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  • 01.07.2016 - Pumeza Matshikiza - July concerts throughout Europe

  • Pumeza Matshikiza is featured in two concert performances in Europe this month. She sings at the Festival de la Vézère on July 19, with the l’Orchestre symphonique de la Garde Républicaine. This is her premiere appearance at the Festival, which is in its 36th year. Enjoy a video trailer featuring Pumeza and the other artists from this year's programme. On July 21 she joins tenor Rolando Villazón at the Schloss Salem...

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  • 30.06.2016 - Critical acclaim for Regula Mühlemann's performance on new release of 'Le Nozze di Figaro'

  • Regula Mühlemann's portrayal of Barbarina on a new Deutsche Grammophon release of Le Nozze di Figaro has received critical acclaim, from Miami Clasica: ". . . the other vocal addition to join the ensemble as well with robust sound was the delicious Barbarina Regula Mühlemann." {. . . en lo vocal amén de integrarse al ensemble con solvencia así como la deliciosa Barbarina de Regula Mühlemann.} -Miami Clasica

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  • 30.06.2016 - Anna Netrebko returns to Staatsoper Berlin production of Il trovatore

  • After tomorrow’s final performance of Manon Lescaut with the Wiener Staatsoper, Anna Netrebko returns to Berlin’s Staatsoper im Schiller Theater for a revival of Verdi’s Il trovatore. Starring in Philipp Stölzl’s production, which marked her role debut as Leonora in 2013, Anna is paired with her husband Yusif Eyvazov as Manrico, the eponymous troubador. Simone Piazzola and Dolora Zajick round out the cast as Count di Luna and...

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  • 28.06.2016 - Thomas Hampson returns to Munich in 'South Pole'

  • Miroslav Srnka’s South Pole returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper this summer, featuring Thomas Hampson in a reprisal of his star portrayal as explorer Roald Amundsen. The sold-out performance takes place on July 5 at the Nationaltheater with the original cast and creative team from its world premiere last winter, including Rolando Villazón as Robert Scott, conductor Kirill Petrenko, and a staging by Hans Neuenfels. Enjoy a...

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  • 27.06.2016 - Rolando Villazón returns to South Pole at Bayerische Staatsoper as part of the Munich Opera Festival

  • As part of the company’s annual Munich Opera Festival, the Bayerische Staatsoper welcomes Rolando Villazón back to the stage for a one-night-only revival of South Pole on July 5. Miroslav Srnka’s opera about the doomed Antarctic expedition premiered earlier this year with Rolando originating the role of British explorer Robert Falcon Scott and will see him once again paired with Thomas Hampson as the Norwegian adventurer Roald Amundsen....

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  • 26.06.2016 - Mojca Erdmann featured in 'South Pole' at the Bayerische Staatsoper

  • Mojca Erdmann sings the Landlady in Miroslav Srnka's South Pole, in a sold-out performance on July 5 at the Bayerische Staatsoper. Thomas Hampson stars as Roald Amundsen and Rolando Villazón is Robert Falcon Scott, with Kirill Petrenko leading from the pit. Mojca returns to Munich for three additional performances of South Pole on January 18, 21 & 23, 2017.

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