The Royal Theater opens Agrippina, Handel, in concert

A star cast, Joyce DiDonato, Elsa Benoit, Renato Dolcini, Xavier Sabata, Franco Fagioli y Andrea Mastroni, will perform with the orchestra Il Pomo d'oro, under the direction of Maxim clavecinista Emelyanychev. [Cast and biographies in the playbill] The presentation of Agrippina, the Georg Friedrich Handel (1685-1759), the next 16 of May, It will add to the ten titles of this composer who have volunteered at the Royal Theater since it reopened: Julius Caesar (2002), Ariodante (2007), Tamerlano (2008), The triumph of time and disappointment (2008), Tolomeo, King of Egypt (2009), Theodora (2009), Agrippina (2009), Alcina (2015), Rodelinda (2017) and Ariodante (2018). The …. text complete

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Serse

Fagiolo Franco stars in the first recording “Serse” as countertenor

Franco Fagioli stars in the world premiere recording of the opera "Serse" by Handel with countertenor in the title role of Serse, cantado por originally a castrato soprano. Countertenor leads a stellar cast accompanied by the historicist set Il pomo d'oro and the baton of Maxim Emelyanychev. DEPARTMENT Franco Fagioli, Serse Vivica Genaux, Arsamente Inga Kalna, Romilda Francesca Aspromonte (courtesy Pentatone), Atalanta Andrea Mastroni, Ariodate Delphine Galou, Amastre Biagio Pizzuti, Elvira songs Symphony, choir (Giuseppe …. text complete

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FRANCO BEANS

Franco Fagioli, new album and tour in Spain

Franco Fagioli, one of the most privileged voices of our time, presents his personal selection of arias from Handel, a composer closely linked to the milestones of his career. Its sensual, velvety voice knows no bounds and his virtuosic coloratura and emotional intensity provide a unique approach to this repertoire, Fagioli through which explores the wide range of emotions and affetti typical hendelianos musicali. The album marks the reunion with Fagioli …. text complete

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Franco Fagioli

Franco Fagioli presents "Handel Arias"

Franco Fagioli, one of the most privileged voices of our time, presents his personal selection of arias from Handel, a composer closely linked to the milestones of his career. Its sensual, velvety voice knows no bounds and his virtuosic coloratura and emotional intensity provide a unique approach to this repertoire, Fagioli through which explores the wide range of emotions and affetti typical hendelianos musicali. The album marks the reunion with Fagioli …. 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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Artaserse

Artaserse, a sublime Baroque

There are many recordings that are available to all through networks. Perhaps too. This volume of information prevents us sometimes discover authentic wonders. From this section we want to discover and presenting these little gems or curiosities that may be of interest. For that, Also we ask your collaboration, via mail, (brioclasica@brioclasica.es) to fish and show those recordings waiting look out this window. We decided to open this section with …. text complete

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