Dagmar Pecková to open the renowned Kurt Weill Fest in Dessau
The prestigious Kurt Weill Fest first took place in 1993 in Dessau, the composer’s birthplace. The festival encompasses exhibitions, lectures and performances of opera, classical and contemporary music. The 2019’s edition of the internationally renowned festival will be opened by the Czech mezzo-soprano Dagmar Pecková’s show, titled Wanted, directed and designed by Michal and Šimon Caban. In addition to Pecková, the performance will feature the baritone Jiří Hájek, the pianist and conductor Jan Kučera, the Epoque Quartet & Orchestra and the Miroslav Hloucal Jazz Band.