Jonas Kaufmann celebrated his debut at the Summer Night's Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic on September 18. The program was set to the motto of 'Love' and was conducted by Valery Gergiev. The concert had been postponed from May to September due to Covid and was held in front of quite a small audience. Jonas Kaufmann performed the arias „Pourquoi me réveiller“ and „Nessun dorma!“ as well as „Wenn es Abend wird“ from Kálmáns „Gräfin Mariza“ and as an encore "Wien, Wien nur du allein".
The summer night's concert can be viewed until October 17 on 3Sat or purchased on CD and DVD/Blu-Ray from October 2.
Photos: Terry Linke
Photos: Juliamarie Curto
'Jonas Kaufmann - A Global Star in Private': the new film starts on September 23 on Amazon prime. For the first time Jonas has been filmed in private surroundings, with his family, friends and musical partners.
Coffee time: Jonas Kaufmann, his wife Christiane Lutz, Judith Williams and her husband Alexander Stecher.
Photos: Indi Herbst