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  • 10.08.2017 - Pumeza Matshikiza: Sopranen fra slummen

  • Det er endelig lykkedes, at få Pumeza Matshikiza til Musikkens Hus i forbindelse med Aalborg Operafestival. Nogle gange er et talent så stærkt og ustoppeligt, at det kan splintre slummets grå beton, mens det vokser igennem det. Det er den blot 38-årige operasanger Pumeza Matshikiza et levende bevis for. Hun er af Xhosa-folket, født under apartheid og vokset op i forskellige townships uden for Cape Town. Nu synger hun for konger og...

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  • 08.08.2017 - Ildar Abdrazakov: International Elena Obraztsova Music Academy

  • "Today the International Elena Obraztsova Music Academy is celebrating its second anniversary. It is still a great honor for me to be its Artistic Director. And what is really very dear to my heart – it was Elena Obraztsova’s personal desire that I would have become the Artistic Director. She was the person who in many ways influenced my attitude to life and work we do. Having a great musical talent and intuition Elena Vasiliyevna clearly understood that one...

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  • 07.08.2017 - Javier Camarena visits Brazil on final stop of South American tour

  • To round out his South American recital tour, Javier Camarena sings two recitals with soprano Pretty Yende at the Mozarteum Brasileiro in São Paulo, Brazil. Camarena and Yende previously performed together in Donizetti’s Il barbiere di Siviglia and Bellini’s I puritani, both at the Metropolitan Opera. The stellar duo perform a program of arias and duets with pianist Ángel Rodríguez on August 8 and 9. Find ticket...

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  • 07.08.2017 - Dmitry Korchak: 17th annual Stars of Lyric Opera

  • The Lyric Opera of Chicago will launch its new season with the 17th annual Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park concert. The concert, which is scheduled to take place at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion on Friday, Sept. 8, at 7:30 pm, will be a free performance, showcasing highlights from the new season. Sir Andrew Davis will lead the Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus with soloists including J’Nai Bridges, Janai Brugger, Andriana Chuchman, Anthony Clark...

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  • 07.08.2017 - Gaëlle Arquez: Eine spanische Stunde

  • Gaëlle Arquez gibt die durchtriebene und ungemein sinnliche Concepción. Da wird gegurrt, gezickt und geschnurrt, dass sich die Balken biegen. Mit ihrem samtigen Mezzosopran gerät Arquez dabei auch nie in soubrettiges Fahrwasser, wie beispielsweise einst Mimi Coertse. Kein Wunder, dass Arquez bei soviel authentischer Erotik die singende Männerwelt dieser 'Spanischen Stunde' zu Füßen liegt. Als Ramiro lässt Alexandre Duhamel...

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  • 07.08.2017 - Sondra Radvanovsky at the Perelman Theater

  • Sondra Radvanovsky, inaugural Festival Artist and superstar soprano, will appear in recital at the Perelman Theater in Philadelphia on September 17. She will also give a master class the following day.  For more information and tickets, click here.

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