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  • 27.07.2016 - Joseph Calleja - annual summer concert in Malta

  • Joseph Calleja’s annual Maltese summer concert takes place this year on July 28 at Fosos in Floriana. An annual tradition for the home-grown tenor and one of the highlights of his performance calendar, this year’s guest lineup features two legendary singer-songwriters representing Italy and the United States: Antonello Venditti and Suzanne Vega.  Steven Mercurio leads the evening from the podium with the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra. Also featured is...

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  • 26.07.2016 - More acclaim for Pumeza's latest album 'Arias' on Decca Classics

  • "Her second album for Decca after Voice of Hope (2014) South African soprano Pumeza Matshikiza’s Arias (released May, 2016) is a collection of famous opera and concert arias with some lighter additions. After graduating from the College of Music of the University of Capetown, Pumeza Matshikiza won a three-year scholarship to the Royal College of Music, London. In 2010 she joined Stuttgart Opera and has since performed at Covent Garden and La...

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  • 22.07.2016 - Regula Mühlemann - DrehPunktKultur feature

  • 'Regula Mühlemann debütierte 2012 bei den Salzburger Festspielen in der Rolle der Papagena in der Produktion „Das Labyrinth“ (Peter von Winter) im Residenzhof. Die Schweizerin studierte an der Hochschule Luzern und sammelte als junge Sopranistin erste Erfahrungen auf der Opernbühne des Luzerner Theater. Es folgten Engagements u.a. am Teatro La Fenice, Opernhaus Zürich und Festspielhaus Baden-Baden. In der kommenden Saison wird sie unter...

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  • 22.07.2016 - Rolando Villazón - summer performances in Leipzig, Salzburg, and Bremen

  • Following a triumphant new role debut with Martinu’s Juliette in Berlin, Rolando Villazón looks ahead to a summer of operas and concerts in Germany and Austria. Rolando takes to the concert stage in August, beginning with a a recital at the Leipzig Gewandhaus on August 20, which is followed by an encore recital at the Haus für Mozart on August 26 as part of the Salzburg Festival. His summer closes out with a concert...

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  • 22.07.2016 - Thomas Hampson - NDR Klassik Open Air 2016: ‘La traviata’ in Hannover

  • Thomas Hampson stars as Giorgio Germont in a concert presentation of Verdi’s La traviata on July 23 in Hannover. This performance is featured as the 2016 edition of the NDR Klassik Open Air, hosted at the Maschpark (Neues Rathaus), and also includes Marina Rebeka as Violetta and Francesco Demuro as Alfredo. Keri-Lynn Wilson leads the NDR Radiophilharmonie for this special event, with the Mädchenchor...

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  • 21.07.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky sings 'Norma' at the Canadian Opera Company

  • Sondra Radvanovsky sings the title role in Bellini's timeless Norma this fall at the Canadian Opera Company. Ms. Radvanovsky's portrayal of Norma has been lauded by critics across the globe: "When the Met estimated the timing for Norma, Bellini’s familiar bel canto opera included in their fall repertory this year, they did not factor in the ongoing applause for soprano Sondra Radvanovsky. Ms Radvanovsky was showered with clapping and cheering as soon as she...

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