Ideally Cast Last Outing for Katharina Wagner’s Bayreuth Tristan und Isolde Led by Stefan Vinke and Petra Lang

22/08/2019

Georg Zeppenfeld (Marke), Petra Lang (Isolde) and Christa Mayer (Brangäne)
(c) Enrico Nawrath/Bayreuther Festspiele)

GermanyGermany Bayreuth Festival 2019 [4]Wagner, Tristan und Isolde: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Christian Thielemann (conductor). Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, 16.8.2019. (JPr)

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Bychkov’s Masterly Control of the Remarkable Bayreuth Festival Orchestra is the Glory of this Parsifal

22/08/2019

GermanyGermany Bayreuth Festival 2019 [3] -Wagner, ParsifalSoloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Semyon Bychkov (conductor). Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, 15.8.2019. (JPr)

Elena Panktratova (Kundry) and Andreas Schager (Parsifal)
(c) Bayreuther Festspiele/Enrico Nawrath

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Piotr Beczala is the Shining Knight at Bayreuth in Yuval Sharon’s Lohengrin

19/08/2019

GermanyGermany Bayreuth Festival 2019 [2] – Wagner, Lohengrin: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Christian Thielemann (conductor). Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, 14.8.2019. (JPr)

Lohengrin final scene (c) Enrico Nawrath

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Tobias Kratzer’s Novel and Compelling New Bayreuth Tannhäuser

18/08/2019

GermanyGermany Bayreuth Festival 2019 – Wagner, Tannhäuser [1]: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Christian Thielemann (conductor). Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, 13.8.2019. (JPr)

Tannhäuser Act II (c) Enrico Nawrath

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An Uneven Madama Butterfly at the San Sebastián Quincena Musical

14/08/2019

SpainSpain Puccini, Madama Butterfly: Easo Choir, Euskadi Symphony Orchestra / Giuseppe Finzi (conductor), Kursaal Auditorium, San Sebastián, 13.8.2019. (JMI)

Madama Butterfly (c) Iñigo Ibáñez/Quincena Musical 2019

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Entertaining Merry Widow at Dala-Floda

08/08/2019

SwedenSweden Dala-Floda Operafest [1] – Lehár, The Merry Widow: Soloists, Dala-Floda Opera Chorus & Orchestra / Jonas Lindgård (conductor). Björbo Opera House. Dala Floda, 4.8.2019. (GF)

Mathias Zachariassen (Danilo) and Paulina Pfeiffer (Hanna) © Göran Forsling

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Ariadne auf Naxos – Modern and on Location in Buenos Aires

07/08/2019

ArgentinaArgentina R. Strauss, Ariadne auf Naxos: Soloists and Orchestra / Alejo Pérez (conductor), Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires. 31.7.2019. (JSJ)

Teatro Colón’s Ariadne auf Naxos (c) Arnaldo Colombaroli

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A Convincing Ekaterina Bakanova Stars in Peralada’s La traviata

07/08/2019

SpainSpain Festival Castell de Peralada [2] – Verdi, La traviata: Intermezzo Chorus, Liceu Orchestra / Riccardo Frizza (conductor), Castle Gardens Auditorium, Peralada, 5.8.2019. (JMI)

La traviata (c) Toti Ferrer:

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