Peralada Festival

Placido Domingo and Ermonela Jaho have staged this opera by Jules Massenet, concert version. It is the first time that this opera has been represented at the festival and has enjoyed an extraordinary cast: Placido Domingo (Athanaël), Jaho Ermonela (Thaïs), Jean Teitgen (Palémon), Elena Copons (Crobyle), Lida Vineyards (Myrtale), Maife Nogales (bees), Cristina Diaz (Servant) and Sara Blanch (the charming). They have been acompanyados by the Choir and Orchestra Headlines the Teatro Real in Madrid, …

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Peralada Festival

The oratorio Messa da Requiem by Verdi will open the curtain of the 32nd edition of the Castell de Peralada Festival organized by the Castell de Peralada Foundation. The Festival will be held from 5 July to 17 August with a total of 22 shows. Oriol Broggi theater director debut in the field of opera directing a new production of Mozart's The Magic Flute, new festival production ampurdanés, in an edition …

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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 from December, the new season 2017-18, with the presence in the cast of incombustible Placido Domingo as Rodrigo Marquis de Posa. Madrid singer …

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The Turn of the Screw

The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía enters the phantasmagoric world of 'The Turn of the Screw, Benjamin Britten, which has released the 2 of June, Theater in Martín i Soler. Davide Livermore, Mayor of Les Arts and responsible for the staging, and Christopher Franklin, director musical, They presented the third and final new production of the season 2016-2017 The Arts, interpreting artists Placido Center …

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La traviata in The Arts

Valentino Garavani signature dresses Violetta, made in the workshop of haute couture Maison Valentino. La Maison Valentino has designed costumes for Flora and Choir. Reassembling, created by Valentino Garavani and Giancarlo Giammetti for the Rome Opera, brings together an extraordinary artistic team: Valentino Garavani, signing dresses Violetta Valery, made in the workshop of haute couture Maison Valentino, House Valentino, which has …

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Davinia Rodríguez

He 13 November the career of the Spanish soprano Davinia Rodriguez takes a giant step: the addition to its repertoire of Lady Macbeth, of Giuseppe Verdi's opera Macbeth, considered one of the most complex and challenging roles in the whole repertoire. The Spanish singer will debut the character in Vienna, en el Theater an der Wien, nothing less than alongside Placido Domingo playing Macbeth. "Surely …

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

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 the best known. But there's something I due Foscari to be displayed more times than their quality and position …

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Overnight Arts

The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía celebrates nights 1 and 2 July double issue of their day's night open 'Nit Les Arts', with the cultural enclave goodbye to the activity open to the public until September. 'Nit Les Arts' offers technical and artistic exhibitions and performances live the Cor de la Generalitat Valenciana and the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana, …

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William Shakespeare

The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia dedicates its activity in June to celebrations 400 anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare with a program around his comedy "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and its various adaptations. Both operatic activity in the Main Hall, con “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, Benjamin Britten, as symphonic, in the Auditorium, concert-show "The dream of a night …

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Current opera

OPERA ACTUAL magazine, in Spanish only publication dedicated exclusively to opera in the world, He has celebrated its first 25 years of life and delivered its Awards 2016 with a party that has brought together the most important representatives of the sector. international stars like Jaime Aragall, Teresa Berganza, Montserrat Caballé, Josep Carreras, Placido Domingo, Juan Pons, Ainhoa ​​Arteta, José Bros, Isabel Rey, Maria Jose Montiel, Stefano Palatchi, Celso Albelo, Maybe Borja Rodriguez or Davinia did not want to leave …

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The next sunday, 21 February, will take place at the Royal Theater concert exhibition of the winners of Tenor Viñas, in his 53 edition, whose final took place last 23 January at the Gran Teatre del Liceu, He awarded the first prize for the American mezzosoprano J'nai Bridges. Next to her, The jury awarded two second prizes to the Italian soprano Selene Zanetti and Russian mezzo-soprano Yulia …

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Granada director Pablo Heras-Casado (Granada, 1977) will debut 30 from January 2016 with the Vienna Philharmonic in programming Mozart Week in Salzburg (Mozartwoche). It will be presented with a repertoire dedicated to Mendelssohn - Bartholdy as the first Spanish who faces the orchestra in history, after the directed Placido Domingo in a concert for Europe in the gardens of Schönbrunn ten years ago. Heras-Casado …

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He 21 of January of 2016, Plácido Domingo meets 75 years. To celebrate, Sony Classical releases the album anniversary The best of Plácido Domingo, a special selection of his extensive discography, which it includes more than 200 recordings. The quadruple CD covers almost half a century in the musical life of an artist of prodigious talent, much he loved and winner of multiple Grammys. Sunday launched his career as a baritone in the company of zarzuela …

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Placido Domingo as Macbeth at Les Arts in Valencia Palau

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 felt a special admiration for the plays of William Shakespeare, adapting his youthful days Macbeth, and in his bright senescence: Otello, Y …

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Placido Domingo

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 humor with which Puccini's work refers to death, They have led to the now baritone to suspend its participation in that work. …

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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 …

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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, …

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Celso Albelo

Celso Albelo debut the role of Percy, protagonist of the opera Anna Bolena by Donizetti, Wiener Staatsoper in his return to the main operatic scenario in which Austria has already been applauded him in other operas by Italian composer, como L'elisir d'amore y Roberto Devereux, in addition to La Sonnambula, Bellini. In this Viennese debut back with included, the days 10, 13, 17 Y 20 of April, it will do nothing less than next …

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