Celso Albelo recorded his first album and Baroque opens its talents to Puccini

Celso Albelo continues to expand its repertoire to include the title role in the exhumation of a Baroque opera is recorded in Rome and his first character Puccini: Rodolfo emblematic of La Bohème. During the first week of September the canary singer is in Rome making the first recording of the opera Enea in Chaonia of Baroque composer Johann Adolf Hasse, one today undiscovered gem of the German author who returns to …. text complete

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José Miguel Pérez-Sierra

José Miguel Pérez-Sierra Tosca runs in France

After achieving unprecedented success in Marseille directing Rossini's opera La donna Lake, Spanish director José Miguel Pérez-Sierra will return another year to Opéra-Théâtre de Metz (France) Pucciniano to direct its eighth title: Tosca. effectively, Madrid teacher assumes the tragedy of the singer-actress Floria Tosca and her lover, Mario Cavaradossi painter, after adding to his repertoire of Puccini operas Madama Butterfly, Turandot, The …. text complete

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Turandot at the Royal Theater, lights and shadows

Turandor, Giacomo Puccini look and shadows (1858-1924) lyrical drama in three acts Libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni, based on the homonymous fable Carlo Gozzi D. musical: Nicola Luisotti D. scene and lighting: Robert Wilson Figurinista: Jacques Reynaud makeup and hair: Manu Halligan Videocreador: Tom Jeziorski Dramaturgo: José Enrique D Macián. choir: Andres Maspero D. children's choir: Ana González Cast: Oksana Diving, Raúl Giménez, Giorgi Kirof, Roberto Aronica, Miren Urbieta-Vega, Joan Martin …. text complete

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The Royal Theater opens new co-production of Turandot, Puccini, with the hallmark of Bob Wilson

The Royal Theater offer, between days 30 November and 30 from December, 18 features a new production of Turandot, Giacomo Puccini, in co-production with the Canadian Opera Company, the National Theater of Lithuania and the Houston Grand Opera, which opens in Madrid before joining the other theaters. Turandot, that appeared in the first season of the Teatro Real reopened ─con musical direction of Wladimir Jurowski and scenic …. text complete

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Arts unveils 'Turandot' in the memory of Monserrat Caballé

The Palau de les Arts will dedicate the functions of 'Turandot', Puccini, to the memory of the soprano Montserrat Caballé, who died last 6 October, as he announced by the president of the Board of the opera house, Susana Lloret, news conference. "Les Arts wants and honor" La Superba ", who was a sublime interpreter of the role of Liù and excellent Turandot, besides protagonist of reference recordings of this title ", he has …. text complete

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The Leas Arts in Valencia Palau presents “Tosca” sequence shot

The Palace of Arts on Sunday opening 6 May 'Tosca', Puccini, flat in a production sequence Davide Livermore for the Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa, with musical direction of Nicola Luisotti. The opera has broken box office records with sold out since last February. La soprano Lianna Haroutounian (Tosca), tenor Alfred Kim (Cavaradossi) and baritones and Gevorg Hakobyan Claudio Sgura, alternating the …. text complete

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La Bohème live on Facebook and Renfe trains

The Royal Theater is nearing the end of the year with the hope of returning to bring opera to all audiences thanks to the live broadcast of La Bohème, Giacomo Puccini, the next 29 from December, AVE trains running that afternoon. This is a pioneering initiative that the Royal Theater will be carried out in collaboration with Renfe and Telefonica through the application PlayRenfe, it will …. text complete

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Angeles Blancas

Angeles Blancas and power of Puccini, Verdi y Wagner

Angeles Blancas continues to open roads. There are very few Latino sopranos who dare with the Central European repertoire or high risk verismo roles, as Minnie, de la Puccini's La Fanciulla del West, opera debuts this month at the Palacio Bellas Artes in Mexico. "I'm interested above all the heroines who have something to say", says the singer, "Characters with personality and represent a good channel for the expression". Hence the …. text complete

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Spectacular reception and monitoring of 'Madama Butterfly’

