Salzburg Easter Festival is postponed to the autumn
The calendar of Yusif is permanently changing. In April 2021 he was supposed to sing Calaf in Puccini´s “Turandot” in Salzburg. The officials of the Salzburg Easter Festival announced the postponement of the Festival to the coming autumn due to the situation with COVID 19 in Austria:
« After long, detailed deliberations, Christian Thielemann, the Artistic Director of the Festival and Chief Conductor of the Staatskapelle Dresden and Intendant Nikolaus Bachler have decided to move the Festival from the Easter weekend to the weekend of All Saints, 29 October to 1 November 2021. “
The more detailed information about the program will be published in May 2021.
The program for Salzburg Summer Festival remain unchanged (Yusif is scheduled to sing Cavaradossi in “Tosca” alongside with Anna Netrebko and Ludovic Tezier, Marco Armiliato conducting).