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  • 17.04.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky stars in 'Tosca' at the Bayerische Staatsoper

  • Sondra Radvanovsky sings one of her signature roles, the title heroine in Puccini's Tosca, May 8, 11 & 14 at the Bayerische Staatsoper. The cast also includes Jorge de León as Cavaradossi and Ambrogio Maestri as Scarpia, with conductor Karel Mark Chichon leading from the pit for this Luc Bondy-staged production. Please note there is limited ticket availability for these performances, with many seating sections already sold-out in the...

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  • 17.04.2016 - “Anna Netrebko, Yusif Eyvazov raise roof in power operatic performance at the Broad Stage”

  • “Eyvazov is an exciting tenor whose sound is metallic, stentorian and markedly Italianate. (He’s Azerbaijani, born in Algeria, trained in Italy.) . . . his career is beginning to take off. He made his L.A. Opera debut in October in one of the “I Pagliacci” performances. He will make his Vienna State Opera debut later this month in a new production of “Turandot,” conducted by Gustavo Dudamel . . . Emotions were big. Voices were big....

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  • 17.04.2016 - Joseph Calleja featured in Shakespeare 400 Gala Concert

  • This week, Joseph Calleja returns to the United Kingdom for a special gala concert in the historic Holy Trinity Church in Stratford-upon-Avon.  Performing at the church where Shakespeare was baptized and buried, the Maltese tenor along with soprano Angel Blue celebrate the Bard’s operatic legacy in the 400th anniversary year of his death. Roger Vignoles accompanies on piano.  The concert is sold-out, but more information — including the...

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  • 17.04.2016 - Thomas Hampson - Manhattan School of Music Master Class Live Stream

  • Hampson returns to the Manhattan School of Music on April 19 to lead a master class with students from the school, which will be live streamed and archived for future viewing. The event is free and open to the public. A video archive of Hampson’s past appearances can also be viewed at the following link.

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  • 14.04.2016 - Anna Netrebko debuts as Elsa in 'Lohengrin' at the Semperoper Dresden

  • Anna Netrebko makes her highly anticipated debut as Elsa in Wagner's Lohengrin this spring, at the Semperoper Dresden. Piotr Beczala debuts in the title role, with Evelyn Herlitzius as Ortrud. Performances take place May 19, 22, 25 & 29, with Christian Thielemann conducting on all dates.

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  • 14.04.2016 - Regula Mühlemann receives rave review from Südkurier for performance with Basel Chamber Orchestra

  • „Geht das überhaupt: Natürlich professionell? Sopranistin Regula Mühlemann und das Kammerorchester Basel zeigten es. (...) „Auf dem Strom“ (D 943)/F. Schubert. Hornist Konstantin Timokhine erwies sich hierbei als feinfühlig agierender Klangfarbenspieler mit Mut zu erstaunlich sanftem, verhaltenem Ton. Im lebendigen Dialog zu Regula Mühlemanns glasklarem, hell aufschimmerndem Sopran. Höchst erstaunlich, wie mühelos die...

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