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Don Carlo Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) Opera in five acts Libretto by Joseph Méry and Camille du Locle, based on the play Don Carlos, infant of Spain (1787) de Friedrich Schiller, translated into Italian by Achille de Lauzières and Angelo Zanardini. 2 October, Teatro Real Madrid D. musical: Nicola. . . . .multimedia

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DONIZETTI, BRIGHTLY CLOSES THE SEASON IN VALENCIANO PALLUCIA GAETANO DI Lammermoor DAU DE LES ARTS. By Diego Manuel García Pérez. The six performances of Lucia di Lammermoor that have taken place in the Palau de les Arts, They have resulted in a major victory. this opera, true paradigm. . . . .multimedia

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  Il Trovatore burns en el Teatro Real Giuseppe Verdi's Il Trovatore (1813-1901) Dramma in four Salvadore Cammarano Libretto parts, based on the play El Trovador (1836) of Antonio García Gutiérrez D. musical: Maurizio Benini D. scene: Francisco Negrin set and costume designer: Louis Désiré Lighting: Bruno Poet. . . . .multimedia

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  Capriccio, Strauss, a gift insperado at the Royal Theater CAPRICCIO Richard Strauss (1865-1949) Teatro Real in Madrid, 31 May 2019 Conversation piece for music en un acto de Libreto Joseph Gregor, Richard Strauss y Clemens Krauss, based on the original idea of ​​Stefan Zweig Released in. . . . .multimedia

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  Almost removed from the world of composition, Giuseppe Verdi enjoyed the company of his wife Giuseppina Strepponi in his sleep Laugar, Sant´Agata. There some friends were coming, among others, the Boito. Arrigo Boito and Verdi had not had very good relationship so far, went to. . . . .multimedia

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  Iolanta of CHAICOVKY OBTAIN A GREAT VICTORY IN PALAU DE LES VALENCIANO ARTS.Por Diego Manuel García Pérez. The four performances of Iolanta that have taken place in the Palau de les Arts, They have resulted in a major victory, especially for the excellent performance of the Orchestra. . . . .multimedia

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La Calisto 1

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  La Calisto, efervescencia venecianaLA CALISTO Wagner (1602-1676) dramma per musica in a prologue and three years Libretto by Giovanni Faustini, based on the second book of the Metamorphoses (8 d.C.) Ovidio Premiered at the Teatro San Apollinare of Venice 28 November 1651 premiere. . . . .multimedia

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  Idomeneo, King Idomeneo of Crete, Re di Creta Mozart opera seria in three actos, K. 36 Teatro Real, 20 February 2019 Libreto de Giovanni Battista Varesco, based on the work Idoménée (1712) Antoine Danchet, inspired by the eponymous play (1705) Prosper of. . . . .multimedia

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the Rheingold, Richard Wagner, tetralogy arrives at Rheingold Theater RealEl (the Rheingold) Prologue in four scenes scenic Der Ring des Nibelungen festival Music and libretto by Richard Wagner (1813-1883) Released in the Königlichen Hof- and National Theater de Múnich, he 22 September 1869 Released. . . . .multimedia

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The magic Flute 1

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controversy “Magic Flute” open season in Les ArtsPor Diego Manuel García Pérez. This controversial Magic Flute, with a transgressive staging of Graham Vick, It is purporting to show the serious imbalances affecting today's society, with a clear confrontation between the most privileged classes and the. . . . .multimedia

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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. . . . .multimedia

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Bernarda Alba's house 1

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Miquel Ortega being accompanist at the Teatro de la Zarzuela, back in 1991, He began composing an opera based on the work of his admired Federico García Lorca. It was nothing less than "The House of Bernarda Alba". In a few months the first act was finished. A. . . . .multimedia

