Delugan Meisl – Festspielhaus in Erl

image Brigida Gonzalez

image Brigida Gonzalez

Since 1997, conductor Gustav Kuhn has been putting on a music festival in Erl, a village at the edge of the Austrian border with Germany, in the foothills of the Tyrolean Alps. Inhabiting a “passionsspielhaus” (a concert hall for Christian passion plays) at the outskirts of the village, the Tyrolean Festival Erl hosts operas and other large works, including in 2005 a complete performance of Wagner’s Ring cycle in 24 hours. Now a new building has been completed for the festival, designed by Delugan Meissl Architects of Vienna.

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