Commission for Moritz Eggert from the Salzburg Festival

Moritz Eggert has received a composition commission from the Salzburg Festival for an orchestral work plus solo singers to be premiered on 23 July at 11 o’clock A.M. during the opening ceremonies of this year’s Salzburg Festival. The production will be broadcast live on television by ORF and throughout Europe by 3SAT. The composition is to contain excerpts and typical scenic structures from all 22 Mozart operas.