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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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  • 07.06.2016 - Yusif Eyvazov - Red Ribbon Celebration Concert

  • Yusif Eyvazov returns to Vienna this month, as a featured soloist in the annual Life Ball Red Ribbon Celebration Concert. The theme for the event is ‘Orpheus and Eurydice,’ and the evening's musical selections include excerpts from Monteverdi’s and Gluck’s operas about Orpheus, along with works by Mozart, Liszt, and others. Proceeds from this incredible event, which takes place on June 10, will be donated in support of...

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  • 07.06.2016 - Ildar Abdrazakov - Verdi with Stars of the White Nights Festival at Mariinsky II

  • Ildar Abdrazakov returns to the stage of Mariinsky II for two one-night-only performances of two signature Verdi roles as part of the annual Stars of the White Nights Festival.  On June 8, the Bashkirian bass resumes the mantle of the titular Hun in Attila, starring in Arturo Gama’s production opposite Maria Guleghina as Odabella, Vladislav Sulimsky as Ezio, and Sergei Skorokhodov as Foresto. Later in the month, Ildar returns to St. Petersburg...

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  • 07.06.2016 - Regula Mühlemann sings at the Schloss Wolfegg

  • Regula Mühlemann performs this month at Schloss Wolfegg, in concert with Manfred Honeck and the Neue Kammerphilharmonie Wien. The performance takes place on June 25, and highlights works by Grieg and Mendelssohn.

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