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  • 18.08.2019 - Gaëlle Arquez sings the Muse in Vienna

  • From September 5 - 15, Gaëlle Arquez stars as the Muse/Nicklausse in Les contes d’Hoffmann at the Wiener Staatsoper. Dmitry Korchak sings the title role with Luca Pisaroni as the Four Villains and Olga Peretyatko as Olympia, Giulietta and Antonia. Frédéric Chaslin conducts. The performances on September 11 and 15 will be recorded by Radio Ö1 and broadcast on September 21 at 19:30 local time.

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  • 18.08.2019 - Michael Volle: Wagner's Ring Cycle in Berlin

  • Michael Volle kicks off the season at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden, singing Wotan in Das Rheingold (September 7 and 21), Die Walküre (September 8 and 22) and Siegfried (September 11 and 26). The rest of the cast features Roman Trekel, Simon O'Neill, Stephan Rügamer, Ekaterina Gubanova, Anna Samuil, Anja Kampe, Falk Struckmann, Iréne Theorin, Andreas Schager and Jochen Schmeckenbecher. Daniel Barenboim conducts.

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  • 18.08.2019 - Ildar Abdrazakov - Verdi: “Mentre gonfiarsi l'anima” / “Raccapriccio!” from “Attila”

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  • 12.08.2019 - Sondra Radvanovsky: Rusalka in Toronto

  • Sondra Radvanovsky stars in the title role of Dvořák's Rusalka in Toronto from October 12 - 26 at the Canadian Opera Company. Matthew Rose and Stefan Kocan share the role of Vodník, Elena Manistina is Ježibaba, Pavel Cernoch is the Prince and Keri Alkema is the Foreign Princess. Johannes Debus conducts.

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  • 12.08.2019 - Thomas Hampson: September engagements

  • On September 4, 7 and 10, Thomas Hampson sings Giorgio Germont in Verdi's La Traviata at the Wiener Staatsoper, with Irina Lungu as Violetta Valéry and Charles Castronovo as Alfredo Germont. Giampaolo Bisanti conducts. He then travels to Tsindali to sing a recital with pianist Jan Lisiecki on September 13 and a Mozart aria concert on September 17. To wrap up the month, he teaches an opera workshop in Waiblingen...

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  • 12.08.2019 - Ildar Abdrazakov: Banquo in New York

  • From September 25 - October 12, Ildar Abdrazakov sings Banquo in Adrian Noble’s evocative production of Verdi's Macbeth at the Metropolitan Opera. Plácido Domingo and Željko Lučić share the title role and Anna Netrebko stars as Lady Macbeth. Marco Armiliato conducts a cast that also features tenor Matthew Polenzani as Macduff.

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