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Anna Netrebko and Yusuf Eyvazov end the 19-20 Dresden Semperoper season

Before a great 2020-2021 season, the Dresden Semperoper unexpectedly ends its 19-20 season with excerpts from Verdi’s Don Carlo performed by superstar Anna Netrebko and tenor Yusif Eyvazov. A Beethoven concert conducted by Christian Thielemann is also scheduled for a restricted audience obeying the current hygiene regulations…   Photo : Anna Netrebko et Yusif Eyvazov © Julian Hargreaves

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Celebrations of Johann Sebastian Bach scheduled in Leipzig in 2023

Let’s talk about 2023 in Leipzig? Gotthold Schwarz, the current Cantor of Leipzig will retire in June 2021. His successor will have a real challenge. Indeed, he will take over from another great Cantor, Johann Sebastian Bach who was appointed to this position on April 22, 1723, exactly 300 years in 2023. Celebrations are coming […]

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The conductor Stéphane Denève honored by the Philadelphia Orchestra

Opera but not only … While digital platforms offer a generous supply of opera performances onlibe, orchestras are also offering their best. This week, the Philadelphia Orchestra honors its principal guest conductor, Stéphane Denève with a concert online and also a complete library of performances through Listen On Demand.     Photo : Stéphane Denève […]

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Jonas Kaufmann helps independent singers

Jonas Kaufmann also concerned by the coronavirus! To help independent singers and all the staff of Musical Theaters in Germany, the superstar tenor recorded a short video calling for donations. A great initiative! You can visit this page for more details.   Jonas Kaufmann © Gregor Hohenberg

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Franco Fagioli, Veni Vidi Vinci !

Waiting for his return on the stage, the stunning Franco Fagioli is about to release a new CD (on May 8) where he will perform opera arias fom Leonardo Vinci, the composer who revealed his incredible voice to the world. After the impressive Artaserse (released by Virgin Classics) the counter tenor with Il Pomo d’oro […]