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  • 24.09.2016 - Thomas Hampson: The Dream of Gerontius, Philharmonie Berlin — ‘Apocalyptic’

  • “Thomas Hampson, rock solid in the parts of Priest and Angel of the Agony … This is where true artistry shows …” (Financial Times) “Thomas Hampson was as solid as a rock with his crisp, sonorous baritone …” {Als Fels in der Brandung jedoch Thomas Hampson mit seinem knackigen, klangreichen Bariton …} (Online Merker) For more: http://thomashampson.com/2016/09/24/the-dream-of-gerontius-philharmonie-berlin-apocalyptic/

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  • 23.09.2016 - Anna Netrebko: "Why Broadway Audiences Should Head Uptown for the Metropolitan Opera's New Season" --Broadway.com

  • Witness La Diva Anna Netrebko recently donned wings for her new album coverstraight out of Westeros, and this fall, the world-renown soprano flies back to New York to sing the title role in Puccini’s romantic tragedy. For a soprano who sports wings, it’s an appropriate role: Manon transforms from a quiet country girl to Paris starlet to a disease-ridden desert vagrant (all while singingly flawlessly, of course). The visually stunning production places the...

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  • 22.09.2016 - "San Diego Opera Opens with Rectial by Piotr Beczala" --Opera Today

  • Renowned Polish tenor Piotr Beczala and well-known collaborative pianist Martin Katz opened the San Diego Opera 2016–2017 season with a recital at the Balboa Theater on Saturday, September 17th. Their sold-out presentation was the first performance of this new Shiley Detour Series, which will continue in November with the David T. Little’s new opera Soldier Songs and will return in March with Peter Brook’s The Tragedy of Carmen.  See more at:...

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  • 22.09.2016 - Ildar Abdrazakov is the Bey in charge at the Metropolitan Opera, October 4 – 29

  • In the first of two productions that feature the Bashkirian bass this season, the Metropolitan Opera welcomes Ildar Abdrazakov back to its stage for a revival of L’italiana in Algeri. As Mustafà in Rossini’s giddy comedy, Ildar stars in Jean-Pierre Ponnelle’s production. He previously gave one performance of the role in New York in 2004 under the baton of James Levine, who returns to the podium for this revival. Ildar is joined onstage...

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  • 22.09.2016 - Joseph Calleja Opens ROH Live Cinema Season in Norma

  • Following his opening of the company’s 2016-17 season earlier this month, Joseph Calleja now opens the Royal Opera House’s Live Cinema Season on Monday, September 26. The ROH broadcasts the Maltese tenor’s role debut as Pollione in Norma in a new production by Àlex Ollé of La Fura dels Baus. Joseph stars opposite Sonya Yoncheva in the title role, with Sonia Ganassi as Adalgisa and Brindley Sherratt as Oroveso. Antonio Pappano...

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  • 21.09.2016 - Gaëlle Arquez to sing the title role in Gluck's 'Armide' at Wiener Staatsoper

  • Don't miss Gaëlle Arquez in title role in Gluck's 'Armide' at Wiener Staatsoper. On stage Oct 16 through 29. For more information and to purchase tickets click here

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