Jun 18, 2019
MICHAEL SPYRES TO GIVE LIEDER RECITAL AT OPER FRANKFURT
On June 18, 2019 Michael Spyres will give a lieder recital with pianist Mathieu Pordoy at the Frankfurt Opera house. The recital, titled “Foreign Affairs,” will include repertoire collected from English, German, French, Italian, Norwegian, Russian and Yiddish song traditions, and feature composers as diverse as Haydn, Bellini, Tchaikovsky, Britten, and Jerome Kern.
Jun 29, 2019
KANGMIN JUSTIN KIM TO MAKE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE DEBUT
On June 29, 2019 Kangmin Justin Kim will make his house debut at the Royal Opera House in London as Cherubino in David McVicar’s production of Le Nozze di Figaro, conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner. The cast will also feature Christian Gerhaher as Figaro, Joélle Harvey as Susanna, Simon Keenlyside as Count Almaviva, and Julia Kleiter as the Countess, among others. There will be eight further performances running through July 21, 2019.
Jul 05, 2019
BETH TAYLOR MAKES FESTIVAL DEBUT AT AIX-EN-PROVENCE IN "JAKOB LENZ"
On July 5, 2019 Beth Taylor will make her debut at the Aix-en-Provence Festival, singing in the premiere of a new production of Wolfgang Rhim’s chamber opera Jakob Lenz with the Ensemble Modern. Ingo Metzmacher will conduct the production, which will feature staging by Andrea Breth. Further performances on July 7 and 12, 2019.
Jul 13, 2019
MICHAEL SPYRES IN CONCERT AT FESTIVAL LANAUDIÉRE
On July 13, Michael Spyres will appear in concert at the Festival Lanaudiére in Canada, singing a selection of arias supported by the Festival Orchestra and Choir. Corrado Rovaris will conduct. The evening’s program will include works by Rossini, Bellini, Berlioz, Offenbach and more.
Aug 28, 2019
BETH TAYLOR TO MAKE DEBUT AS MARCELLINA IN LE NOZZE DI FIGARO IN FLORENCE
On August 28, 2019 Beth Taylor will appear as Marcellina in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, making her debut in the role. The production will be conducted by Jonathan Santagada, and directed by Victoria Stevens. Joining her will be Daniel Mirosław (Figaro), Anna El-Khashem (Susanna), Faik Mansuroğlu (Conte D’almaviva), Nela Šarić (Contessa D’almaviva), and Sara Rocchi (Cherubino), among others. There will be one further performance, on August 31, 2019.