Near 120.000 people have seen yesterday in Madama Butterfly over 250 emission points of the opera in Spain: museums, auditoriums, theaters, plazas, gardens, Beaches, cultural centers, bullrings, film clubs and other areas designated for retransmission of opera. At the Plaza de Oriente, where three screens were installed, four ministers have come to see the opera: Méndez de Vigo, Minister of Education, Culture and Sports, and Spokesperson …. text complete

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Vincenzo Costanzo Regresa to Real with Madama Butterfly

The young Italian tenor, which last year debuted at the Teatro Real Madrid in the role of Rodolfo verdiano (Luisa Miller), Madrid returns to the Coliseum after his recent success the leading role of Puccini's La Rondine, en la German Opera Berlin, to give life to another character Pucciniano, Second Lieutenant Benjamin Franklin Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly. Vincenzo Costanzo, It is one of the youngest and most international opera scene tenors …. text complete

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Opera Week

From the heart of the opera in Madrid to every corner of Spain. This edition has the highest popular participation of all held, 250 emission points nationwide, from small towns with just 600 inhabitants to large cities. Museums are three screens installed in the Plaza de Oriente and in more than fifty squares and gardens of Madrid and other Spanish municipalities of geography …. text complete

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La Bohème returns to the Maestranza

La bohème by Giacomo Puccini, one of the most beloved operas of the general public, is the highlight cycle opera Maestranza six functions between 28 May and 10 of June. Production already triumphed at the Palau Arts Reina Sofia Les Valencia, He arrives at the Teatro de la Maestranza in the hand of his musical director Pedro Halffter, stage director, scenery and lighting Davide …. text complete

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José Miguel Pérez-Sierra directs Manon Lescaut in Italy

With four functions Manon Lescaut, one of the most complex and demanding works of Giacomo Puccini, He will debut on the podium of the Teatro Massimo Bellini of Catania (Italy) the Spanish maestro José Miguel Pérez-Sierra, owner of an impressive international career. The Madrid manager will approach for the first time this score, having two Puccini Purebred for leading roles such as Norma Fantini soprano and tenor Marcello Giordani (days 19, …. text complete

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Maria Katzarava debut "Madama Butterfly" in Palermo and will tour Italy with "La Traviata"

After singing Voix Humaine in Mexico La, Poulenc, and debuted with great success in the Castell de Peralada Festival (Spain) Liù in Turandot de, Puccini, Mexican soprano Maria Katzarava to a new challenge in his career points: Start the iconic role of Cio-Cio San, the protagonist of Madama Butterfly, the dream of every lyric soprano. It will do so at the Teatro Massimo of Palermo (Italy) the days 17, 20, 23 …. text complete

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Princess Turandot Triomphe in Peralada

Castell Peralada Festival celebrated its thirty edition, programming highlighting the two performances of Puccini's Turandot, which they took place last 6 Y 8 of August, with great success of audience that completely filled the Auditorium Parc del Castell. Turandot was represented for the first time in the festival ampurdanés. But, go to parties, since before prosecuting these representations of Turandot, I would like to introduce the reader to the …. multimedia / …. text complete

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Maria Katzarava debut in Peralada with its unique Liù Turandot

Maria Katzarava just returned from Mexico where he made a real tour of lyrical force to face the lonely Voix Humaine protagonists of, Francis Poulenc libretto is by Jean Cocteau, in an independent production that also took the stage of the Fine Arts Palace in Mexico City. After that acclaimed debut, which joins other recent additions to their repertoire (Marguerite in Faust in the Lausanne Opera, Switzerland, Otello and Desdemona of verdiano in …. text complete

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ABAO-OLBE presents Manon Lescaut with Ainhoa ​​Arteta and Gregory Kunde

ABAO-OLBE (Bilbao Association of Friends of the Opera) It recovers after thirteen years since its last performance of Puccini's Manon Lescaut. The days 20, 23, 26 Y 29 February, sponsored by the Provincial Council of Bizkaia, climbs scene is fascinating and tragic story encumbró the Tuscan master as one of the leaders of the verismo school. The passion, The virtue, the desire, temperance and love desperate and urgent …. text complete

