On a Personal Note

The Sound of Crisis

Franz Welser-Möst recalls his conflicting emotions conducting The Cleveland Orchestra one last time before the Coronavirus pandemic silenced Severance Hall

Muße statt oberflächlicher Geschäftigkeit, Kontemplation statt Krach, Besinnung statt Zerstreuung

Markus Hengstschläger im Gespräch mit Franz Welser-Möst

Franz Welser-Möst in conversation with Michele Gamba about „The Life of a Conductor“

„Music begins precisely where the word fails“

„The harmony of the world and the cosmos is sound, and we are part of it“