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Only the sound remains-1

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Only the sound remains Kaija Saariaho (1952) Libretto operates in two parts of Ezra Pound and Ernest Fenollosa, based on Tsunemasa and Hagaromo, two pieces of clásoco Japanese Noh. New production of Teatro Real, coproduced with De Nationale Opera & Ballet Amsterdam, la Finnish National Opera de. . . . .multimedia

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Ballet of the Rhine

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Gradually Madrid is going fond further ballet and dance, and more and more shows of this type that are programmed. The Royal Theatre, who started the last day 12 his ballet season, quality makes the difference. Not many, moment,. . . . .text complete

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Faust Charles Gounod (1818-1893) Opera in five acts Libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré, based on the play Faust et Marguerite (1850) Michel Carré and the homonymous work (1808) de Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. New production of Teatro Real , coproduced with De Nationale Opera &. . . . .multimedia

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The Damnation of Must

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WITH REPRESENTATIONS Damnation de Faust by Hector Berlioz, CLOSING THE SEASON OF THE PALACE OF ARTS. By Diego Manuel García Pérez. The Damnation of Must (The Damnation of Faust) Hector Berlioz, He has closed the season at the Palau de Les Arts in Valencia. A season especially. . . . .multimedia

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Home Lucia

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In the second half of the eighteenth century Benjamin Franklin, as fond of music as science or politics, polished and sophisticated instrument a shaped glass cups attached to a wooden base and emitting a unique sound to the touch the edge of the. . . . .multimedia

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Die Soldaten at the Royal Theater

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    There are many artistic expressions that have tried to reflect one of the main features of the twentieth century in its most negative, the horror, aberration and evil man is capable of generating almost infinitely. And there have been many artists,. . . . .multimedia

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The Rover 1

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By Diego Manuel García Pérez.El Palau de Les Arts he has always shown interest in the young Verdi operas, having set in past seasons titles like: I due Foscari, Nabucco y Macbeth, to which it has been added Il Corsaro, with five performances that took place last 28 from. . . . .multimedia

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Gloriana 1 Real

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Daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth Tudor was dispossessed, with her sister Mary, their dynastic and secluded life rights in court. It was Catherine Parr, last wife of his father who, In addition to addressing humanistic training, Henry VIII got signed before. . . . .multimedia

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Aida 1

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Some of the most famous operas and performed the repertoire, They are not exactly the easiest to upgrade. We are used to seeing almost every major opera houses situated at different times, places and times. All but one, Aida. Almost impossible to place it in a different era referred to,. . . . .multimedia

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StreetScene-1

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Street scene, one of the great masterpieces of American musical theater, It began as a play by Elmer Rice awarded the Pulitzer in 1929.Y ended up falling to a Kurt Weill who came to the United States fleeing from Nazism and World War II. The German composer was fascinated. . . . .multimedia

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  The five performances of Peter Grimes that have taken place in the Palau de les Arts, They have resulted in a major victory, because of the excellent combination of scenery, stage direction, a magnificent orchestral performance, magnificent performance of the solo voices, well complemented by notable interventions by. . . . .multimedia

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<"Dead man walking" is one of the clearest examples of that opera serves, mainly, to tell stories. And it tells a story that sends us all into thinking corner. This is a work to reflect on many issues, the pain, the forgiveness, justice and. . . . .multimedia

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Maruxa

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Maruxa returned to his home, the Teatro de la Zarzuela, almost 47 years later. It was in this theater which premiered at 1914 when its composer, Amadeo Vives, He was artistic director of the Zarzuela. And back in style. When we entered, the sound of a bagpipe waiting for us. . . . .text complete

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DonCarlo1

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      just ten years ago it was represented for the first time El Palau de Les Arts, Verdi's Don Carlo, then with the excellent direction of Lorin Maazel disappeared They were still good times for Palau! This opera has again scheduled to officially open, last 9. . . . .multimedia

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The Wildcat 1

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He came back the Spanish opera "El Gato Montes" to the stage of the Teatro de la Zarzuela to celebrate the centenary of its composition. And he did under the direction of José Carlos Plaza scene and the music of Ramon Tebar, to give life to the score of. . . . .text complete

