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Aytaj Shikhalizada sings Erda in Siegfried

The talented Azerbaijani mezzo-soprano celebrated her successful role debut at Stadttheater Klagenfurt, where she will also be seen as Ulrica in Un ballo in maschera later this year.

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David Kerber makes his house and role debut at the Volksoper Wien

The young Austrian tenor made his house and role debut as Alfred in Die Fledermaus. He was also invited to join Lotte de Beer’s ensemble at the Volksoper Wien, where he will be performing roles such as Raoul de Saint-Brioche in Die lustige Witwe or Almerik in Jolanthe und der Nussknacker.

Luca Bernard sings Ernesto in Don Pasquale at Glyndebourne

August 11, 2022

The Swiss lyric tenor made his role debut at the prestigious festival under the musical direction of Ben Glassberg.


Ekaterina Protsenko debuts as Amastre in Francesco Cavalli’s Il Xerse

Russian soprano Ekaterina Protsenko made her very successful debut at the Festival della Valle d’Itria in Martina Franca under the baton of Federico Maria Sardelli and the direction of Leo Muscato.


Aytaj Shikhalizada makes her role debut as Suzuki in Madame Butterfly at the Bregenzer Festspiele

July 29, 2022

Azerbaijani mezzo-soprano Aytaj Shikhalizada made her wonderful debut at this year’s Bregenzer Festspiele, conducted by Yi-Chen Lin. The large-scale production was directed by Andreas Homoki.


Shira Patchornik debuts as Sara in the first scenic performance of Joseph Haydn’s oratorio Il ritorno di Tobia

The young Israeli soprano made her debut at the Znojmo Music Festival in the Czech Republic under the baton of Roman Válek. The production was directed by Tomáš Ondřej Pilař.


Dorottya Láng is singing her first leading Wagner role as Adriano in Rienzi.

June 22, 2022

The Hungarian mezzo-soprano Dorottya Láng is singing Adriano in the concert version of Richard Wagner’s opera Rienzi. Conducted by Marc Albrecht, tonight’s performance takes place in Béla Bartók National Concert Hall and is a part of the Budapest Wagner Days 2022.


Beate Ritter jumps in as Zerbinetta and makes her debut at the Festival del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino

June 14, 2022

Austrian coloratura soprano Beate Ritter jumped in as Zerbinetta in yesterday’s production of Ariadne auf Naxos at the prestigious Festival del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Her performance under the lead of Daniele Gatti was met with great acclaim.


Sehoon Moon sings the premiere of La bohème, making his role debut as Rodolfo at Glyndebourne festival

South Korean tenor Sehoon Moon made his role debut on Saturday, June 11th under the baton of Jordan de Souza. The new production, directed by Floris Visser, is Glyndebourne’s first new La bohème for over 20 years.


Soprano Shira Patchornik wins the 1st Prize, Audience Prize at the 12th International Singing Competition for Baroque Opera “Pietro Antonio Cesti”

December 21, 2021

Israeli soprano Shira Patchornik has walked away with 4 prizes at the most recent Antonio Cesti Competition for Baroque Opera in Innsbruck. In addition to securing the 1st Prize and Audience Prize, Shira was also awarded the Prize of the Vienna Konzerthaus and Prize of the Internationalen Barocktage Stift Melk in Austria! Watch here for her performance in the final: G.F. Händel Se pieta di me non senti (Giulio Cesare) C.Pallavicino Mio cor [...]


Austrian Tenor David Kerber Joins the Sono Artists Roster

The astonishingly talented 22-year old Tirolean tenor David Kerber has joined the roster of Sono Artists for General Management. Most recent news for the young tenor include 3rd Prize at the Maria Caniglia International Singing Competition in Italy in November 2021, and the Haydn Competition for Classical Lied and Aria, 2nd Prize, in June 2021.


Aytaj Shikhalizada debuts in Jenufa at the Berlin State Opera

February 25, 2021

The young mezzo, a member of the Studio of the Berlin State Opera, appeared in the 3SAT Film of Janacek’s Jenufa alongside Camilla Nylund conducted by Simon Rattle on Feb 13, 2021. Watch the broadcast on 3 SAT: