Erik Nielsen to make Zurich Opera Debut

Erik Nielsen will make his debut at the Opernhaus Zürich on May 24, conducting Peter Grimes, with further performances on May 27, 29 and 31. The production is by David Pountney, and Christopher Ventris and Emily Magee will sing Peter Grimes and Ellen Orford. Following the Zürich run of performances Erik Nielsen will rehearse at the Semperoper in Dresden for the world premiere of Manos Tsangaris’s Karl May, which will open in Dresden on June 20.

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