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Carmen

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Twenty years has this Carmen de Calixto Bieito finally arriving to the Royal Theater. Production more represented in the history of this opera, It comes with some controversy over "adjustments" that the art team has been forced to perform on supposedly offensive scenes. The changes have been. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Lucio Silla

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With only 14 years, and during a tour of the then kingdoms of Italy with his father, Mozart releases the first serious opera career, Mitridate, kings of Pontus. Such was the success that the young Mozart received another custom Teatro Regio Ducal in Milan,. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Mademe Butterfly at the Festival of Peralada

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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 a devastated Nagasaki by the explosion of. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Daniella Barcelona y Jessica Pratt en Tancredi

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Valencia's Palau de Les Arts, He has brilliantly closed the season with five performances of Rossini's Tancredi, they have gathered a great voice cast led by Daniela Barcellona as Tancredi and Jessica Pratt in the role of Amenaide, together with the excellent performance of the Valencian Community Orchestra. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Madama Butterfly

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Toward 1850 and after two half centuries of isolation, Japan is obliged to open to the world. It counts at the time with two important showcases, the Universal Exhibition in London (1862) Y, especially, the Paris (1867). In this last, draws the attention of. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Marina

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Marina is one of those Spanish reference works that all fans have recorded in its memory. Who does not sometimes hums his conocidísima "A drink, let's drink". It has also always been one of the most scheduled. The last time just four years ago in this same theater. Although. . . . .text complete

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Werther

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Werther is shown for the first time in El Palau de les Arst Valencia, in the course of five performances. Orchestra of Valencia, superbly directed by Hungarian Henrik Nánási, It has been the big winner. The results in both vocal and scenic plane have been more. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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The Golden Cockerel at the Teatro Real in Madrid

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Often children's stories serve to present so candid situations or unsavory characters, which they are used to provide a reflection or critical moralizing purposes. This is the case tale The Golden Cockerel, written by Aleksandr Pushkin, inspired by the Tales of the Alhambra in Washington. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Bomarzo

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About two hours drive north of Rome, It is the charming little medieval town of Viterbo, in the region of Lazio. On the outskirts of Viterbo, Bomarzo en, if levanta and Castello Orsini. Belonging to the Orsini, one of the most stale and illustrious families. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Lucrezia Borgia Arts

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Lucrezia Borgia of Gaetano Donizetti, It is shown for the first time in El Palau de les Arst and has been a real triumph for soprano Mariella Devia, who has offered a complete masterclass bel canto, going to all the vocal and performing demands of this complex and. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Rodelinda

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Rodelinda, one of the most beautiful operas of Händel first came to Real in what is now the season of big releases. The London 1725 It is the most cosmopolitan city in Europe. With more than a million inhabitants and unaware of the conflicts that. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Billy Budd

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Didficil to understand that one of the most important works of the twentieth century had not represented today in Madrid. Billy Budd, the most colorful work of Benjamin Britten, He arrived at the Royal Theatre of the hand of one of the most prestigious stage directors, Deborah Warner, which has. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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The Flying Dutchman

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“Hell on earth ", well it is known to the city of Chittagong, en Bangladesh. Place where is the biggest shipbreaking the world and where work is done very precariously. Where human life has value only but, at the same time, is. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Sicilian Vespers

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El Palau de les Doctor, He has started its new season with Vespri Siciliani I, one Verdi opera authentic appeal, though little known by the general public, as it is shown rarely. Only, its magnificent overture is often included as part of concert. So, for the Valencian coliseum. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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La clemenza de Tito at the Teatro Real Madrid

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“Turn away from our life everything that is not love ... ", They sing a duet Annio and Servilia in one of the most romantic moments of this opera. And very much in love you have to be to successfully enter the scenographic ice proposed by Ursel and Karl-Eenst-Rousset in their proposal of. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Angela Meade as Norma