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Desirée sings Puccini Rancatore first

He came back and swept: Italian soprano Desirée Rancatore got back into the public of Japan in hand pocket of his moving Traviata paced Omiya, Tokyo, Osaka y Nagoya, selling out within hours, the same day they went on sale. And from Verdi to Puccini: Palermo Diva will get first in the skin of one of the characters created by Giacomo Puccini, in …. text complete

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Goyescas and Gianni Schicchi at the Teatro Real

The next 30 June the Royal Theater premiere Goyescas, Enrique Granados (1867-1916), first and only opera Catalan composer, with which he triumphed at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York 1918. On his way back to Spain, at the dawn of World War I., the English ship he was traveling in was bombed by the German navy, leaving his life cut short before their 50 years. this small …. text complete

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Placido Domingo will offer a small concert in the functions of Gianni Schicchi

As we announced last week, Plácido Domingo will not interpret the title role of Gianni Schicchi, Giacomo Puccini, due to the recent death of his sister, to which he was very united, and that prevents him from playing, with intensity and delivery, comic opera character. However, in deference to the public of Madrid and the Teatro Real, will offer a small concert of opera Goyescas and Gianni Schicchi, in the …. text complete

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Placido Domingo canceled in El Real

The tenor Placido Domingo will not participate in the functions of the opera Gianni Schicchi, Giacomo Puccini, planned for the day 30 June and 3, 6, 9 Y 12 of July, as it was advertised. The recent death of his sister, to which he was very united, It prevents it from playing a role of comic character and delivered to the public with the intensity and dedication that have always characterized. Instead, …. text complete

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José Miguel Pérez-Sierra directs La Bohème in Reims

This month the teacher José Miguel Pérez-Sierra debuts on the podium of the Opéra de Reims (France) to direct, the days 17 Y 19 of May, Giacomo Puccini's opera La Bohème for the first time, a theatrical production Nadine signing Duffaut. Madrid manager faces this new commitment after making an acclaimed tour with the Euskadiko Symphony Orchestra with a program that included works by Usandizaga, Illarramendi and Dvorak. “I feel very comfortable both in the …. text complete

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Get dressed Opera at the Museum of Costume

The Costume Museum adds to the activities of the Week Teatro Real Opera, which will take place the first week of May, Dress with exposure Opera, in which a selection of costumes and wigs used will be exhibited in some of his most beautiful productions, and whose pieces have been prepared in the workshops of tailoring and characterization Theater. Thursday 30 of April, to 12.00 hours, …. text complete

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ABAO-OLBE presents its next season

He 24 October starts the 64 ABAO-OLBE season with a lyrical program that includes five major representative works of the best opera. Verdi, Donizetti, Bellini, Puccini and Rossini bring the Bilbao scene two unusual titles: Manon Lescaut y Roberto Devereux; two of reference in the history of opera: Dizzy and The Barber of Seville; and a premiere: the original version of 1867 Don Carlos. further, ABAO programa …. text complete

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Rossini Annalisa again Stroppa

Italian mezzo-soprano Annalisa Stroppa will get this April in the skin of Rosina, personaje and star of The Barber of Seville, Rossini, that has brought him so much success in his unstoppable international. It will do so in a new production of the Fondazione Arena di Verona in the Teatro Filarmonico of that Italian city, mounting coproduced with Operabalet Maribor Theater and Maggio Musicale Fiorentino (days 12, 14, 16, 19 April). “I love this character, …. text complete

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Fiorenza Cedolins Regresa at the Teatro de la Maestranza

Fiorenza Cedolins, one of the great divas of the latest generation of lyrical singers returns to the Teatro de la Maestranza, Where, in 2011 He thrilled the audience with his great Elizabeth of Valois in Verdi's Don Carlo, this time to show her nude art in a recital of arias accompanied by pianist Inessa Belarusian Filistovich. Possessing one of the most interesting lyrical voices comprehensive record of our days Fiorenza Cedolins has been, …. text complete

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