THOMAS QUASTHOFF as Narrator in Berlin and Munich
Thomas Quasthoff resumes his roles as narrator in Schoenberg’s Survivor from Warsaw once again and also recounts the story of Stravinsky’s Histoire du soldat, that unique story of the devil’s violin, love, promises, luck and morality.
PATRICIA PETIBON presents her new programme "L'amour, la mort, la mer"
With the new program "L'amour, la mort, la mer", which will also be released by SONY in February 2020 as a long-awaited solo album, Patricia Petibon embarks on a mysterious journey between "Love, Sea and Death".
ELEANOR LYONS making her role and house debut as Mozart’s Donna Anna with Opera Australia
The young and up-and-coming Australian soprano Eleanor Lyons is currently making her house and role debut as Donna Anna with Opera Australia.
CHRISTIANE KARG and FLORIAN BOESCH in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro in Salzburg
Launching a complete cycle of the three Da Ponte operas as part of the Salzburg Mozart Week, Christiane Karg and Florian Boesch perform the roles of the Countess and Count at Salzburg’s Felsenreitschule under the baton of Sir András Schiff.
JEREMY OVENDEN performs Handel’s Theodora at Vienna’s Konzerthaus
After the new production of Mozart’s La clemenza di Tito last October at the Theater an der Wien, Jeremy Ovenden appears together with the historically informed ensemble Arcangelo at Vienna’s Konzerthaus, performing Handel’s Theodora.
MARLIS PETERSEN as Salome at the Theater an der Wien
After her role debut as Salome at the Bavarian State Opera, which was celebrated by audience and critics alike, Marlis Petersen takes on the role of the femme fatale at the Theater an der Wien from January 18 onwards.
FLORIAN BOESCH sings Méphistophélès in Berlioz’ La damnation de Faust
In Helsinki, Florian Boesch sings the role of Méphistophélès with the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Hannu Lintu. A celebrated singer-actor, the Austrian baritone is ideally cast for the role of Faust’s diabolical antagonist.
MICHAEL SCHADE with a Song Recital at the Vienna State Opera
During their song recital at the Vienna State Opera on January 15, 2020, Michael Schade and Malcolm Martineau focused on several female personalities who inspired Beethoven, Schubert, Ravel, Fauré and Strauss to write some of their masterworks.
LAURA AIKIN as Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus at the Vienna State Opera
On three evenings, Laura Aikin will be heard as Rosaline in Johann Strauß' operetta "Die Fledermaus".
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR!
We wish you a joyful and blessed holiday season and a very happy new year!
Beethovens Neunte Symphonie in Helsinki, Seoul, Tokyo und München
Several of our artists launch the impending Beethoven Year with performances of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in Helsinki, Seoul, Tokyo and Munich.
KATRIN WUNDSAM as Hänsel in Dresden
On two evenings before Christmas, Katrin Wundsam will be heard as Hänsel in Engelbert Humperdinck’s opera classic, a central role of her repertoire which she has recorded under Marek Janowski’s baton for the label Pentatone, among others.