithuanian soprano Ausrine Stundyte in the title role has been called ‘phenomenal’. Franz Welser-Möst conducted.

 

(c) Salzburg Fetpiele / Bernd Uhlig