- Fr / 10.30 pm / Große Bühne Heidecksburg
Maria Farantouri, Assaf Kacholi & Thüringer Symphoniker (GRE, ISR, DEU)Every Rudolstadt concert with the local symphony orchestra under the baton of Oliver Weder is special. But this year’s is extra special. It features the Greek diva of song, Maria Farantouri considered the finest interpreter of the songs of Mikis Theodorakis (who died in September 2021). Farantouri, together with Israeli tenor Assaf Kacholi, will also sing a sampler of suitable other songs of humanity from, among others, the pens of Kurt Weill, Leonard Cohen, and the living legend that is Turkish author and song-poet Zülfü Livaneli.