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Not surprising that Norma, which they say is the masterpiece of bellcantismo, and one of the repertory operas, it has taken 102 years to be represented at the Teatro Real in Madrid. Bellini, bridge between classicism and romanticism, carried the morbid emotion of everyday life. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Placido Domingo and Michael Fabiano in I Due Foscari at the Teatro Real

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I due Foscari is one of the works composed by Verdi in so-called "galley years". So the composer himself referred to the seven years in which he composed no less than eleven operas. Does not about, much less, one of his best works. Not even. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Idomeneo, Mozart

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The Palau de les Arts in Valencia has made a strong commitment, by staging its own production, a Mozart opera Idomeneo as, King of Crete, little-known Spanish public, despite its high quality music, as it is usually represented very rarely, al. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Parsifal at the Teatro Real

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Parsifal, Wagner last composition, He was released from his exclusive contract with Bayreuth 31 December 1913. That night was premiered at the Liceu in Barcelona and the next day at the Teatro Real in Madrid. Written in turbulent times, perfectly reflects a world. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Luisa Miller

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Two performances were scheduled Royal Theatre Verdi Luisa Miller. A work unjustly considered minor in the repertoire. Perhaps because its composition, prior to the trilogy of Rigoletto, Il trovatore and La traviata placed it in the background. Verdi cuenta en esta ocasión con el libretista Friedrich. . . . .text complete

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Maria Jose Montiel Maria Moliner plays at the Teatro de la Zarzuela

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It is unusual brand an opera in Spain. I is even less so in the Teatro de la Zarzuela. And if opera is Spanish, more musical event, We talk almost a miracle. Maria Moliner is a character with enough packaging to star in a story. Packaging and Heroism. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Benjamin

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For a little ear given to the twelve-tone adventures like mine, nothing made him suspect that this Thursday 17 March would definitely conquered. Responsible for this surrender across rule has been the British composer George Benjamin and his work Written on skin. simply, a masterpiece.. . . . .text complete

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Liebesverbot

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The Liebesverbot, a rarity in the Wagnerian catalog, It is a perfect work to discover the origins of genius, It matured personally and musically very different ways in which we presented in this work. Sirbe también para desmontar algunas etiquetas que siempre han acompañado la figura del. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Magic Flute

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Credited is that the most critical situations extracted from each person his "self" most extraordinary. Applying this theory to a genius like Mozart and mixed with Masonic ideals, the result is one of the most sublime works of art of music. A work that, lejos de ser un. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Placido Domingo as Macbeth at Les Arts in Valencia Palau

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The new season of the Palau de Les Arst Valencia, It has started six successful performances of Verdi's Macbeth, played by Placido Domingo, with a massive public attendance, demonstrating the real pull of this incombustible singer, dedicated in recent years to baritone roles. Giuseppe Verdi sentía. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Alcina at the Teatro Real Madrid

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A baroque opera is always an event. First, and in the case of Alcina, for the excellence of their music. And secondly by the few opportunities we have to enjoy. One can say that Alcina was the final product after the bad relationship of two geniuses of Baroque music. Haendel. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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RobertpDevereux

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Old woman, Bald and Toothless. And it presents Elizabeth I librettist Salvadore Cammarano in fiction created for the opera Donizetti. A powerful woman, overcome by his grotesque decrepitude, although his subjects was always the embodiment of virtue. Iniciaba temporada el Teatro Real con Roberto. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Otello

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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- que podían presagiar lluvias con. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Placido Domingo

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He had scheduled the Royal Theatre to finish the season its traditional opera with Placido Domingo. It was Gianni Shicchi, Giacomo Puccini, which together with Goyescas, Granados teacher, together they form the poster for this end of year. The painful death of Sister Sunday, and the. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Fidelio at the Teatro Real

