Cleveland Orchestra’s “Rusalka” hailed at Salzburg Festival

Donald Rosenberg [, 18 August 2008]
The first review of the Cleveland Orchestra’s residency at the Salzburg Festival in Austria has arrived. Written by Christoph Lindenbauer of the Austrian Press Agency, it describes the full-scale production of Dvorak’s “Rusalka” conducted by music director Franz Welser-Most at the festival’s Haus fur Mozart. The production opened Sunday. The English version of the review is headlined, “First all around harmonious festival opera in Salzburg.”