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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Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica

Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica inaugurate 58 SMR Cuenca

Of the 15 al 21 of April, It will be held the 58th edition of the Religious Music Week in Cuenca (SMR). In his third year as artistic director, Cristóbal Soler has gathered outstanding performers and ensembles of national and international music scene, as Gidon Kremer, la Kremerata Baltica, Xavier Sabata, Lina Tur Bonet, Manuel Blanco, Lisbon Metropolitan Orchestra, RTVE Choir, Together conductus, Plural Ensemble, Nacho de Paz, Fahmi Alqhai y la Academy of Pleasure, among others, to perform at various venues throughout the city: Theater - Auditorium, church …. text complete

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Xavier Sabata

The countertenor Xavier Sabata will premiere in the Ciclo de Lied

The Teatro de la Zarzuela in co-production with the National Broadcasting Music Center (CNDM), will present on Monday 25 of June (20h00), for the first time in Lied, Xavier Sabata, one of the most important countertenor today, which it will be accompanied by Anne Le Bozec the piano. the ambitious, unusual and heterogeneous program, sung in Catalan, italiano, Greek and French consists of works by Giovanni Battista Perucchini, suddenly …. text complete

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Xavier Sabata in the footsteps of Alexander the Great

Two years ago he saw the debut in Peralada Xavier Sabata (Avia, Barcelona, 1976), who scored a big win with the concert was entitled "Furioso or the footsteps of Orlando". His return to Peralada, He has been one of the greatest attractions in the programming of the thirty edition of the festival ampurdanés. Countertenor Barcelona showed again his musicological concerns, to develop a program around the figure of Alexander …. text complete

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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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