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“Since 1981 I have not run Fidelio and when I finished I said I would not do”. These words of Hartmut Haenchen, director musical de Fidelio 34 years later, perfectly describe the character and the difficulty of this work. Beethoven's only opera, de la que escribió tres versiones diferentes y. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Cosi fan tutte came to Liceu, which they say is not a Mozartian theater. Since we know very well what is to be or not mozartiano, in the case of a theater, we are left with the doubt. Who does not seem very Mozartian is the stage director of this production, Damiano Michieletto.. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Nabucco

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The seven performances of Nabucco, which they have taken place in the Palau de les Arts in Valencia, with a massive public attendance, They have been the real triumph of a season full of ups and downs and difficulties of all kinds. Nabucco is the third opera composed by Verdi, libretto by. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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scenery of the public at the Royal Theatre

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“irrepresentable work, made to be whistled ". With these words described his work García Lorca Public. What manifests the extraordinary complexity that hides the text. When Gerard Mortier took over the artistic direction of the Teatro Real, se empeñó en investigar y pensar sobre cuál sería el sustrato. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Hansel and Gretel

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A large packaging as a curtain hides the surprise and the magic of the story that recreate the music of Humperdinck and scenery Pelly. A production of Hansel and Gretel, since its premiere in Madrid 1901, there had again been represented in this Theatre. With. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Image of Death in Venice opera at the Royal Theatre

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When Benjamin Britten contacted by letter with Golo, the third son of Thomas Mann, to request your permission to write an opera based on his work Death in Venice, He did not suspect it would be his last work. Or maybe if. At the hearing this disturbing work not. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Plasson

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Last 16 December Teatro Real opened, concert version, Romeo and Juliet, Charles Gounod. A fantastic night of opera thanks, mainly, the baton of Maestro Michel Plasson. Obtuvo de la Orquesta un sonido refinadísimo y de una delicadeza y romanticismo que logró momentos cargados de. . . . .text complete

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Desirée Rancatore in the Daughter of the Regiment

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As rightly says Jaume Radigales in the playbill, "La Fille du Regiment opera is a delightfully useless ... This work shows that the opera can also be, definitely, espectáculo para todos los púbicos y para pasárselo bien sin intentar encontrar metafísicas estériles.” Y no resulta fácil elaborar. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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The Marriage of Figaro

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The Royal Theatre has started its season having to give explanations to the many changes that are taking the announced new season. Go ahead that the theater has experienced in recent months a complicated situation. The death of his former artistic director, Gerard Mortier, Y. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Andrea Chénier Jonas Kaufmann (Diego Manuel Garcia Perez-Espejo) Castle Peralada Festival has its XXVIII edition celebrado, with a program of high-rise, which opened 11 of July, recital with tenor and soprano Piotr Beczała Erika Grimaldi, con la Orquesta de Cadaqués dirigida. . . . .text complete

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“Dance risk of dissolving if it continues narcissistically contemplating herself .... The boundaries between theater, plastic, dance and literature are blurred in a mirror restores its enlarged image and, to some warped point of its own origins being and not being ballet, being and not. . . . .text complete

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Tales of Hoffman at the Royal Theatre

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E. T. A. Hoffmann (1776-1822), that writer, composer, orchestra director, tenor and remarkable jurist, He earned his greatest artistic recognition for his role as writer. He was part of the Romantic movement and his works, a disturbing style between humor and terror, They influenced the work of other recognized. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Lohengrin

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"This opera conquest throughout Europe in a very short time, and even Verdi attend, fascinated and hidden in a box, the premiere in Bologna, directed by his friend Mariani. The reasons are in sight: from a musical point of view, sounds are heard hitherto unknown,. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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isa Marcello

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The last Sunday 23 of March, at 18pm, National Dissemination Center Musical (CNDM) He is closing the current edition of its cycle UNIVERSE BAROQUE in the Symphony Hall of the National Music Auditorium with an unprecedented program in Spain: the version written in Rome 1720 Opera. . . . .text complete

