A Bitter-sweet Lyric Comedy
'Arabella' from Festival Strauss in Leipzig,
reviewed by GIUSEPPE PENNISI
Leipzig has never been the capital of Saxony: the King and the Court had their residence in Dresden. However, since the Middle Ages, it has been the main commercial and financial center. It is now a flourishing town of nearly half a million residents, and culture has an important place in its life. It was Richard Wagner's birthplace, and where J S Bach, Mendelssohn Robert Schumann and Clara Wieck lived...
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