January 26, 2018.For the second time in a row André Rieu performed the 13th Semperopernballin the German city of Dresden.Presented by (the Dutch)Sylvie Meis and the GermanGuido Maria Kretschmerfor MDR-TV, Germany.Translation: Ineke, assisted by John.
For 13 years the German city of Dresden has the tradition of an annual Ball at the famous Semper Opera house. André Rieu is the first artist who was invited for the second time to perform the Midnight Act.André said that he felt touched by that.
Interview by Kim Fischer.
The Midnight Act by André Rieu and the Johann Strauss Orchestra
Some soloists/JSO-members proudly shared their photos on Facebook. Thanks Gary, Bela, Agnes/Michel!
We found three more short interviews….Video 1: rehearsal in the studio in Maastricht: “We look forward to the Semper Opera!”video 2: interview with André outside on the square.video 3: interview by (Dutch speaking) Lars-Christian Karde.