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Alceste

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“Whoever wants to listen to music in 'my' operas to stay at home and put helmets ". With these words the set designer Krzysztof Warlikowski was dispatched in a recent interview on ABC. More than a declaration of intent, I would take this comment as a recommendation. It's about the. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Brokeback_Mountain

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“Normal people who love ". This is, essentially, the global vision that Mortier wants the public to remove Brokeback Mountain, whose opening has attracted an exceptional expectation. More than a hundred foreign journalists attended the world premiere 28 from January, and such interest must be attributed. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Violeta Urmana in the role of Isolde

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Human science is not able to understand. No experience can describe. Only the one who has been there knows what it means. Although there are no words to express it ". (John of the Cross) With these words Bill Viola tried to explain the true meaning that it has. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Celso Albelo en L'elisir d'Amore

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La historia de L'elisir d'amore of Gaetano Donizetti en el Real, It dates back to the early history of the Madrid Theatre. He went on stage for the first time 1851, one year after its opening by Queen Elizabeth II. Desde entonces es la ópera que más veces se. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Valkyrie

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THE BICENTENNIAL OF VERDI AND WAGNER, VERY PRESENT AT THE OPENING OF THE SEASON VALENCIANO Palau de les Arts. Although immersed in a deep economic crisis that has led to a drastic budget cut, as we pointed out to the media Helga Smith, máxima dirigente del valenciano Palau de. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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image of the opera The Indian Queen

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And finally comes to the Royal Theatre Purcell. It does so with one of his lesser-known works and represented, The Indian Queen. Y, as, surrounded by previous controversial. Especially by those who boast in the second or third production intentions. History decontextualise, ago the 500. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Rigoletto

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Interpret over 500 sometimes the same character without falling into the routine, It is more than a merit, It's art, craft and passion. Y Leo Nucci, sobrado of powers, at this stage of his life he is full of resources on scene, and also outside it. Sabe muy bien. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Conquest of Mexico

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The conquest of Mexico, German composer Wolfgang Rihm, It is one of the bets for this season's new artistic adviser now Royal Theatre, Gerard Mortier. A mortar that, with the usual enthusiasm, It gives a lecture on the work and its composer who can see and hear. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Wozzeck

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Wozzeck is a complex work that requires, among other things, a small initial dose of patience. Is an opera with constant challenges that must be overcome permanently. I can not say I liked it, but not otherwise. One can feel overwhelmed, restless, overwhelmed, and always espectante.. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Otello

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Much was the expectation that had generated the premiere of Otello by Zubin Mehta and Davide Livermore at the Palau de Les Arts. And timely and deserved success that has garnered. While others look inward, finding nothing, Les Arts ends its season with a magnificent. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Don Giovanni

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Mortier defends against the evident failure of Don Giovanni, saying that the Spaniards do not have ownership of the character, since this is universal, and also speaks of the right of Tcherniakov to expose their particular vision of the work. Of course, Sr. Mortar, missing more. Pero este Don. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Barber of Seville

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This Valencian Barber of Seville, with a very original and modern scenery of Paolo Fantin: and rotating building a popular neighborhood, where the eyes of viewers can scan, as in the case of casting James Stewart (Jeff. B. Jeffries), that was dedicated to look, from Rear Window,. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Juan Diego Florez

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Con The Pearl Fishers, Georges Bizet places on record, through his music, new artistic currents that were developed in Europe from the second half of the nineteenth century. Literature, painting and, music course, They reveal a new aesthetic. the drame. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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DiDonato

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March a very active at the Royal Theatre. Tras Cosi fan tutte de Mozart y Haneke, un Roberto Devereux de Donizetti, To listen to Edita Gruberova, Night of Real for the showcasing of Joyce DiDonato and, unbroken, Pearl Fishers of. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Cosi Fan Tutte

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And Haneke arrived in Madrid, to dirigir and "Cosi fan tutte" with 5 Oscar nominations and accompanied by considerable media hype. A, that fails to get used to the stage directors erected in only protagonists of current opera performances, I feared the worst. But no. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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I Due Foscari

