May 9, 2018
On May 18, Eric Cutler returns to the Baden-Baden Festspielhaus for their renowned Whitsun Festival, to debut as Erik in Wagner’s Der fliegende Holländer, presented in concert. A thrilling introduction for audiences to Wagner’s operas, Der fliegende Holländer intertwines the Dutchman’s cursed fate with a young Senta’s unwavering devotion to save the seaman. Valery Gergiev will lead the Münchner Philharmoniker with an acclaimed cast including John Lundgren as the Dutchman, Elena Stikhina as Senta, Günther Groissböck as Daland, Okka von der Damerau as Mary, and Benjamin Bruns as the Helmsman.
Eric Cutler is also featured on an audio recording of the opera with the Les Musiciens du louvre grenoble; purchase links and additional details can be found via his Recordings.