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  • 16.01.2017 - Joseph Calleja returns to Lyric Opera of Chicago in 'Carmen'

  • Joseph Calleja stars as Don José in Bizet's Carmen, this season at Lyric Opera of Chicago. Performances take place February 11, 15, 19, 22 & 28 and March 3 & 6 at Chicago's Civic Opera House, featuring a new-to-Chicago production directed by Rob Ashford. Ekaterina Gubanova sings the title role, with Eleonora Burrato as Micaëla, and Christian van Horn as Escamillo. Maestro Harry Bicket leads the acclaimed Lyric...

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  • 14.01.2017 - Primadonner: Auf Tuchfühlung mit Operndiva Anna Netrebko

  • Auf Tuchfühlung mit dem Superstar unter den Sopranistinnen: Anna Netrebko präsentiert in opulentem Rahmen ein von ihr entworfenes Teeservice. Dabei mag sie Tee gar nicht. Die Fassade des klassizistischen Palais Rasumofsky im 3. Wiener Gemeindebezirk ist bunt beleuchtet; davor stehen zwei mürrisch blickende Muskelberge. In den opulenten Gemäuern, in denen einst der Botschafter des Zaren, Fürst Kirillowitsch Rasumofsky, residierte, versammelt sich...

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  • 14.01.2017 - Angela Brower - Arizona Daily Star Interview

  • This year’s festival features the return of several artists who were involved in past song festivals including Mesa native Angela Brower, who plays the festival’s first recital on Thursday, Jan. 19, with the Guitar Society and French guitarist Judicaël Perroy. Brower sang with the TSO when it mounted Richard Strauss’s “Der Rosenkavalier” in the 2015 festival. “Just being a part of the concert with the orchestra was...

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  • 13.01.2017 - Regula Mühlemann's "Mozart Arias" album tour

  • Regula Mühlemann begins the New Year with an extensive tour throughout the European continent, featuring selections from her recent Sony Classical release titled “Mozart Arias.” Ms. Mühlemann is joined by the Kammerorchester Basel and conductor Umberto Benedetti Michelangeli for a series Mozart Gala Concerts beginning on January 18 at the Casino Frauenfeld, followed be performances at the Stadttheater...

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  • 12.01.2017 - Piotr Beczala headlines 'Werther' in Barcelona

  • Following a 2016 that saw performances in New York, Milan, Paris, Vienna, Berlin, and beyond, Piotr Beczala launches his 2017 with a return to the title role in Werther at Barcelona’s Gran Teatre del Liceu.  The star tenor revives Massenet’s lovelorn poet in Willy Decker’s production, conducted by Alain Altinoglu. He stars opposite Anna Caterina Antonacci as Charlotte, with Joan Martín-Royo as Albert and Elena Sancho Pereg as...

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  • 12.01.2017 - Luca Pisaroni debuts as Giorgio in Bellini's 'I Puritani' at The Met

  • This season, Luca Pisaroni makes his debut at Giorgio in Bellini's masterful I Puritani at The Metropolitan Opera. Performances take place February 10, 14, 18, 22, 25 & 28 with an illustrious cast, including Diana Damrau as Elvira, Javier Camarena as Arturo, and Alexey Markov as Riccardo. Maurizio Benini leads the Met Opera Orchestra for all dates, which feature a production by Sandro Sequi. The February 10 performance will also receive a...

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