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  • 24.11.2016 - "Pisaroni and Pikulski Impress" in recital at Wigmore Hall

  • "Italian bass-baritone, Luca Pisaroni, is particularly renowned for his interpretations of Mozart but has increasingly moved into Baroque repertoire, Rossini and Verdi. He has given a number of recitals recently focusing on the German Lied to considerable critical acclaim. There is a wonderful dark, masculine quality to his voice and he is clearly a sensitive interpreter of lieder. Maciej Pikulski is a soloist and chamber musician as well as an accompanist and he...

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  • 24.11.2016 - New album with Deutsche Grammophon: Rolando Villazón, Ildar Abdrazakov, Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Orchestre Métropolitain of Montreal --Montreal Gazette

  • "Recording sessions, which must be interspersed with rehearsals for a Russian program Sunday in the Maison symphonique, are taking place in Église Très-Saint-Nom-de-Jésus, a grandiose deconsecrated edifice south of the Olympic Stadium. On the DG playlist are French and Italian selections as sung by the Mexican-born French tenor Rolando Villazón and the Russian bass Ildar Abdrazakov. “They are both in good voice,”...

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  • 24.11.2016 - New album with Deutsche Grammophon: Ildar Abdrazakov, Rolando Villazón, Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Orchestre Métropolitain of Montreal --Montreal Gazette

  • "Recording sessions, which must be interspersed with rehearsals for a Russian program Sunday in the Maison symphonique, are taking place in Église Très-Saint-Nom-de-Jésus, a grandiose deconsecrated edifice south of the Olympic Stadium. On the DG playlist are French and Italian selections as sung by the Mexican-born French tenor Rolando Villazón and the Russian bass Ildar Abdrazakov. “They are both in good voice,”...

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  • 23.11.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky: "Manon Lescaut, Royal Opera House, London, review: The last act sparks into a proper Puccini high-voltage death scene"--The Independant

  • "...wonderful soprano Sondra Radvanovsky, whose girlish tones as she steps from the people-carrier already herald the hedonist she will become, and whose solid technique and beauty of tone accompany every stage of Manon’s trajectory." For the complete article, click here.

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  • 23.11.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky in Manon Lescaut at the Royal Opera House: "Emotional power and a luminous central performance"--The Guardian

  • "...this revival scores most highly is in Sondra Radvanovsky’s Manon. Her clean, accurate and luminously voiced performance shows a discriminating sense of style that elevates her interpretation into a higher class of musicianship, and a keen appreciation of the text’s significance." For the complete article, click here.

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  • 23.11.2016 - Piotr Beczala in La Bohème Broadcast Live from the Metropolitan Opera

  • The Metropolitan Opera will broadcast November 23’s performance of La Bohème, starring Piotr Beczala in the role of Rodolfo. Puccini’s bohemian tragedy can be heard on the Met’s website as well as its SiriusXM channel, beginning at 7:25 p.m. Piotr stars opposite Kristine Opolais as Mimì, following their turn in the work together at the Wiener Staatsoper in 2013. Rounding out the cast are Brigitta Kele as Musetta, Massimo...

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