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  • 08.07.2016 - Mojca Erdmann - July recital series with Andreas Post and Thomas Neuhoff

  • Soprano Mojca Erdmann brings works by Robert and Clara Schumann to audiences in Holzhausen and Bonn in two recitals with tenor Andreas Post and pianist Thomas Neuhoff. On July 9, the German soprano performs duets by Robert and Clara Schumann in the International Voices Festival at Gut Holzhausen. The program includes Clara and Robert Schumann’s twelve settings of Friedrich Rückert’s “Liebesfrühling” and selected duets by Robert...

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  • 06.07.2016 - Rolando Villazón sings Alfredo in 'La traviata' at the Bayerische Staatsoper

  • Rolando Villazón returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper this month, as Alfredo Germont in Verdi's timeless La traviata. The performances, hosted as part of the Munich Opera Festival, take place on July 15 & 18. Sonya Yoncheva sings Violetta Valéry, with Simon Keenlyside as Giorgio Germont. Please note tickets are sold-out for the performance on July 18, with extremely limited availability on opening night.

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  • 06.07.2016 - Ildar Abdrazakov is Méphistophélès in Gounod's 'Faust' at the Salzburg Festival

  • Ildar Abdrazakov stars as Méphistophélès in a new production of Gounod's 'Faust,' August 10, 14, 17, 20, 23, 26 & 29 at the Salzburg Festival. Piotr Beczała sings the title role, with Maria Agresta as Marguerite. Alejo Pérez leads the Wiener Philharmoniker for this production, with a complete production and costume design by Reinhard von der Thannen.

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  • 06.07.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky "dazzles" as Aida in Paris

  • "...Sondra Radvanovsky dazzles with each intervention: such beauty in the high pianissimo, in evoking contradictory, violent and changing feelings that pass through this strange character, is exceptional in lyrical scenes." {...Sondra Radvanovsky éblouit à chaque intervention : une telle beauté dans les aigus pianissimi, dans l’évocation des sentiments contradictoires, violents et changeants qui traversent cet étrange personnage,...

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  • 06.07.2016 - Regula Mühlemann in performance at the Gstaad Menuhin Festival

  • Regula Mühlemann joins cellists Sol Gabetta, Ivan Monighetti, Monika Leskovar, Mischa Meyer, Emil Rovner, Asier Polo, Kian Soltani, Astrig Siranossian, Iago Dominguez Eiras, Minji Kim and Miriam Prandi, as well as percussionist Alex Wäber, in performance at the Gstaad Menuhin Festival on 6 August. The programme is titled "Cello Night in a Brazil Mood: Rio goes Olympic" and features works by Vivaldi, Villa-Lobos, Offenbach, and more. Ticket...

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  • 06.07.2016 - 'Joseph Calleja keeps guest artist names under wraps' for 28 July open-air concert

  • "Expect guest artists at this year's Joseph Calleja open-air concert - but you'll have to wait until the night itself to know who they are.  The world-famous tenor said today that the guests "should please a lot of different tastes", adding that this year's concert will bring the focus back to opera music, with "longer sections from popular and beloved opera pieces." Mr Calleja will be performing at the Floriana Granaries on 28 July. He will be joined on...

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