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  • 13.04.2016 - Audiophile Audition review of "No Orpheus" featuring Kate Lindsey

  • "I have followed the music and career of Mohammed Fairouz for several years now and have been consistently impressed with his writing and his philosophy on music as a reflective art form. Indeed, many of his works use his own culture and background to make strong, but often optimistic, statements about the melding of cultures and the need to use history to guide our thoughts and perspectives. He is very talented, gifted and personable young man with much to offer as he...

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  • 12.04.2016 - Piotr Beczala featured in Abendzeitung München

  • Piotr Beczala über Verdis „Un ballo in maschera“ in der Staatsoper und seine Pläne mit Wagners „Lohengrin“ in Dresden Ein Machthaber, sein Freund, dessen Frau. Verdis „Un ballo in maschera“ formt ein klassisches Eifersuchts-Dreieck aus Tenor, Bariton und Sopran. Am Sonntag bringt die Bayerische Staatsoper diese Oper in einer Inszenierung von Johannes Erath neu heraus. Zubin Mehta dirigiert, der polnische Tenor Piotr Beczala...

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  • 11.04.2016 - Yusif Eyvazov and Anna Netrebko - concerts this week at the Broad Stage

  • Yusif Eyvazov and Anna Netrebko perform two concerts this week at The Broad Stage in Santa Monica, as part of the venue’s Celebrity Opera series. These highly anticipated events take place April 13 & 15, and also include an orchestra conducted by Marco Boemi. Ticket availability is extremely limited for both dates.

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  • 11.04.2016 - Times of Malta highlights Joseph Calleja's recent Opera News Award win

  • Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja was last night handed the Opera News award during a ceremony in New York. Calleja was among five honorees to be acknowledged for contributions to the opera world at the 11th annual awards ceremony. The tenor was handed the award by opera legend Placido Domingo - the two are incidentally currently performing in Simon Boccanegra in New York. Read the entire feature here.

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  • 11.04.2016 - Excélsior interviews Rolando Villazón on his life in opera

  • Rolando Villazón (Ciudad de México, 1972) no quiere hablar de forma autobiográfica en esta entrevista. Por eso se distrae en la poesía de César Vallejo y Fernando del Paso, en Palíndromo y Golondrina, los personajes de su siguiente libro. A cada rato sonríe y no deja de hablar. Un instante reflexiona sobre el estado de la ópera en el mundo y en cómo atraer más público a las salas de concierto,...

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  • 09.04.2016 - Claus Guth's 'Rigoletto' on stage in Paris

  • Claus Guth's staging of Verdi's 'Rigoletto' can be seen on stage this month, for the Opéra national de Paris at the Opéra Bastille. The April 9 performance has been canceled due to a labor strike; performances will resume on April 11. Tickets and more information are available at the following link.

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