Quartet PETERSEN | VONDUNG | GÜRA | EDELMANN London & Geneva
On two evenings, a high-carat quartet consisting of Marlis Petersen, Anke Vondung, Werner Güra and Paul Armin Edelmann explores the possibilities of four-part vocal literature.
JEREMY OVENDEN with Idomeneo in Madrid
Jeremy Ovenden makes a guest appearance in the title role of Mozart’s Idomeneo at the Teatro Real in Madrid.
SABINE DEVIEILHE makes her debut as Sophie at Zurich Opera
After a celebrated concert performance in Zurich of Donizetti’s La Fille du régiment last season, the French soprano Sabine Devieilhe makes her role debut as Sophie in Der Rosenkavalier at the Zurich Opera.
DAVID STEFFENS makes his debut as Ochs auf Lerchenau in Chem
The German bass makes his role debut as Ochs auf Lerchenau in Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier at the Chemnitz Theatre.
BERNARDA FINK - February dedicated to Gustav Mahler
For Bernarda Fink, February is dedicated almost entirely to Gustav Mahler. Her concerts in the Netherlands, Germany and France feature Das Lied von der Erde as well as the Second and Third Symphony.
MARIE-SOPHIE POLLAK with Gluck's Orphée et Eurydice in Hamburg
The German soprano embodies L’Amour in a new production of Gluck’s Orphée et Eurydice choreographed by John Neumeier at the Hamburg State Opera.
THERESA KRONTHALER in Antwerp
Theresa Kronthaler makes her house and role debut at the Antwerp Opera as The Lady in Hindemith’s Cardillac.
SOPHIE KARTHÄUSER - recitals in Kraków, London and Antwerp
Works by Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn, Clara Schumann and Claude Debussy are featured during the song recitals Sophie Karthäuser sings in Kraków, London and Antwerp.
LAURA AIKIN in "Der Schauspieldirektor" at the Mozart Week
In a special adaptation for the Salzburg Marionette Theatre, Laura Aikin sings the role of prima donna Madame Herz in Mozart’s singspiel Der Schauspieldirektor.
MICHAEL SCHADE as Aegisth at the Canadian Opera Company
The German-Canadian tenor Michael Schade makes his role debut as Aegisth in a new production of Elektra at the Canadian Opera Company in Toronto.
OLIVIA VERMEULEN at the Opéra de Paris
The Dutch mezzo-soprano begins the new year as Abel in Alessandro Scarlatti’s oratorio Il Primo Omicidio ovvero Caino, making her house and role debut at the Opéra de Paris.
MARTINA JANKOVÁ in "King Arthur" at the Theater an der Wien
In Sven-Eric Bechtolf‘s production of Henry Purcell’s semi-opera King Arthur, Martina Janková embodies three roles as a singer and narrator.