29. November 2021
In the summer of 2020, Herbert Blomstedt stood on the podium of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra for the very first time.
You would not have been able to guess that the living legend among conductors who has long chosen to reside in Lucerne had celebrated his 93rd birthday just one month earlier, so thrilling and vital were his interpretations of Beethoven's Symphonies No. 2 and 3 and First Piano Concerto.