Philippe Jaroussky

The French countertenor Philippe Jaroussky Madrid has presented his latest work, “Sacred Cantatas”, a tour of the major religious works Bach Y Teleman, and the three concerts that will offer the 21, 22 Y 23 October at the National Music Auditorium in which it will offer, Next to the National Orchestra of Spain (ONE), and under the direction of Nathalie Stutmann, the recital “The summer nights”, from Hector Berlioz. A work program nineteenth century French repertoire in which will perform works by Édouard Lalo Y Georges Bizet.

Jaroussky not usually lavishing much with symphony orchestras. On this occasion accompanied by his “amiga” Nathalie Stutmann, who tells “knows well” and she encouraged him to interpret these works and who will help you “minimize risks” a repertoire that moves away from the Baroque works that best suit their particular tessitura.

During his meeting with the press Jaroussky has revealed that returns to Teatro Real season 18/19 to release a contemporary opera under the stage direction of Peter Sellars. It is two short works, fifty minutes each written for voice and. On stage only two characters, the Jaroussky own and a baritone.

Stroppa

Having opened the season 2015/16 a double debut, singing the role of Suzuki (from Madama Butterfly) in the National Opera of Paris, The Italian mezzo-soprano Annalisa Stroppa vuelve este curso ante el público del Gran Teatre del Liceu de Barcelona para interpretar el rol de Ascanio en la poco representada ópera de Berlioz Benvenuto Cellini. The singer debuted in the Catalan coliseum in 2014 como protagonista de la ópera inaugural del curso barcelonés, conquistando los corazones de público y crítica con su entrañable Rosina de The Barber of Seville, from Rossini. En la misma temporada regresó para ofrecer su intensa Adalgisa en la popular Rule from Bellini, luciendo una vez más su talento, el aterciopelado color de su voz y la calidez de su homogéneo registro.

Benvenuto Cellini it will be, sin dudas, uno de los éxitos de la temporada, ya que la ópera de Berlioz contará con la dirección de escena de Terry Gilliam, del célebre grupo de humor inglés Monty Python. Ante el podio de la Simfònica del Liceu estará el director musical del Gran Teatre, Josep Pons. Compartirán escenario con la cantante italiana John Osborn, Kathryn Lewek, Maurizio Muraro, Ashley Holland, Francisco Vas Y Esteve Manel.

Después de su compromiso en Barcelona, Annalisa Stroppa viajará una vez más a La Scala de Milán para participar en Rigoletto (Maddalena), a Tel Aviv como la protagonista de Cinderella, para regresar a España, a Bilbao, con su Rosina de The Barber of Seville y al Teatro Real de Madrid para participar en I Puritani (Enriqueta de Francia).
Info:

http://www.annalisastroppa.it/

http://www.liceubarcelona.cat/temporada-15-16/opera/benvenuto-cellini/presentacio.html