Carlos Alvarez

Carlos Alvarez in concert at the Teatro de la Zarzuela

If anything highlights the baritone Carlos Alvarez, in addition to its proximity bewitching, It is by having one of the major international races lately lyric. Give examples, They remembered as memorable performances in Don Carlo with Lorin Maazel at the Salzburg Festival; 'Otello' with Sir Colin Davis at the Barbican Center in London, 'I Pagliacci' Riccardo Chailly with the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam or in 'Don Giovanni' …. text complete

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“Katiuska” inaugurated the opera season of the Teatro de la Zarzuela

After a season, the 17/18 complicated, the Teatro de la Zarzuela inaugurated the 18/19 with a more typical expectation and glamor of Milan Scale, but castizo. Nobody wanted to miss the event began with a poster relumbrón. Katiuska, Paul Sorozábal. After 37 years of absence in the street theater Jovellanos, He came with a cast to match any opera house ringside: Ainhoa ​​Arteta, …. text complete

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The Tempest

90 years of calm and, at last, He came "The Tempest"

Teatro de la Zarzuela continues its work to rescue the Spanish musical heritage so underrated. This time, and following Maruxa, arrives “The Tempest”. Ruperto Chapí master's work which premiered at the Zarzuela 11 March 1882. For twenty years he was scheduled regularly before disappearing, to this day. One of the main reasons for this absence on stage may be in the …. text complete

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The Tempest

“The Tempest” Chapí, 90 years later at the Zarzuela

The Teatro de la Zarzuela plays a crucial role in preserving, study and recovery of our operatic heritage. And it is for this basic and essential reason, among other identical value, programming of 'The Tempest' (fantastic melodrama in three acts) It becomes one of the happy events of the season. The work of Ruperto Chapí, libretto by Miguel Ramos Carrión, It was a classic among classics, undisputed summit …. text complete

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Mademe Butterfly at the Festival of Peralada

Intense and poignant Butterfly Ermonela Jaho triumphs in Peralada

Like last year with Turandot, Peralada Festival has chosen another title Pucciniano, Madama Butterfly, a great victory for the Albanian soprano protagonist Ermonela Jaho, in the interesting scenic proposal of Joan Antonio Rechi, located in Nagasaki devastated by the explosion of the atomic bomb. Scheduled for day 7 Y 9 of August. The second performance had to be suspended at the end of Act I, due …. multimedia / …. text complete

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Peralada Castle

The Castell de Peralada Festival celebrates its 30 anniversary

It was a very emotional show with five major international lyrical voices of sharing the stage of the Parc del Castell Auditorium: Sondra Radvanovsky, Eva-Maria Westbroek, Marcelo Álvarez, Carlos Álvarez y Ambrogio Maestri. The five are friends and colleagues Ambrogio Maestri and less, which debuted in Peralada, the rest are friends of the festival in which have acted in several editions. They have shown great insight into their duet performances …. text complete

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Resounding triumph of Verdi's Otello in Peralada

Memorable representation of Otello which took place the day 1 of August, in this edition of the Festival Castell Peralada. An uncertain meteorology, propitiated continually look heaven in the presence of clouds-indeed, the night before had discharged a heavy storm- that could portend rains with the consequent suspension of representation. Fortunately, He could be seen this truly magnificent musical and theatrical Otello to level. In this new coproduction, Custom …. multimedia / …. text complete

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