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  • 24.04.2016 - Festival d'Aix-en-Provence Sets 2016 Season, starring Kate Lindsey as Dorabella in 'Così fan tutte'

  • The 68th season of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, under the leadership of General Manager Bernard Foccroulle, will present an international roster of artists in six major vocal productions plus an opera-in-concert from June 30 - July 20. New Festival productions this year are Mozart's Cosi fan tutte directed by Christophe Honoré and conducted by Louis Langrée with the Freiburger Barockorchester; Debussy's Pelléas et Mélisande led by...

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  • 24.04.2016 - Anna Netrebko stars in 'Lohengrin' live broadcast on May 22

  • Richard Wagners Oper "Lohengrin" wird am Sonntag, dem 22. Mai, live aus der Semperoper auf den Theaterplatz übertragen, unter der musikalischen Leitung von Christian Thielemann und mit Anna Netrebko als Elsa. Richard Wagners Oper »Lohengrin« wird am Sonntag, 22. Mai, live auf den Theaterplatz übertragen – unter der musikalischen Leitung von Christian Thielemann, Chefdirigent der Sächsischen Staatskapelle, und mit Anna Netrebko als...

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  • 24.04.2016 - Mojca Erdmann performs at the Klavier-Festival Ruhr

  • Mojca Erdmann is a featured soloist in two concerts at this year's Klavier-Festival Ruhr, held at Schloss Herten. The first takes place on May 5 and features Brahms' Zwei Gesänge mit Bratsche op. 91 and Liebesliederwalzer op. 52, in addition to other works (TBA). On May 6 she also sings lieder by Brahms in performance with pianist Graham Johnson and tenor Robin Tritschler.

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  • 24.04.2016 - Culturebox reviews Pumeza Matshikiza's new album

  • "Elle entre en scène dans une superbe robe rouge, un rouge framboisé nuancé de moires chocolatées, elle commence avec un air des "Noces de Figaro", le "Deh vieni, non tardar" de Suzanne. Et l'on retrouve ces chaudes harmoniques, ce son plein, rond, égal, aux belles couleurs sombres, cette égalité du souffle (à aucun moment du récital Matshikiza ne sera prise en flagrant délit d'une note un peu...

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  • 23.04.2016 - Idlar Abdrazakov meets some of The Metropolitan Opera's youngest fans

  • Enjoy this feature via myAJC highlighting Ildar's meeting with Layla Felder, one of The Metropolitan Opera's youngest fans. “Every little part of the opera matters,” she said. “That’s why I like the Met. They have the best singers, the best conductors, and the best musicians. Once you’ve been to the Met, nothing else satisfies."

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  • 23.04.2016 - Tickets are now on sale for 2016 Red Ribbon Concert starring Piotr Beczała

  • The concert held in support of HIV/AIDS projects has been put on every year since it was first organised by 2012 and is supported by some of the biggest names in the classical music scene. The event normally coincides with Vienna’s famous Life Ball event, which organisers have chosen not to hold this year. Vienna's Life Ball is a charity event that was founded in 1992, and is organised by the non-profit Aids Life foundation to raise awareness and money for HIV...

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