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  • 31.03.2017 - Rolando Villazón:"Monteverdi, c'est du théâtre!"

  • "Rolando Villazón prête sa voix à Ulysse. L'odyssée baroque du ténor franco-mexicain a commencé il y a douze ans avec Monteverdi, sur l'insistance d'Emmanuelle Haïm qui dirige l'orchestre. Il se souvient de leur première rencontre. "Au début, j'avais dit : 'Mais non, ce n'est pas mon répertoire'," raconte-t-il. "Elle m'a parlé de la poésie de l'époque, elle m'a parlé du...

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  • 31.03.2017 - “Lindsey proved a flesh-and-blood guardian angel whose eloquence of expression elevated all around her” – Los Angeles Times

  • Like Grigolo, Lindsey made her L.A. Opera debut in 2011. In her case, though, in Rossini's "The Turk in Italy," the voice was attractive, the persona a little bland. Two years later in another Rossini opera, "Cinderella," there were signs of blossoming. Her Muse/Nicklausse was full bloom. With Grigolo milking the the poet's drunkenness and bouncing off the walls in a stupor, Lindsey proved a flesh-and-blood guardian angel whose eloquence of expression elevated all...

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  • 31.03.2017 - La Stampa: Netrebko canta «Traviata»: caccia al biglietto, ovazioni e un urlo: «Sei stupenda!»

  • "Il divismo è vivo e canta insieme a noi. Per fortuna. Il clamoroso ritorno alla Scala di Anna Netrebko, la primadonna più «prima» del momento, per tre esauritissime recite di «Traviata», dimostra che lo spettacolo in generale e l'opera in particolare hanno bisogno di grandi personalità, grandi voci, grandi figure, carismatici mostri (nel senso etimologico, «monstrum», prodigio, portento) sacri o magari anche da...

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  • 30.03.2017 - Experience Wolfgang Rihm’s “Requiem-Strophen” live

  • Enjoy a livestream of Mojca Erdmann's performance on a program of Wolfgang Rihm with Mariss Jansons and the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks on Friday, March 31. Mojca joins Anna Prohaska, Hanno Müller-Brachmann and the BR-Choir in the premiere of "Requiem-Strophen" which will be streamed live Friday at 8 p.m. CEST on Facebook and on BR-Klassik.de. The ensemble reprises the program on April 8 in Lucerne. For performance information and ticket, click here

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  • 30.03.2017 - Thomas Hampson stars as Don Giovanni at Teatro alla Scala

  • Mr. Hampson returns to Milan to star in Robert Carsen's production of 'Don Giovanni' at Teatro alla Scala. Mr. Hampson is joined by Hanna Elisabeth Müller as Donna Anna, Anett Fritsch as Donna Elvira, Bernard Richter as Don Ottavio, Luca Pisaroni as Leporello, Giulia Semenzato as Zerlina and Mattia Olivieri as Masetto. Maestro Pavvo Järvi leads all the performances on May 6, 9, 12, 14, 17, 19, 28, 31, June, 3 and 6. For performance information and tickets,...

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  • 30.03.2017 - Joseph Calleja celebrates the Metropolitan Opera's 50th Anniversary

  • In celebration of the Metropolitan Opera's 50th Anniversary Joseph Calleja will sing on May 7 in a Gala Concert alongside the international opera community's brightest stars. Director and set designer Julian Crouch and projections designer 59 Productions set the stage for this unforgettable celebration. A formal dinner will follow the concert in Lincoln Center. For tickets and program information, click here 

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