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  • 23.01.2013 - Chopard Charity Gala

  • Huge success at the Chopard Charity Gala at Geneva's Victoria Hall. On Sunday, January 20, Anna Netrebko and Erwin Schrott joined forces with legendary tenor José Carreras at the Victoria Hall in Geneva, Switzerland, for a benefit concert organized and sponsored by Maison Chopard to support the charity foundations created by these artists: the José Carreras International Foundation for the Fight against Leukemia and the Anna & Erwin For Kinds...

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  • 23.01.2013 - Mojca Erdmann : "Ave Maris stella"

  • Mojca Erdmann competes to represent Germany in the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest alongside German group Die Priester during the national pre-selection event on February 14 in Hanover. The song "Ave maris stella - Meerstern sei gegruesst" is featured on the new album by Die Priester.

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  • 27.09.2012 - America’s Leading Baritone and Ambassador of Song Bows on Stages from Akron to Vienna, with Music from Adamo to Verdi

  • On the heels of a summer season that took him from Prague and Salzburg to Tel Aviv, Santa Fe, Germany, and Croatia, Thomas Hampson heads into the 2012-13 season with a portfolio of exciting destinations and repertoire to match. The great American baritone performs at such storied opera houses as the Vienna State Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, London’s Royal Opera House, and Zurich Opera – as well as the Metropolitan Opera, where he will make his second...

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  • 29.06.2012 - Mozart's Don Giovanni available this July from Deutsche Grammophon

  • This July sees the release of Don Giovanni, the first installment of a new Deutsche Grammophon cycle of Mozart's seven mainoperas in collaboration with Rolando Villazón, the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, Universal Music Arts & Entertainment, and Rolex. This live recording of Mozart's iconic opera features Rolando’s "round, lovely, and soothing" (Die Welt) Don Ottavio. The recording's cast boasts the dazzling Diana Damrau as Don Ottavio's...

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  • 29.06.2012 - Double triumph for Rolando in L'elisir d'amore:

  • Rolando Villazón’s production of Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore was greeted with a full ten minutes of standing ovations at its Festspielhaus Baden-Baden premiere on Monday. Critics praised his dual performance as the opera's director and tenor lead, Nemorino. The Pforzheimer Zeitung hailed Rolando's “beautifully flowing bel canto singing.” Manuel Brug of Die Welt singled out Rolando's “beautiful” rendition of...

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