Book presentation: Ioan Holender “Ich bin noch nicht fertig”

![/sites/default/files/old/2179.jpg:left]("Ioan Holender “Ich bin noch nicht fertig”" "Ioan Holender “Ich bin noch nicht fertig”")**Ioan Holender** reviews his life after twenty years as director of the Vienna State Opera. In his autobiography he recalls his musical success and his childhood in fascist Romania, the confiscation of his father’s business by the Communists, and his departure in 1959 to Austria, where he trained as an opera baritone and concert singer. He also offers pen pictures of celebrities such as Carlos Kleiber, Riccardo Muti, Placido Domingo and Anna Netrebko and gives an unsparing description of what happens behind the scenes in a great opera house. Free admission       _Jewish Museum Vienna Dorotheergasse 11 1010 Vienna_