Salzburg loses Martha ArgerichNews
The pianist, 80 this year, is unwell.
There is no conceivable substitute, but they have made do.
(SF, 30 July 2021) The Salzburg Festival deeply regrets having to announce that Martha Argerich has been forced to cancel her soloist recital with Renaud Capuçon on Tuesday, 3 August at the Haus für Mozart, due to health reasons. The Festival would have been delighted to celebrate this great pianist’s 80th birthday with her in Salzburg.
The Salzburg Festival is very pleased to announce that Igor Levit has agreed to perform with Renaud Capuçon, replacing Martha Argerich.