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  • 04.03.2018 - Dmitry Korchak: March and April performances

  • On March 19, Dmitry Korchak joins the Tyumen Philharmony for a concert of romantic arias and then travels to Ekaterinburgh on March 22 to sing the same program. On April 9 he sings Gala-concert with Veronica Dzhioeva in Tel-Aviv. He reprises the concert program at the Toulouse Opera Theatre on April 12.

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  • 04.03.2018 - Joseph Calleja: Faust in Monte-Carlo

  • For four performances from March 23 - 29, Joseph Calleja portrays the title role of Gounod's Faust at the Opéra de Monte-Carlo. Marina Rebeka is Marguerite, Paul Gay sings Méphistophélès, Lionel Lhote is Valentin and Héloïse Mas portrays Siebel. Laurent Campellone conducts. For more information and tickets, click here.

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  • 04.03.2018 - Rolando Villazón e Iberacademy estarán en los festivales de Lucerna y Salzburgo

  • Sesenta jóvenes músicos harán parte de la gira Gratitud 2018 de la Academia Filarmónica Iberoamericana (Iberacademy) de Medellín. Se presentarán del 8 al 26 de marzo en los festivales de Lucerna, en Suiza, y Salzburgo, Austria, y darán conciertos en Winterthur (Suiza), Vaduz (Liechtenstein) y Viena (Austria). La Orquesta Iberacademy, en su mayoría compuesta por músicos de no más de 25 años, es...

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  • 04.03.2018 - Songs from his native land find Beczała at his finest

  • You can take the singer out of the opera house, but you can’t take the opera house out of the singer. That was the experience Wednesday night at Carnegie Hall, when star lyric tenor Piotr Beczała—a mainstay up the street at the Metropolitan Opera—delivered a recital, accompanied by Martin Katz. Opera house and hall were often in sympathy, but didn’t see eye-to-eye in some notable ways. The hall was moderately full—there were swaths of...

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  • 04.03.2018 - Enlightenment through compassion: Claus Guth's stellar Parsifal in Zurich

  • ...the Parsifal narrative is set against what many consider some of the world’s most luscious and emotive musical interludes. Scored for six principal singers, and some dozen lesser roles among knights, soldiers, and flower maidens, the opera’s drama is a turbulent mix of magic, seduction, punishment and redemption. For his Zurich Opera production, Claus Guth and his designer Christian Schmidt chose to interpret the work outside...

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  • 04.03.2018 - Javier Camarena sobre volver al Met de NY y la buena crítica

  • Aunque por sus virtudes vocales pareciera que Javier Camarena es un superhombre, no lo es tanto: a punto de iniciar una entrevista telefónica sobre su presentación en la ópera Semiramide, de Rossini, en el Met de Nueva York, se le escucha agripado. El 20 de febrero, Zachary Woolfe escribió en The New York Times su reseña sobre el reestreno de esa obra: “Camarena continúa una serie de brillantes presentaciones en Nueva...

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