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  • 05.07.2017 - Thomas Hampson returns to the Verbier Festival for Masterclasses

  • Thomas Hampson returns to the Verbier Festival this month as a Verbier Academy Faculty member, presenting a series of Masterclasses. Focused on specific topics in singing, these Masterclasses will take place on July 21 & 22 (Opera) and July 23 & 24 (Lied/Art Song). The classes are open to the public – visit VerbierFestival.com for detailed programme information.

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  • 04.07.2017 - Dmitry Korchak returns to Pesaro's Rossini Opera Festival

  • Dmitry Korchak will star in Torvaldo e Dorliska this summer at the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro, Italy.  This rarely-performed opera opens on August 2, with additional performances on the 15, 18 & 21. The work was last performed at the Festival in 2006, and tells the dramatic love story of the Knight Torvaldo and his wife Dorliska. Mr. Korchak sings alongside Salome...

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  • 02.07.2017 - Ildar Abdrazakov stars in ‘Les Contes d’Hoffmann”

  • On July 27 and 30, Mr. Abdrazakov stars as the four villains in Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffmann at the Bayerische Staatsoper. In a production by Richard Jones, Mr. Abdrazakov is joined by Aleksandra Kurzak as the three heroines, Angela Brower as Nicklausse, and Michael Spyres as Hoffmann. Maestro Constantin Trinks leads the performances from the podium. For performance information and tickets, click here

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  • 02.07.2017 - Olyrix: Charmant récital de Regula Mühlemann pour le Festival de Paris

  • "La jeune soprano suisse Regula Mühlemann donnait un récital de Lied et de Mélodie au Musée de la vie Romantique, dans le cadre du Festival de Paris. Une performance pleine de fraîcheur, occasion de découvrir une belle voix à suivre. Dans le cadre du Festival de Paris, la jeune soprano suisse Regula Mühlemann donnait ce mardi un récital dans le cadre paisible du Musée de la vie romantique, à Paris....

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  • 01.07.2017 - Yusif Eyvazov stars in ‘Aida’ at the Arena di Verona

  • In a futuristic production by the Catalan artistic team La Fura dels Baus, directed by Carlus Padrissa and Àlex Ollé, Yusif Eyvazov stars as Radames at the Arena di Verona on July 9 and 11. Mr. Eyvazov is joined by Anastasia Boldyreva as Amneris, Boris Statsenko as Amonasro and Sae-Kyung Rim as Aida, the Ethiopian princess turned slave. Mr. Eyvazov has received incredible international acclaim lauded as "an exciting tenor whose sound is metallic,...

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  • 01.07.2017 - Neue Zürcher Zeitung: Für Genuss sorgt die musikalische Seite dieser Lehár-Premiere – mit zwei blendenden Solisten.

  • "Tenor-Weltstar Beczala als Sou-Chong brilliert nicht nur in der berühmten Arie «Dein ist mein ganzes Herz», die Lehár für den legendären Richard Tauber komponiert hat, sondern verlangt seinem Tenor ein schier unerschöpfliches Repertoire an Ausdruckswerten ab. Überzeugend stellt er dabei seine Zerrissenheit zwischen Pflicht und Neigung dar." Thomas Schacher (Neue Zürcher Zeitung) For the full article, click here

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