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LUCA PISARONI returns to the Metropolitan Opera as Mozart's Figaro
16Nov2019
LUCA PISARONI returns to the Metropolitan Opera as Mozart's Figaro

Following his highly-acclaimed role debut as Mozart's Don Giovanni earlier this year, Luca Pisaroni returns to the Metropolitan Opera as Figaro in Sir Richard Eyre’s enchanting production of Le Nozze di Figaro,  surrounded by a stellar cast led by Antonello Manacorda. 

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THOMAS QUASTHOFF| An Exclusive Jazz Session as a 60th Birthday Present
09Nov2019
THOMAS QUASTHOFF| An Exclusive Jazz Session as a 60th Birthday Present

Thomas Quasthoff will celebrate his 60th birthday with exclusive concerts at Cologne’s Philharmonie, at Castle Elmau, at the Festspielhaus in Baden-Baden and Vienna’s Konzerthaus – making music with friends who are among the greatest names in jazz.

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IRIS VERMILLION with Ligeti at Semperoper Dresden
03Nov2019
IRIS VERMILLION with Ligeti at Semperoper Dresden

Iris Vermillion stars as Mescalina in Dresden’s premiere of Le Grand Macabre by György Ligeti, directed by Calixto Bieito and conducted by the principal guest conductor of the Semperoper Dresden, Omer Meir Wellber.

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IDA ALDRIAN an der Hamburgischen Staatsoper
03Nov2019
IDA ALDRIAN an der Hamburgischen Staatsoper

Austrian mezzo-soprano Ida Aldrian, who joined the ensemble of the Hamburg State Oper at the beginning of the current season, takes part in the world premiere of Johannes Harneit's newly composed opera IchundIch, based on the play IchundIch (I and I) by Else Lasker-Schüler.

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OLIVIA VERMEULEN gastiert mit Scarlatti an der Berliner Staatsoper unter den Linden
01Nov2019
OLIVIA VERMEULEN gastiert mit Scarlatti an der Berliner Staatsoper unter den Linden

Further to her house and role debut earlier this year in Paris with Alessandro Scarlatti's seldom-performed oratorio Il primo omicidio directed by Romeo Castellucci, Olivia Vermeulen now reprises the role of Abel  at Berlin's Staatsoper unter den Linden. The Belgian B'Rock Orchestra is led by René Jacobs. 

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MICHAEL SCHADE as Florestan in Beethoven’s Fidelio in Montréal
25Oct2019
MICHAEL SCHADE as Florestan in Beethoven’s Fidelio in Montréal

Michael Schade will again perform the role of Florestan in a concert performance of Beethoven’s Fidelio , toether with the Orchestre Métropolitain under the baton of Yannick Nézet-Séguin in Montréal

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JEREMY OVENDEN as Emperor Titus at the Theater an der Wien
17Oct2019
JEREMY OVENDEN as Emperor Titus at the Theater an der Wien

The internationally sought-after Mozart tenor Jeremy Ovenden makes a guest appearance at the Theater an der Wien together with Concentus Musicus Wien under Stefan Gottfried, singing the title role in La clemenza di Tito in a new production.

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PATRICIA PETIBON can be heard with a recital at the Philharmonie Luxembourg
15Oct2019
PATRICIA PETIBON can be heard with a recital at the Philharmonie Luxembourg

With her recital programme, soprano Patricia Petibon explores the fascinating world of French art song, which she presents at the Philharmonie in Luxembourg.

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MANUEL WALSER sings Schubert's Schwanengesang in Hohenems
06Oct2019
MANUEL WALSER sings Schubert's Schwanengesang in Hohenems

Young swiss baritone Manuel Walser can be heard with Schubert's "Schwanengesang" together with the pianist Wolfram Rieger at the Schubertiade in Hohenems

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ELEANOR LYONS Sings Giuseppe Verdi‘s Messa da Requiem in Ghent and Antwerp
05Oct2019
ELEANOR LYONS Sings Giuseppe Verdi‘s Messa da Requiem in Ghent and Antwerp

The Australian soprano Eleanor Lyons, recently acclaimed for her rendition of Mahler’s Symphony No. 4 with the Noord Nederlands Orkest, appears in two performances of Giuseppe Verdi’s Requiem in Antwerp and Ghent.

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DAVID STEFFENS Makes his Role Debut as Escamillo in Stuttgart
29Sep2019
DAVID STEFFENS Makes his Role Debut as Escamillo in Stuttgart

After a successful festival summer in Salzburg and his recent debut as Oroveso in Bellini’s Norma at the start of the season in Stuttgart, David Steffens now also makes his role debut as Escamillo in Bizet’s Carmen.

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SABINE DEVIEILHE in Les Indes Galantes at the Opéra Bastille
27Sep2019
SABINE DEVIEILHE in Les Indes Galantes at the Opéra Bastille

After her success as Marie in La Fille du régiment at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Sabine Devieilhe begins her new season in a new production of Rameau’s Les Indes galantes at the Opére Bastille

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