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  • 15.08.2016 - Anna Netrebko's Mournful 'Mamma Morta'

  • NPR - Deceptive Cadence "They killed my mother in the doorway." How's that for an opening line? We're talking opera — specifically, the aria "La mamma morta" from Umberto Giordano's 1896 French Revolution thriller Andrea Chénier. The soprano is Anna Netrebko. Opera geeks are always charged with excitement, and a little anxiety, when a favorite singer releases a new album. (Has her voice changed? How will it fit the repertoire?) Netrebko, arguably...

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  • 15.08.2016 - 'Verismo Arias and Duets' - Yusif Eyvazov and Anna Netrebko in concert

  • Yusif Eyvazov and Anna Netrebko present a concert programme titled "Verismo Arias and Duets" this month, at two of Europe's most renowned venues. The duo performs on August 28 at the Laeiszhalle Hamburg, and on September 1 at the Kölner Philharmonie. They perform highlights from the Verismo repertoire, many of which are also featured on the new Deutsche Grammophon release, "Verismo" - available soon for purchase worldwide.  

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  • 13.08.2016 - Kate Lindsey sings Dorabella in 'Così fan tutte' at Lincoln Center

  • Kate Lindsey reprises her portrayal of Dorabella in Mozart's Così fan tutte at Lincoln Center, part of the Mostly Mozart Festival. The performance takes place August 15 and features the original cast and creative team from Aix-en-Provence. Tickets and complete details are available via the following link.

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  • 13.08.2016 - Joseph Calleja - 2016/17 season highlights

  • Following a landmark 2015-16 season that was bookended by two role debuts as Boito’s Mefistofele and Bizet’s Don José, Joseph Calleja launches his 2016-17 season with another major role debut as Pollione in Bellini’s Norma at the Royal Opera House.  The Maltese tenor stars opposite Sonya Yoncheva in the title role in a new season-opening production for Covent Garden (September 12, 16, 20, 23, 26; October 1, 4,...

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  • 12.08.2016 - Broadcasts of Salzburg Festival Faust - August 13 and August 27 featuring Piotr Beczala

  • On August 13 at 7:30pm CET, ORF broadcasts Faust, recorded on August 10 at the Salzburg Festival and starring Piotr Beczala as the eponymous philosopher, on Ö1. The performance hears Piotr starring opposite Maria Agresta as Marguerite and Ildar Abdrazakov as Méphistophélès.  An encore television broadcast of the production, staged by Reinhard von der Thannen and conducted by Alejo Pérez, will take place in coproduction...

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  • 12.08.2016 - Rolando Villazón - Treasures of Bel Canto Recital at Leipzig Gewandhaus

  • On August 20, Rolando Villazón takes the stage of the Leipzig Gewandhaus for a “Treasures of Bel Canto” recital. With selections featured on his most recent solo album for Deutsche Grammophon, the leading tenor offers a program of songs by Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti, and Verdi.  A limited selection of tickets remain. Click here for purchasing information. Click here to add Treasures of Bel Canto to your collection.

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