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It has started the year VERDI, at 200 anniversary of his birth, and the Palau de Les Arts celebrates the anniversary with a title young Verdi I due Foscari, along six performances that began -exitosamente- last 24 from January, and will run until 8. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Perfect American

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The world premiere of an opera can be somewhat inconsequential (Faust-Ball see), or may be a special time, almost magical. What element makes the difference between the two situations? Definitely, quality and specific gravity of the author. Philip Glass is the essential element able to fulfill the expectations before. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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This expanded version of Mussorgsky Boris Godunov was expected at Real. But since the decision of its programming by the artistic direction, until its premiere this season, three years have elapsed, and in all this time, some issues have gone to more and others, inevitably, a. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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C(h)oeurs8

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Given that most of our principles, They are nothing more than prejudice, lay aside prejudice, even some principle and desvistamos to C(h)oeurs of all charges and political reference. Let's see what's left. He had presented its new production Teatro Real, C(H)oeurs, as the. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Iolanta Persephone

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IOLANTA. LA GRAN MENTIRASiempre me han fascinado las obras que fracasaron en su estreno”. Con estas palabras justifica Peter Sellars, entre otras razones, la elección de Iolanta para esta producción. A pesar de haber sido estrenada junto al Cascanueces, Iolanta no es una ópera para niños. Es el trabajo. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Lady Macbeth

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Chaos instead of music "composer" formalist ", He sentenced to 1936 Pravda on the successful Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, premiered at the Small Academic Theater of Leningrad 22 of January of 1934. After that sentence the official newspaper of the regime, and after learning that. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Pelleas et Melisande

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“One day at dusk found her crying next to a spring, in the forest where I had lost. I do not know your age, or who is, or where he comes, and I do not dare to question it must have been a great terror, and when asked what he has. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Tosca

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ahhhh….! Tosca! Scarpia says full of desire for her. A similar desire was the classic public of Real towards Tosca. Or to any great opera repertoire they could be an avant-garde way after season and culminated, Besides, by an intense and brilliant San Francisco de Asís.. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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San Francisco de Asis

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There were many challenges facing the Royal Theater with the production of Saint François d'Assise, only opera composer Oliver Messiaen. A monumental work, artistically and musically. An almost personal project of artistic director Gerard Mortier to, in his first season. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Krol Roger

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Who branded a scandal in Madrid premiere of the Król Roger de Warlikowski, It is that they have not attended real scandals in Real. This dissatisfaction of the public could well have another reading, besides his displeasure with the work, Mortier and slapped his next season. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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The blank page

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The Blank Page. "Betting on evolution, not for the revolution " (B. Bartok) The blank page is the first opera a composer premiered at the Royal Theater. He was commissioned to Pilar Jurado in politics that the theater has established to give way and promote new. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Rosenkavalier

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Der Rosenkavalier: “I love it had imposed in the appropriate manner” Salome controversy after last season, el Teatro Real ha estrenado la más importante ópera de Richard Strauss, Der Rosenkavalier. Strauss with libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal own, narra de manera cómica los enredos. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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The turn of the Screw

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The Turn of the Screw: “I am the hidden life that stretches when the candle goes out” En The Turn of the Screw (The turn of the Screw) we never know what the murky story that unfolds in a Victorian mansion in England 1840. A. . . . .text complete

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Mahagonny

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Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny: “Each bed is made in this world” Teatro Real, 19.50h. Is the season opener and the boxes are sparkling. The large central chandelier illuminates new and silky dresses that accompany the ladies scented that, at the same time,. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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Simon Boccanegra

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Verdi's music described as the intensity of a no intrigues resolved, almost always, in the most tragic way. Simon Boccanegra, written and reviewed by the teacher at maturity, is one of them. Real theater season is over 2009/2010 with Verdi's Simon Boccanegra. With. . . . .multimedia / text complete

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