Angela Merkel gets her selfie with Lohengrin

Angela Merkel gets her selfie with Lohengrin


norman lebrecht

July 27, 2018

PiotrBeczala is one of the best selfie-takers in the business. Director Yuval Sharon was quick to get in on the act.

Can anyone name the others?

photo: Tomasz Konieczny


  • urania says:

    Well at least she had some fun since soccer did not work this year.

  • Petros Linardos says:

    Beczala takes the selfie, not Merkel. If a headline about a selfie is incorrect, how are we supposed to trust reporting on more serious matters?

    In these extraordinarily dangerous times, when superpower leaders are wilfully blurring the line between truth and lie, there is a duty on journalists to stick to the facts, the whole facts and nothing but the facts. – Norman Lebrecht

  • Ninian says:

    From right: Tomasz Konieczny (Telramund), Egils Siliņš (Heerrufer), Michael Gniffke (1. Edler)

  • Pocomotion says:

    Spare us the propaganda.

  • David A. Boxwell says:

    No swanlips for the Lohengrin selfie?