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  • 01.09.2016 - Idlar's 2016-17 season highlights in New York, Munich, London, Amsterdam, and Paris

  • In the wake of a successful run of Faust at the Salzburg Festival, Ildar Abdrazakov looks forward to a 2016-17 season highlighted by Rossini and Mozart in New York, Verdi in Munich and London, Borodin in Amsterdam, and French heroes and villains in Paris and Munich. The Bashkirian bass begins with a return to the Metropolitan Opera stage for a revival of L’Italiana in Algeri (October 4, 7, 12, 15, 20, 22, 26, 29), followed by the title role in Don...

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  • 31.08.2016 - Piotr Beczala returns to Schubertiade in Hohenems, Austria on September 3

  • Following his acclaimed run of Faust at the Salzburg Festival, Piotr Beczala remains in Austria for a liederabend at the annual Schubertiade on September 3. Given in Hohenems at Markus Sittikus Hall, the evening of song hears the star tenor in a signature mix of repertoire including Schumann’s Dichterliebe, Rachmaninoff’s Six Romances, and assorted lieder by Richard Strauss including “Zueignung,” “Cäcilie,”...

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  • 29.08.2016 - Anna Netrebko und Yusif Eyvazov singen in Hamburg

  • Beifall im Stehen und Bravorufe für Anna Netrebko in Hamburg: Das Konzert der russischen Star-Sopranistin und ihres Ehemanns, Tenor Yusif Eyvazov, am Sonntagabend in der voll besetzten Laeiszhalle der Hansestadt ist zum triumphalen Fest für Ohren und Augen geraten. http://www.kn-online.de/News/Nachrichten-Kultur/Aktuelle-Nachrichten-Kultur/Jubel-um-Star-Sopranistin-Anna-Netrebko-in-Hamburg

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  • 26.08.2016 - Thomas Hampson - upcoming recitals in Leipzig and Geneva

  • Thomas Hampson and pianist Wolfram Rieger present two recitals in September, at two of the European continent's most renowned venues. The duo performs works by Loewe, Schubert, and Schumann on September 9 at the Gewandhaus zu Leipzig - please note a limited number of tickets remain for this performance. Check availability at the following link. Hampson and Rieger perform works by Schumann and Mahler on September 13 at the Grand...

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  • 25.08.2016 - 'South African soprano Pumeza Matshikiza takes the world stage'

  • " South African soprano Pumeza Matshikiza had her first experience of opera not in a gilded opera house, but when she happened to change the radio dial from a Xhosa-language station to one playing classical music. It was a broadcast of The Marriage of Figaro, and Matshikiza — then a girl growing up in Khaye­litsha, one of the townships of Cape Town — fell in love with the sound of soprano Edith Mathis. “I was just transfixed,” she...

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  • 24.08.2016 - Medici.tv excerpt from 'Faust' at the Salzburg Festival, featuring Ildar Abdrazakov

  • Enjoy a video preview of the trio "Alerte, alerte ..." from Gounod's Faust at The Salzburg Festival, featuring Ildar Abdrazakov as Méphistophélès - Medici.tv on YouTube

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