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  • 13.05.2017 - Yusif Eyvazov stars in the title role of 'Andrea Chénier"

  • Followings Mr. Eyvazov's performance at the Metropolitan Opera's 50th Anniversary Gala he travels to Prague on May 15 and 28 to stars in the title role of 'Andrea Chénier" at the Prague National Theater. In a Michal Dočekal production he is joined by Roman Janál as Carlo Gérard and Petra Alvarez Šimková as Maddalena of Coigny. Maestro Petr Kofroň leads all performances from the podium for this gem of the Italian verismo...

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  • 09.05.2017 - Critics laud Lebenkünstler, Rolando’s second novel

  • Rolando Villazón's second novel Lebenskünstler has earned critical acclaim. NDR hails the work as "eine clevere, mit gewagten, aber funktionierenden Metaphern angereicherte, wahnwitzige Geschichte über Außenseiter, die einem schnell ans Herz wachsen." For BR Klassik, "Lebenskünstler von Rolando Villazón ist wie eine Mischung aus dem Film "Die Fabelhafte Welt der Amélie" und einem Wimmelbuch voll von Dingen, Menschen, Szenerien....

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  • 09.05.2017 - Pre-order Kate Lindsey's new album 'Thousands of Miles'

  • Closing the distance between classical music and Broadway, between the old and new worlds, between opera and jazz... Thousands of Miles is born out of an encounter between Kate Lindsey and jazz pianist Baptiste Trotignon. For their debut joint album, they have produced a rich and varied programme around the songs of Kurt Weill, from Nanna's Lied and Trouble Man, to classics from The Threepenny Operaand Lost in the Stars. The journey through three European languages...

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  • 08.05.2017 - Rolando Villazón: Der Mime als Regisseur

  • "Düsseldorf. Er scherzt und singt, karikiert autokratisch intellektuell daherkommende Regisseure. Ein Gespräch mit dem weltberühmten mexikanischen Tenor Rolando Villazón erscheint schon wie eine kleine Theatervorstellung. Dabei hat ihn die Deutsche Oper am Rhein gar nicht als Sänger engagiert, sondern als Regisseur. Villazón inszeniert derzeit in Düsseldorf Gaetano Donizettis Oper „Don Pasquale". T-Shirt, Jogging-Jacke,...

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  • 08.05.2017 - The Star: Trio Magnifico lives up to its name

  • "Eyvazov's performances of works by Cilea, Tchaikovsky and Puccini demonstrated a thrilling dramatic tenor with exquisite control, a quality clearly on display during a heartfelt rendering of the famous "Vesti la giubba" from Leoncavallo's Pagliacci. Eyvazov carefully modulated each syllable, watchfully working with conductor Jader Bignamini to ride the crest of the work to its emotional conclusion." For the full review, click here

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  • 07.05.2017 - Sondra Radvanovsky stars as Amelia in Zürich

  • Ms. Radvanovsky travels to the Opernhaus Zürich to star as Amelia in Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera this summer. In a David Pountney production she is joined by Marcelo Alvarez as Gustavo III, George Petean as Renato, Marie-Nicole Lemieux as Ulrica. Fabio Luisi leads the Philharmonia Zürich in all performances on from June 7 -24. For performance information and tickets, click here

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