Yannick’s Met orchestra will make first Europe tour for 20 yearsmain
No sooner did Yannick Nézet-Séguin cancel a set of Berlin Phil performances that he was due to take to Baden-Baden than the festival announced he will compensate next year by bringing the Met Opera orchestra.
The tour wll take in London’s Barbican, the Paris Philharmonie and Festspielhaus Baden-Baden in June-July 2021.
Joyce DiDonato will sing excerpts from Berlioz’s Les Troyens and there will also be act 1 of Walküre with Christine Goerke, Brandon Jovanovich and Günther Groissböck.
A new work by Missy Mazzoli is part of the package.