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Piotr Beczała

Piotr Beczała is one of the most sought-after tenors of our time and a constant guest in the world’s leading opera houses. The Polish-born artist is acclaimed by audiences and critics alike not only for the beauty of his voice, but also for his ardent commitment to each character he portrays.

Latest News:

  • 06.04.2016 - Piotr Beczala returns to 'Un ballo in maschera' at Wiener Staatsoper

  • Following a triumph at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Un ballo in maschera, Piotr Beczala returns to the role of Verdi’s lovestruck ruler in the same work at the Wiener Staatsoper. Starring opposite Piotr’s Gustav III will be Krassimira Stoyanova as Amelia and Dmitri Hvorostovsky as Count Ankarström. Nadia Krasteva sings Ulrica, and Hila Fahima is Oscar. Jesús...

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  • 01.04.2016 - Piotr Beczala in recital at the Musikverein Wien

  • On April 8, Piotr Beczała presents a solo recital at the famed Musikverein Wien, with acclaimed pianist Helmut Deutsch. Works presented include pieces by Schumann, Dvořák, and more. Please note this highly anticipated recital is now sold out.

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  • 25.03.2016 - Piotr Beczala is "brilliant" in Wiener Staatsoper's 'Un ballo in maschera'

  • "Wenn man Piotr Beczala als Riccardo und Anja Harteros als Amelia gewinnen kann, hat man schon mehr als die halbe Miete im Sack. Als Riccardo ist Beczala zurzeit eine Traumbesetzung. Mit frei strömendem, tragfähigem und leuchtkräftig auftrumpfendem Tenor gestaltet er den englischen Gouverneur – man spielt die Fassung der Uraufführung 1859 mit Boston als Spielort – mit...

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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...

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  • 11.03.2016 - “Ein exemplarisches Rollenporträt” - Piotr Beczała stars in Munich Ballo

  • Returning to the role of Riccardo, Piotr Beczala has earned further acclaim for his part in the Bayerische Staatsoper’s new production of Un ballo in maschera, which opened on March 6: “Der Tenor erinnert in seiner makellos reinen Färbung an den jungen Nicolai Gedda; die Höhe erreicht Beczala leicht und doch kann er bemerkenswerte Kraft ausbilden, die Phrasierung ist...

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  • 28.02.2016 - Piotr's spring schedule - Verdi in Munich and Vienna, Wagner in Dresden, and European recitals

  • Piotr Beczala’s spring season launches with a new Un ballo in maschera at the Bayerische Staatsoper. As the lovestruck Riccardo, Piotr stars opposite George Petean as Renato and Anja Harteros as Amelia, with Zubin Mehta at the podium and Johannes Erath helming the new production. Performances take place March 6 through April 1, with a broadcast on March 19. Riccardo is also the...

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