Mezzosoprano Dorottya Lang appears as Dorabella in Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte at the Staatsoper Hamburg in a production directed by Guido Arturo Marelli and conducted by Erich Wächter.
Countertenor Matthew Shaw will make his house debut at the Hungarian State Opera in Reimann’s Lear, singing the role of Edgar.
The production is directed Ferenc Anger and conducted by Stefan Soltesz.
Performances begin on Saturday, 30th January 2016
Further dates: 2nd, 11th, 13th February 2016 as well as 29th and 31st May 2016.
Soprano Rebecca Nelsen is currently in rehearsals for a concert staging of the Wright/Forrest musical Kismet at the Volksoper, Vienna, singing the role of Marsinah. Joseph R.Olefirowicz conducts these three concerts. The premiere is on Sunday, 24th January 2016. Further dates: 28th and 31st January 2016. Photocredit: Johannes Ifkovits/Volksopercontinue
Bass-Baritone Damien Pass appears as Selim in Rossini’s Il Turco in Italia at Opéra de Dijon in January 2016. The production is directed by Christopher Alden and conducted by Antonello Allemandi.continue
Soprano Gan-ya Ben-gur Akselrod is currently rehearsing the role of Lucy in Kurt Weills Dreigroschenoper at Theater an der Wien. The production, which is directed by Keith Warner and conducted by Johannes Kalitzke, opens on 13th January 2016.continue
Acclaimed Barrie Kosky production of G.F. Handel’s oratorio Saul (cond. Ivor Bolton) as well as Richard Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman conducted by Marc Minkowski and directed by Olivier Py from Theater an der Wien Nov 2015 are now available on VOD at www.sonostream.tv!continue
Soprano Beate Ritter and mezzo-soprano Lysianne Tremblay will appear in a series of New Years concerts with the Orchestre National de Lyon (cond. Sascha Goetzel) from 31st December 2015 to 2nd January 2016. The concerts feature works by Offenbach, Strauss and von Suppé.continue
Beate Ritter debuts as Anastasia in Emmerich Kalman’s Die Csardasfürstin at the Volksoper, Vienna. Further dates: 21st December 2015 and 5th January 2016.continue
Rebecca Nelsen appears as Musetta in La Bohéme at Oper Köln on December 8th and 10th in a new production directed by Michael Hampe (conducted by Claude Schnitzler).continue
Matthew Shaw and Hagar Sharvit star as Ottone and Ottavia at the Palace of the Arts (MUPA Budapest) production of L’incoronazione di Poppea on Nov 26, 27 and 29. Cond: György Vashegyi and the Orfeo Orchestra.continue
Soprano Sumi Hwang appears for her role debut in a new production of Cosi fan tutte at Theater Bonn directed by Dietrich W. Hilsdorf (cond. H. Vestmann) Additional performances: Dec 11; Jan 16; Feb 18,28; March 6; April 3,10.continue
Beginning November 8, 2015, the “Salon am Hof” Liederabend Series at the Park Hyatt in Vienna will feature monthly concerts with legendary pianist Helmut Deutsch and renowned as well as up-and-coming singers. The “Salon am Hof” Series seeks to emulate the “Grand Salons” that were poplar amongst the nobility during the 18th-century. The series begins on Sunday, November 8th with tenor Mauro Peter singing works by Schubert, Goethe-Lieder and Richard Strauss. On Sunday, December 5th mezzo-soprano Dorottya Làng will perform Lieder by Schubert, Schumann, Wolf and Liszt. For [...]continue