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  • 24.06.2016 - Tenor Piotr Beczala kicks off San Diego Opera’s 2016-2017 season

  • Press release:  San Diego Opera announced that tenor Piotr Beczala will open San Diego Opera’s 2016-2017 season with a recital on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 7 PM at the Balboa Theatre. In demand at the world’s leading opera houses and concert halls, Mr. Beczala made his Company debut as Rodolfo in La bohème in 2009, returned as Gustav III in A Masked Ball in 2014 and sang later that season as the tenor soloist...

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  • 24.06.2016 - Joseph Calleja in concert with Bryn Terfel

  • Having invited the Welsh bass-baritone to join him for his annual summer concert in Malta in 2014, Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja now joins Terfel for a concert in his home country as part of the Llangollen International Musical Festival.  Now in its 70th year, the Festival hosts the two singers on July 7 with the Sinfonia Cymru and conductor Gareth Jones for a classical gala of arias and duets. Mezzo-soprano and fellow Welsh singer Eirlys Myfanwy Davis, also appears...

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  • 24.06.2016 - Pumeza Matshikiza makes her Semperoper Dresden debut in 'La bohème'

  • Pumeza Matshikiza makes her debut at the Semperoper Dresden this Sunday, June 26 as Mimì in Puccini's eternal classic La bohème. Arnold Rutkowski sings Rodolfo, with Carolina Ullrich as Musetta and Sangmin Lee as Marcello. Giampaolo Bisanti leads the acclaimed Staatskapelle Dresden for this performance, with stage direction by Christine Mielitz.  Enjoy an audio recording of Pumeza singing the famed aria "Sì. Mi chiamano...

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  • 23.06.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky - feature in Tutti Magazine

  • Enjoy Sondra's in-depth interview with Tutti Magazine, highlighting her current Aida performances in France.

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  • 23.06.2016 - Ildar Abdrazakov - Verdi and Boito at Ravenna Festival with Riccardo Muti

  • Following their most recent concert performances together in Tokyo and Stockholm, Ildar Abdrazakov reunites with Riccardo Muti for a program of Verdi classics paired with the prologue to Boito’s Mefistofele.  The Bashkirian bass will be heard in selections from Nabucco, Attila, Macbeth, and I lombardi in addition to his devilish signature role. The concert continues the anniversary of Italian-Japanese friendship with an orchestra that...

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  • 23.06.2016 - Anna Netrebko honored with Madonna Leading Ladies Award

  • This week in Vienna, Anna Netrebko took home a Madonna Leading Ladies Award in the field of Culture. The Austrian women’s lifestyle magazine, which has presented the award annually for the last ten years, honored the star soprano as one of its most important women for 2016. Currently headlining Puccini’s Manon Lescaut at the Wiener Staatsoper, Anna is inducted into this group of celebrated public figures alongside Sylvie van der Vaart (TV...

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