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  • 09.06.2016 - Piotr Beczała - Red Ribbon Celebration Concert and La Scala recital

  • This week, following a return to Landestheater Linz and debut at Konzerthaus Dortmund, Piotr Beczala gives a concert in Vienna and recital in Milan. The star tenor returns to Burgtheater Wien for the 5th annual Red Ribbon Celebration Concert on June 10. Presented as part of the Life Ball, which seeks to raise awareness and funds for the fight against AIDS, the starry gala will hear Piotr in a lineup that also includes Anna Netrebko, Yusif Eyvazov, Thomas...

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  • 09.06.2016 - Anna Netrebko at the Red Ribbon Celebration Concert in Vienna

  • On June 10, Anna Netrebko will perform at the Red Ribbon Concert at the Wiener Burgtheater. The star soprano — alongside her husband Yusif Eyvazov and guests including multiple Grammy-winner Dionne Warwick (who performs with granddaughter Cheyenne Elliott), Piotr Beczala, Thomas Hampson, and Juan Diego Flórez — donates her talents as part of the 2016 Life Ball celebrations.  Proceeds from the concert, now in its fifth year, will support a number...

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  • 08.06.2016 - Pumeza featured in performance at Swedish National Day

  • "Sofiero Palace, the Palace Gardens and the City of Helsingborg invite families to celebrate a Jubilee inauguration and Swedish National Day on 6 June. The King and Queen will attend, and the day will be a public festival with the Jubilee show, activities and adventures for grown-ups and kids alike. To mark the 150th anniversary of Sofiero Palace, the City of Helsingborg will hold its official National Day celebrations this year at Sofiero. Entrance is free and there...

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  • 08.06.2016 - 'Aida' opens next week starring Sondra Radvanovsky in the title role

  • Sondra Radvanovsky is featured in the title role of Verdi's Aida with the Opéra national de Paris, opening next week. The performances (which take place at the Opéra Bastille) are June 13, 16, 19, 22, 25 & 28 and July 1, 4, 9 & 12. Casts include mezzo-sopranos Anita Rachvelishvili and Daniela Barcellona sharing the role of Amneris, and Aleksandrs Antonenko, Yusif Eyvazov, and Marco Berti alternating as Radames. Daniel...

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  • 08.06.2016 - A "beautifully sung" performance by Rolando Villazón in Martinů's 'Juliette'

  • "I cordially invite you to book a ticket to Berlin, and spend three hours in quite another world - fascinated by the emotional turmoil and dreams of a stranger, as vividly portrayed and beautifully sung by Rolando Villazón . . . Rolando Villazón is larger than life in so many ways. His energy is palpable as he leads the drama like a fireball through the clouds of this dream. He is onstage throughout the entire opera, which could be likened to a...

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  • 08.06.2016 - Critical acclaim for Joseph Calleja's role debut as Don José

  • "And Joseph Calleja, Don José, joins in this subtle way, he's the sensitive Counterpart: sensitive, never blaring, with clear diction and in fantastic voice. It has height, charisma and beauty, and above all naturalness." {Und Joseph Calleja, Don José, stimmt in diese feinsinnige Art ein, er gibt den sensiblen Counterpart: sensibel, nie schmetternd, mit klarer Diktion und in fantastischer Disposition. Seine Höhe hat Strahlkraft und Schönheit und...

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