Archive for June2019

Soprano Sooyeon Lee competes in two categories at the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition!

June 17, 2019

Soprano Sooyeon Lee competes this week in the Song Prize and Main Prize of the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition! On Sunday she competed in the Song Prize on Sunday June 16th- the final will be broadcasted on Thursday, June 2oth! Still to come on Wednesday is her performance for the Main Prize which will be broadcasted at 19:00. She will compete for a spot in the Finale on Saturday!   Toi toi toi Sooyeon!!!

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Neven Crnić wins First Prize in the 2nd International Haydn Competition for Classical Lied and Voice!

June 11, 2019

Baritone Neven Crnić received both First Prize and the Audience Prize in the 2nd International Haydn Competition for Classical Lied and Voice in Rohrau which took place this last weekend. We are ecstatic to hear this wonderful news- Bravo Neven!  

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Jenna Siladie sings her Portraitkonzert this Thursday in the Wiener Kammeroper!

Jenna Siladie, a member of the Junges Ensemble at Theater an der Wien will sing her Portraitkonzert this Thursday June 13th at 7:30pm. Toi toi toi Jenna! Piano: Alexandra Goloubitskaia   Additional Perfromances: None.

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Lorin Wey debuts as Pluto in Orpheus in der Unterwelt at Theater Bielefeld

June 7, 2019

Tenor Lorin Wey will debut as Pluto in Jacques Offenbach’s comedic classic Orpheus in der Unterwelt at Theater Bielefeld this evening! Toi toi toi Lorin!   Conducted by Gregor Rot with Stage Direction by Nadja Loschky Additional Performances 12. and 23. June 4. and 6. July

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Alexander Kaimbacher debuts as Jupiter in Orpheus in der Unterwelt

In a timely production that coincides with the composer’s 200th birthday, Tenor Alexander Kaimbacher will debut as Jupiter this evening in theJacques Offenbach’s comedic masterpiece Orpheus in der Unterwelt at Theater Bielefeld!  Toi toi toi Alexander!   Conducted by Gregor Rot with Stage Direction by Nadja Loschky   Additional Performances 12. and 23. June 4. and 6. July

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Johannes Bamberger gives his Portraitskonzert in the Wiener Kammeroper!

June 3, 2019

Tenor Johannes Bamberger will be performing Schubert’s Die Schöne Müllerin for his Portraitskonzert at the Wiener Kammeroper this evening! Toi toi toi Johannes! Piano: Alevtina Sagitullina Additional Perfromances: you get one chance guys!

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Carina Schmieger debuts as Echo in Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos at Staatsoper Stuttgart!

Soprano Carina Schmieger made her debut yesterday as Echo in Strauss’ss Ariadne auf Naxos at Staatsoper Stuttgart! Brava Carina!!   Conducted by: Cornelius Meister, Stage Direction by: Jossi Wieler and Sergio Morabito   Additional Performances: 5., 10., 15., 21., June

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Beate Ritter makes her debut as Zerbinetta at Staatsoper Stuttgart

After a brilliant jump in as Zerbinetta at Deutsche Oper am Rhein a few weeks ago, soprano Beate Ritter made her debut singing the role at the Staatsoper Stuttgart yesterday evening in their production of Ariadne auf Naxos. The reviews are in: “Und der geschmeidige Parlandoton macht sich nicht nur bei den prachtvollen Kantilenen von Simone Schneider als Ariadne bemerkbar, sondern überträgt sich sogar auf die koloraturgespickten und äusserst filigranen Gesangskünste von Beate Ritter als [...]

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Fanny Lustaud makes her debut as Dorabella in Così fan tutte at Theater Aachen

Mezzo soprano Fanny Lustaud made her stunning debut last night singing Dorabella in a new production premiere of Mozart’s classic Così fan tutte at Theater Aachen. Brava Fanny!!     Conducted by: Justus Thorau, Stage direction by: Ute M. Engelhardt

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