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  • 24.09.2018 - Dmitry Korchak: Lenski in Vienna

  • Dmitry Korchak sings Lenski in Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin at the Wiener Staatsoper with Louis Langrée leading the performances from October 5 - 13. The rest of the cast includes Alexey Markov in the title role, Olga Bezsmertna as Tatjana, Elena Maximova as Olga and Ferruccio Furlanetto as Gremin. For more information and tickets, click here.

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  • 24.09.2018 - Olga Peretyatko: Les Contes d'Hoffmann in Baden-Baden

  • On November 25, Olga Peretyatko portrays the Four Heroines in Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hofmann at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden. Joining her are Charles Castronovo as the title character, Luca Pisaroni as the Four Villains and Aude Extremo as Niklausse/the Muse, with Marc Minkowski on the podium. For more information and tickets, click here.

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  • 18.09.2018 - Operawire Artist Profile: Anna Netrebko, The 21st Century’s Diva-Par-Excellence

  • The 20th century opera diva, a larger-than-life singer that everyone wanted to see, regardless of their like or disdain for her qualities, is not really a concept one would associate with the modern opera world. Unless you are Anna Netrebko. The Russian soprano IS the diva-par-excellence of the modern opera world, her every stop a major event. Born on Sept. 18, 1971, in Krasnodar, the soprano was a student at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory. During her time as a...

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  • 16.09.2018 - Claus Guth: Violetter Schnee at the Staatsoper Berlin

  • Premiering on January 13, Claus Guth stages Beat Furrer's Violetter Schnee at the Staatsoper Berlin. This opera portrays the world is in a state of emergency. Five people are trapped in perpetual snowdrifts where time appears to stand still. Violetter Schnee reflects on existential experiences of estrangement and loss of language in the face of looming disaster, translating these experiences into a suggestive musical and language structure. The cast...

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  • 09.09.2018 - Olga Peretyatko wins OPUS KLASSIK’s "Solo vocal recording of the year"

  • Olga Peretyatko has been awarded Opus Klassik‘s Solo vocal recording of the year for her Russian Light album. The Opus Klassik, a new award for classical music, will be awarded for the first time at the Konzerthaus Berlin on Sunday, October 14. After the Echo Awards ended this spring, exceptional achievements in the classical music genre will once again be recognized this year. The awards ceremony will be broadcasted on October 14 at 10 pm CET...

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  • 09.09.2018 - Javier Camarena: “En México, el futbol es más elitista que la ópera”

  • No es exagerado decir que las interpretaciones del tenor Javier Camarena (Veracruz, 1976) provocan en el público una reacción delirante. Cada aria que canta obtiene como respuesta estruendosas ovaciones. No por nada la crítica especializada lo considera “una súper estrella de la ópera mundial”.  Desde hace algún tiempo, Camarena es conocido como “el tenor de las óperas imposibles”. Son famosas...

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