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  • 18.03.2016 - Thomas Hampson's concert with the Shanghai Symphony is now available to watch via Medici.tv

  • Thomas Hampson’s recent performance of excerpts from Mahler’s “Des Knaben Wunderhorn,” with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra and Maestro Long Yu, is now available to stream for free on Medici.tv. This performance, which took place on March 15 at Shanghai Symphony Hall, also featured Strauss’ Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Op. 30 and a selection from the Peking opera The Drunken Beauty. Enjoy a preview via YouTube, and tune...

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  • 18.03.2016 - Anna Netrebko finishes Asian tour with stops in Tokyo and Taipei

  • Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov present the final performances of their tour across Asia this month, with sold-out concerts in Tokyo (March 18 and 21) and Taipei (March 25). 

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  • 17.03.2016 - Piotr stars in 'Un ballo in maschera' webcast on Staatsoper.TV March 18

  • The Bayerische Staatsoper’s new Un ballo in maschera, starring Piotr Beczala, will be streamed on the company’s video platform, Staatsoper.TV, on March 18.  Hailed for a Riccardo reminiscent of a young Nicolai Gedda (Abendzeitung), Piotr stars in Johannes Erath’s new production of Verdi’s drama about fate and state. George Petean and Anja Harteros costar, with Zubin Mehta on the podium.  Captured from an earlier performance,...

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  • 17.03.2016 - Kate Lindsey set to star in world premiere of 'Bhutto' at Pittsburgh Opera

  • "Pittsburgh Opera will produce the 2018 world premiere of Mohammed Fairouz’s “Bhutto,” an opera about the former prime minister of Pakistan who was assassinated 2007. Mr. Fairouz, 30, is a rising star in the opera world. “Bhutto” features a libretto co-written by the composer and Mohammed Hanif and has been in development for more than two years. It was commissioned by several groups, including opera incubator Beth Morrison Projects, which...

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  • 17.03.2016 - Ildar Abdrazakov returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper for two productions in the 2016-17 season

  • As was announced by the company this week, Ildar Abdrazakov returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper for two productions in the 2016-17 season. The Bashkirian bass begins by revisiting the role of Filippo II in Verdi’s Don Carlo January 15, 19, and 22. In Jürgen Rose’s stylized production, Ildar stars as the Spanish monarch opposite Tamara Wilson as Elisabetta, Christian Gerhaher as the Marquis of Posa, and Yonghoon Lee in the title role. Paolo...

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  • 17.03.2016 - Yusif Eyvazov continues concert tour throughout Asia

  • Yusif Eyvazov and Anna Netrebko continue their critically acclaimed tour of Asia this month, with remaining performances in Tokyo (March 18 and 21) and Taipei (March 25). Please note tickets for these highly anticipated events are now sold-out.

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