Archive for January2020

Carina Schmieger debuts as Xenia/the Refugee in Boris at Staatsoper Stuttgart

January 31, 2020

Young soprano Carina Schmieger debuts as Xenia/The Refugee in the premiere of Modest Mussorgsky’s BORIS at Staatsoper Stuttgart. The show begins at 18:00 this Sunday February 2nd. The premiere will be recorded by SWR2 and broadcasted the same evening at 8:03pm. Conducted by: Titus Engel Stage Direction by: Paul-Georg Dittrich Additional Performances: February 7., 16., 23. March 2. April 10., 13.


Dara Savinova in sings Eudossa in Hasse’s Irene at Theater an der Wien

January 28, 2020

Dara Savinova sings the role of Eudossa in a concert performance of J.A. Hasse’s opera Irene tomorrow evening at Theater an der Wien. The concert is part of a tour with the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra under the baton of Aapo Häkkinen.


Rebecca Nelsen makes house debut at Grand Théâtre de Genève this Saturday singing Konstanze.

Soprano Rebecca Nelsen makes her house debut at Grand Théâtre de Genève singing Konstanze in Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail. The show begins this Saturday, February 1st at 20:00! Conducted by: Fabio Biondi Stage Director Luk Perceval


Lorin Wey debuts as Adam in Paradise Reloaded at Theater Bielefeld

January 16, 2020

Charaktertenor Lorin Wey makes his debut as Adam in Peter Eötvös’s operatic take on the story of creation in Paradise Reloaded (Lilith). The opera is a recent work, premiering in 2013. The show in Bielefeld premieres at 19:30. Conducted by: Gregor Rot Stage Direction by: Wolfgang Nägele Additional Performances: January 25. February 5., 21. March: 6. April 5., 16.


Johannes Bamberger and Kristján Jóhannesson make their debuts in Salome at Theater an der Wien

Tenor Johannes Bamberger and baritone Kristján Jóhannesson will make their respective debuts as Zweiter Jude and Kappadozier/Erster Nazarener this Saturday in a new production premiere of Strauss’s masterpiece Salome at Theater an der Wien. The show begins January 18th at 19:00. Conducted by: Leo Hussain Stage Direction by: Nikolaus Habjan Additional Performances: January 20., 23., 25., 28., and 30.


Sooyeon Lee debuts with the Tonkünstler Orchestra in the Golden Hall of the Musikverein!

January 7, 2020

Sooyeon Lee kicks off 2020 with a series of New Years Concerts singing with the Tonkünstler Orchestra. She will make her debut this evening in the Golden Hall of the Vienna Musikverein singing selections from Donizetti, Kálmán, and Millöcker under the baton of Alfred Eschwé. The concert tonight is one of a series of New Years Concerts by the Tonkünstler Orchestra. Below is a clip from ORF from the concert in the Festspielhaus in St. Pölten: Addtional Performances: January 8th- [...]