Table Of Contents: May 2003

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May 2003

Vol. 67, No. 11

Austrian Travel Issue
Angelika Kirchschlager
Jan Morris in Vienna


Features
Angelika's Art
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It doesn't flash, but it sure glows. BRIAN KELLOW appraises the radiant artistry of Angelika Kirchschlager.
Vienna's Crooked Smile
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JAN MORRIS reflects on the disquieting charms of the Austrian capital.
Austrian Album
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The sights and sensations of Vienna and Salzburg, captured by GREGORY DOWNER.
Uneasy Union
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JÖRG VON UTHMANN looks at Austria's singular relationship with Germany, past and present.
Quick-Change Artist
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Conductor Frédéric Chaslin thrives on the high-pressure atmosphere of the Wiener Staatsoper. MARTIN BERNHEIMER reports.
A Problem Like Maria
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What? The Sound of Music was fiction? ERIC MYERS discovers the real woman behind the legend of Maria von Trapp.
Returning to the City of Dreams
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More than a half-century ago, Julius Rudel fled Vienna, just ahead of the darkening skies of World War II. Last winter, the conductor retraced the steps that took him out of Europe to a better life in the U.S. His son, ANTHONY RUDEL, shared the journey with him.
Jacobean Drama
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The dynamic, adventurous and opinionated maestro René Jacobs takes questions from PATRICK GILES.
Departments
Recordings
In Review
Viewpoint: Appreciating Austria
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by RUDOLPH S. RAUCH
Opera Watch
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by F. PAUL DRISCOLL
Reunion: Otto Edelmann
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by MARTIN BERNHEIMER
Voices of Summer
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The best of Europe's summer festivals, compiled by WILLIAM V. MADISON
Leading Lady
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WILLIAM V. MADISON interviews Brigitte Fassbaender, Intendant of Innsbruck's beautiful Tiroler Landestheater.
Video
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Obituaries
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Jerome Hines, a Met star for more than forty years, dies at eighty-one.
Dateline
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Coda: Wienercoda
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by GREGORY DOWNER

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