It’s Germany’s turn in 2025 (we should all live so long) and four cities have thrown their hats in the ring.
They are Leipzig, Dresden, Stuttgart and Magdeburg.
Stuttgart is part of a conspiracy to abolish an SWR orchestra. It deserves to be disqualified.
Magdeburg has temporarily exempted itself from regional arts cuts.
It looks like a straight fight between those old Saxon brawlers, Dresden and Leipzig. Thielemann vs Chailly. Interesting…