Mehta conducts works by Richard Strauss
14-16 May. La Scala celebrates Zubin Mehta's 80th birthday with three concerts all conducted by Mehta (on 14,15,16 May) of works by Richard Strauss, Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Vier letzte Lieder and Also sprach Zarathustra,.
Mehta made his debut conducting at La Scala in 1974 with Salome by Strauss and will conduct Strauss' opera Der Rosenkavalier at the Milan opera house with performances from 1 June- 2 July. The Bulgarian soprano Krassimira Stoyanova will sing both in the celebratory concerts and Der Rosenkavalier.