Friedemann Vogel joins for the second time the Nureyev Ballet Gala at the Vienna Opera House. This year Friedemann will dance "Songs of a Wayfarer" by Maurice Béjart set to Gustav Mahler’s first song cycle together with Robert Gabdullin from the Vienna State Ballet. The Ballet Gala takes place at the Wiener Staatsoper on 28.June 2015.
Upon the invitation of Artistic Director Gil Roman, Friedemann Vogel will dance Maurice Béjart’s Song of a Wayfarer, a duet between two male dancers. It tells the poignant story of a wayfarer, a romantic student pursued by fate who fights against loneliness before being led away by the hand of destiny. Created in 1971 for Rudolf Nureyev and Paolo Bortoluzzi set to the music of Gustav Mahler ,,Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen'' is an expressive, lyrical and highly intense duo. The performances will take place in the Soirée Mahler ''Hommage à Jorge Donn'' from 22 to 30 June 2013 at Théâtre de Beaulieu Lausanne.