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Available seats at the Elbphilharmonie

Since its opening, the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg has been fully booked, which often discourages the goodwill of a good number of travellers who want to experience the hall from the inside. The smart ones will hurry to book the newly announced concerts in the framework of the Elbphilharmonie Sommer 2022, where they can find a […]

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Otello, Venice, London, Shakespeare and Verdi!

The famous Moor of Venice makes a diversion to London’s Royal Opera House where, from 12 to 24 July 2022, tenor Russell Thomas performs as the Shakespearean hero of Verdi’s opera, alongside Hrachuhí Bassénz as Desdemona and Christopher Maltman as Iago. The revival of Keith Warner’s production, in which a certain Jonas Kaufmann has been […]

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The return of the Paris-Aix line :

Although it has participated in the success of many festival evenings, the Orchestre de Paris has not returned to Aix in four years. This 2022 season marks the great return of the Orchestra to the city of Aix, which will even be in residence at the Festival International d’Art Lyrique d’Aix-en-Provence with three events. Richard […]

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Fabrice di Falco, Chevalier des Outre-mer

As the Voix des Outre-mer competition enters its fifth year, its President, the solar countertenor Fabrice di Falco, has just been promoted to the rank of Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres by Mrs Roselyne Bachelot, French Minister of Culture. This honour highlights the remarkable work accomplished by the artist both as a soloist and […]

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A great voice has passed away

It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Teresa Berganza. Thanks to the recording, the great Spanish mezzo will remain an eternal Carmen, a vibrant Sesto and a mischievous Rosina. « Dans le livre d’en haut, si ta page est heureuse, mêle et coupe sans peur, la carte sous tes doigts […]

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OAP, one year already !

Just one year ago, a rather special venue opened in Paris. For one evening, the magnificent salons of the Dosne-Thiers Foundation (on the Place Saint-Georges in the perfectly suitable district of New Athens) were transformed into the home of Violetta Valéry, the Palazzo of La Traviata. To celebrate the event, Opera a Palazzo, the organiser, […]

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San Carlo Dances

The lovers of Verona come down to Naples at the Teatro di San Carlo where, from 22 to 28 May 2022, Romeo and Juliet, the famous Prokofiev’s ballet, is performed. The great Italian institution is hosting the Birmingham Royal Ballet’s production and, above all, Kenneth MacMillan’s beautiful choreography, which will be performed by the étoiles […]

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Lisette and Benjamin for Lucia

From 22 May to 12 June 2022, the Zürich Opera House will stage Tatjana Gürbaca’s production of Lucia di Lammermoor, Donizetti’s masterpiece. A few days after Vienna, Lisette Oropesa will be joined by her partner Benjamin Bernheim, who has just made a remarkable debut at the Vienna State Opera as Edgardo.   More info and […]