Jonas Kaufmann starts his tour of Gustav Mahler's 'Das Lied von der Erde' in the Philharmonie am Gasteig in Munich on Tuesday, January 8th 2019. The piece was composed for alto and tenor, however, Jonas will sing both roles himself. Further concerts bring him and the Sinfonieorchester Basel with conductor Jochen Rieder to the Meistersingerhalle Nürnberg, to the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, to Luzern, to the Goetheanum Dornach and to Baden-Baden.
Photos: Benno Hunziker
On December 17 Jonas Kaufmann received the Bavarian Maximilian Order for Science and Art. It is awarded to acknowledge and reward excellent and outstanding achievements in the field of science and art.
Photo: Bayerische Staatskanzlei