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  • 18.02.2015 - Joseph Calleja returns to Bayerische Staatsoper’s Madama Butterfly this week

  • Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper to once again star as Pinkerton in the company’s production of Madama Butterfly. Having last sung the role in Munich last June, Joseph now sings the role for three performances February 21, 23, and 26, opposite Kristine Opolais in the title role. Stefano Ranzani conducts the performances, which revive Wolf Busse's production. Joseph will also sing a later performance of Madama Butterfly at the...

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  • 12.01.2015 - Following her success in Paris, Kate Lindsey stars at the MET and looks forward to her recording début release

  • Kate Lindsey triumphed in Paris in her role debut as Sesto in the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées’ new production of La Clemenza di Tito with Jérémie Rhorer conducting : “blessed with a voice that can cover several emotional registers” she “[romped] home triumphant.” (Francis Carlin, The Financial Times) Kate is currently starring as Nicklausse in Les contes d’Hoffman at the Metropolitan Opera, New...

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  • 22.12.2014 - Kate Lindsey marvels in Paris

  • Kate Lindsey triumphed in Paris, receiving the biggest ovation at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées for her performance as Sesto in La Clemenza di Tito: “blessed with a voice that can cover several emotional registers” she “[romped] home triumphant.” (Francis Carlin, The Financial Times)  Read the full article here:  http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/78e3af9c-812c-11e4-b956-00144feabdc0.html#axzz3MMlGhRTs  

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  • 17.12.2014 - Sondra Radvanovsky's Anna Bolena at the Lyric Opera of Chicago receives rave reviews

  • Sondra Radvanovsky’s Anna Bolena at the Lyric Opera of Chicago has been heralded as a “heroic performance” (Chuck Lavazzi, KDHX) which left her audience in “bel canto heaven”.  “The visceral quality of Radvanovsky's vocally compelling and dramatically affecting performance was just the ticket to send sparks flying in the coloratura stratosphere.” (John von Rhein, The Chicago Tribune) Radvanovsky’s “Anna...

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  • 24.10.2014 - ZDF broadcasts ECHO Klassik Awards, co-hosted by Rolando Villazón on Sunday, October 26

  • This Sunday, October 26, Rolando Villazón will co-host the 2014 ECHO Klassik Awards. ZDF broadcasts the festivities this Sunday evening at 22:00 CET. The award ceremony will take place at Munich’s Philharmonie im Gasteig with performances from artists such as Anna Netrebko and Piotr Beczala, the 2014 awards feature a host of musical luminaries. Rolando Villazón is the winner of nine ECHO Klassik Awards. This year’s festivities mark his third...

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  • 03.10.2014 - Ildar Abdrazakov's Mefistofele at San Francisco Opera now available on DVD and Blu-ray

  • Ildar Abdrazakov's 2013 staged role debut in the demonic title role of Arrigo Boito’s Mefistofele is now available to own on DVD and Blu-ray from the San Francisco Opera in partnership with EuroArts Music International and Naxos. Said the Huffington Post of the performance, “Abdrazakov is stunning in the title role. The voice is bright and burly–and so is Mr. Abdrazakov.  He is charismatic, dramatically clever and...

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