Vivica Genaux

Vivica Genaux surprised to Farinelli in the Teatro de la Zarzuela

Farinelli figure has been always extremely attractive to the public. A lot had to see the film that Gérard Corbiau devoted, treatment with questionable historical aspects, the famous castrati of the eighteenth century. After one of his first works with arias of Farinelli, collaboration with René Jacobs, now comes the Teatro de la Zarzuela with "Memory Farinelli", Vivica Genaux American mezzosoprano. With this job, Genaux tries to show …. text complete

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Magdalena Kožená

Magdalena Kožená and an attempt to merge the Real

The Royal Theater was a new attempt Friday fusion between Baroque and Flemish. Entitled Love: between heaven and hell, works presented, among others, José Marín, Juan Serqueira of Lima, Jean Battiste Lully, Juan Hidalgo and Sebastián Durón. I must say that the result of this merger attempt has been nil. Gerard Mortier said that flamenco should be on stage at the Teatro Real, as …. text complete

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Rodelinda

Rodelinda, the magic of the Baroque

Rodelinda, one of the most beautiful operas of Händel first came to Real in what is now the season of big releases. The London 1725 It is the most cosmopolitan city in Europe. With more than one million inhabitants and outside the conflicts that occur in the continent, enjoys a remarkable artistic activity. Händel, the greatest exponent of Italian opera in London, not only acts as …. multimedia / …. text complete

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Franco Fagioli

Franco Fagioli, the elastic voice

Despite living in Madrid and one of the voices of countertenor most claimed today, Argentine Franco Fagioli had not yet made his debut in this city. That may be one reason why there were so many empty seats. And it was Fagioli, at least until Wednesday, unknown to the general public. Who did not attend the 22 March to recital at the Teatro Fagioli …. text complete

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Cecilia Bartoli

Cecilia Bartoli outstanding at the Royal Theater

Baroque lovers are celebrating with programming the Teatro Real has prepared for this spring. Cecilia Bartoli Franco Fagioli in its cycle of "Voces del Real", to prepare the release of Rodelinda, Händel's work that first comes to this theater. Cecilia Bartoli came accompanied by Sergio Ciomei always original piano. “A journey through 400 Years of Italian Music” is the name of the tour …. text complete

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Orquesta Barroca de Sevilla

The Baroque Orchestra of Seville Early Music Festival Aranjuez

Música Antigua Aranjuez reúne en un mismo fin de semana a varios intérpretes de renombre que ya han dejado su huella en ediciones anteriores del festival. Saturday, 21 of May, el Ludovice Ensemble de Lisboa, junto a la soprano María Hinojosa, We propose a music concert with Spanish influence on the soirees of the Portuguese court early eighteenth century. Before the concert is possible to participate, optionally, on a tour of the city, …. text complete

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XavierSabata

Xavier Sabata, Händel for a single singer

Reconocido como uno de los mejores contratenores del momento, llega al Teatro Real Xavier Sabata, con un concierto que tendrá lugar el próximo jueves, 5 of November, cuyo programa está dedicado íntegramente a Georg Friedrich Händel. Acompañado por el violinista Simos Papanas y el clavecinista Markellos Chryssicos, la velada barroca tendrá lugar en el Auditorio Sony de la Escuela Superior de Música Reina Sofía, como parte de la colaboración iniciada entre ambas instituciones. Xavier Sabata …. text complete

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La Cetra

Vivaldi in the Baroque Universe CNDM

In the last decades, the public image of Antonio Vivaldi has completely changed: Copyright almost exclusively a brilliant instrumental music has become also considered an extraordinary composer of operas, genre that is dedicated to fruition. Andrea Marcon will offer one of its most popular titles of maturity, The trust nymph, work that served in 1732 for the inauguration of Verona Philharmonic Theater. María Espada, Carlos Mena, Karina Gauvin, Romina Basso or …. text complete

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