Gun-Brit Barkmin brings Salome to Verbier

14 July 2017

Following her performance of the role in concert with the NHK Symphony Orchestra and Charles Dutoit, Gun-Brit Barkmin appears at the Verbier Festival as Strauss’ eponymous Salome on 21 July, again under Dutoit. 

Gun-Brit is a key exponent of Strauss in Europe and more widely having performed Salome at Staatstheater Stuttgart, the National Theatre in Prague, and Teatro Mayor in Bogota, both Salome and Ariadne (Ariadne auf Naxos) at Wiener Staatsoper, and Chrysothemis (Elektra) with Boston Symphony Orchestra under Andris Nelsons. Gun-Brit next brings her Straussian prowess to the stage as Salome in Vienna under Yannick Nézet-Séguin to start the new season. 

The performance is broadcast live on Medici at 19:00 CEST.