Start of rehearsals: Simone Young conducts the "Ring" in Bayreuth

Rehearsals have now begun for Simone Young on the famous Green Hill. From 28 July 24, she will conduct two complete cycles of the "Ring des Nibelungen" at the Bayreuth Festival. She will join this summer two other women on the podium in the legendary pit of the Festspielhaus: Oksana Lyniv will take over the musical direction in the revival of "The Flying Dutchman" and Nathalie Stutzmann will direct "Tannhäuser". The first "Ring" cycle starts with "Das Rheingold" on 28 July 24.