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  • 31.03.2016 - Pumeza's new album available for pre-order on iTunes

  • Pre-order your copy of Pumeza Matshikiza's new album titled 'Arias' (Decca Classics) via iTunes. The CD is available worldwide on May 13, and features music by Puccini, Dvorák, and more.  Pumeza's first Decca Classics album - 'Voice of Hope' - is currently available for purchase. Additional information, including retail links, can be found at the following link.

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  • 30.03.2016 - Calleja opens in 'Simon Boccanegra' at The Met this weekend

  • Joseph Calleja sings the role of Gabriele Adorno in Verdi's Simon Boccanegra, opening this weekend at The Metropolitan Opera. He stars opposite Plácido Domingo in the title role, with performances taking place  April 1, 5, 9, 13, and 16. While in New York, Joseph is also honored as one of five 2016 Opera News Awards laureates in an April 10th at a spectacular black-tie gala celebration. Fellow award recipients include Anna Netrebko, Elīna...

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  • 30.03.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky receives extraordinary critical acclaim for 'Roberto Devereux' at The Met

  • "The applause and bravos for the soprano Sondra Radvanovsky were so frenzied at the end of Donizetti’s “Roberto Devereux” at the Metropolitan Opera on Thursday night that she looked overwhelmed, almost a little frightened.The audience members knew, it seemed, that they had just witnessed an emotionally vulnerable and vocally daring performance, a milestone in the career of an essential artist. Portraying Elisabetta (Elizabeth I), Ms. Radvanovsky...

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  • 30.03.2016 - Concerts with Anna Netrebko at The Broad Stage

  • Yusif Eyvazov and Anna Netrebko present two concerts this spring at The Broad Stage in Santa Monica, as part of the venue’s Celebrity Opera series. Performances take place April 13 & 15, and also feature an orchestra conducted by Marco Boemi. Please note ticket availability is extremely limited for these special events, with a limited number of seats remaining for each date.

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  • 26.03.2016 - Joseph Calleja - Opera News Awards feature

  • "Auditory ecstasy is a rare commodity. Those moments in the theater when a vocal performance suspends us in time are the glimpses of the divine that keep us coming back. Joseph Calleja is profligate with such moments, regularly rousing his fans to euphoria. Listening to Calleja’s rich, juicy middle register, one revels in its consistent beauty of tone; as it rises into the passaggio and beyond, it grows ever more sublime, acquiring a tender, passionate throb of...

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  • 25.03.2016 - Anna Netrebko - Opera News Awards feature

  • "Anna Netrebko seemed destined for stardom from the beginning of her career. She first attracted attention when she was in her early twenties, at the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg, which gave her assignments that made eminent sense for an artist of her very pretty charms. Among these roles was Louisa in Betrothal in a Monastery, the Prokofiev comedy that marked her U.S. opera debut, at San Francisco Opera, in 1995. When Netrebko made her first opera appearance on...

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